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Young Lawyers Conference (Calgary)

May 28, 2020 | 9:00 amMay 29, 2020 | 4:30 pm

$695 – $795

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Young lawyers face unique challenges and opportunities. Examine substantive law, practice management, client relationship management, ethical issues, and other topics in this interactive conference.

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Early Bird Price: $695 + GST (Register on or before April 14, 2020)
Regular Price: $795+ GST

NOTE: The materials for this program will be provided in electronic format.

Co-Chairs Biographies

Rahim Vasanji

Rahim practices primarily in family law. His experience includes working with clients on a range of divorce matters including child support, spousal support, custody/access/parenting issues, and matrimonial property division. Rahim represents his clients’ interests in a variety of forums and settings, including courtroom litigation and alternative dispute resolutions, through mediation and arbitration.

Understanding the emotional and stressful toll family law matters have on clients, Rahim brings a unique and candid perspective to his practice by taking a client-centric approach to implement strategies specific to each client’s particular situation.

When he isn’t practicing law, Rahim enjoys spending time with his family and cheering on the Calgary Flames.

EDUCATION:

Diploma in Finance – SAIT

Bachelor of Kinesiology – University of Calgary

Juris Doctor – Western University

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

Member, Canadian Bar Association

Member, Law Society of Alberta

Volunteer, Ismaili Ball Hockey League

 

 

Carolyn Hogan

Carolyn Hogan is a member of Miller Thomson’s Corporate Tax, Private Client Services and M&A groups. Her areas of focus are corporate and personal tax planning, tax-efficient corporate transactions and reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions of private corporations, tax dispute resolution, and private client services. Before joining Miller Thomson, Carolyn articled and practiced at a small boutique tax firm in Calgary. Carolyn completed the Chartered Professional Accountants In-Depth Tax Course in 2017 and has recently completed a Master of Laws (LLM) in Taxation from Osgoode Hall Law School.

 

 

 

Kimberley Hirsch

Kimberley Hirsch practices in a small firm in Sherwood Park covering a variety of areas. As a 2018 call the small firm experience has allowed her to work with clients on a range of divorce matters, estate matters, corporate and commercial transactions, as well as civil litigation. Being in a small firm has allowed Kimberley to acquire skills in both litigation and solicitor work, as days can encompass morning family chambers applications and afternoon share purchase agreement negotiations.

 

EDUCATION:

Bachelor of Kinesiology – University of Calgary

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science – University of Alberta

Honors LLB  – City, University of London

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT:

Member, Canadian Bar Association

Member, Law Society of Alberta

Volunteer, Elizabeth Fry Society

 

Details

Start:
May 28, 2020 | 9:00 am
End:
May 29, 2020 | 4:30 pm
Cost:
$695 – $795
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Venue

SAIT – Heritage Hall
1301 16 Ave NW
Calgary, Alberta T2M 0L4 Canada
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Website:
https://www.sait.ca/about-sait/campus/campus-map

Tickets

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