How to Practice Family Law and Not Go Crazy (Lake Louise)

Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise 111 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise, Alberta

One of the most challenging parts of family law is ensuring you are running a successful practice. Develop strategies and discover ways to enhance your practice so you can continue to serve your clients in the best way possible.

$495.00 – $545.00

Family Law Contracts (Edmonton)

Sutton Place Hotel 10235 101 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Explore a wide variety of family law contracts including prenuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, and property settlement agreements. Understand how to negotiate, draft, and challenge them.

$296.25 – $445.00

Family Law Contracts (Calgary)

Fairmont Palliser 133 9 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta

Explore a wide variety of family law contracts including prenuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, and property settlement agreements. Understand how to negotiate, draft, and challenge them.

$296.25 – $445.00

Family Property Act (Calgary)

The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre 1000 Glenmore Court SE, Calgary, Alberta

Consider recent updates to the Matrimonial Property Act and the Family Law Act. Learn about legislative changes to the division of property owned jointly by married and non-married people.

Free – $445.00

Family Property Act (Edmonton)

Sutton Place Hotel 10235 101 St NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Consider recent updates to the Matrimonial Property Act and the Family Law Act. Learn about legislative changes to the division of property owned jointly by married and non-married people.

Free – $445.00

Family Law Trial Fundamentals (Edmonton)

Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre 11727 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Review family law trial fundamentals and develop the confidence to run a family law trial from commencement, to trial book preparation, to trial conduct.

$296.25 – $445.00

Independent Legal Advice – Adjusting the Duty of Care to Different Transactions – Webinar

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. The recording is now available as a Webinar on Demand.  The duty of care fluctuates from transaction to transaction when giving independent legal advice. One size does not fit all. Learn how to identify and set the obligation, and how to fix the commensurate fee. Explore …

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$125.00

Family Law Fundamentals – Webinar

About Faculty About This event occurred in the past. Click here for the on-demand version. In the first few years of family law practice, lawyers can greatly benefit from both substantive law knowledge and practice management skills to assist them in effectively managing matters. Join experienced practitioners to explore family property, child support, spousal support, family …

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$258.75 – $345.00

Anti-Racism Education for Legal Professionals – Webinar

About Faculty About Date: September 9, 2021Time:  1:00 PM–3:30 PMPrice: ComplimentaryThis program will provide you with a toolkit to identify, unpack, and intervene in systemic racism within legal institutions and your own practice, and is applicable to anyone working within the legal profession. Moving beyond a diversity and inclusion lens, this session encourages members of the …

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Free

Basic Collaborative Law (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty Agenda About Dates: September 15–17, 2021 Price: $895 + GST Venue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue This program has limited enrollment. Learn methods for dispute resolution that encourage mutual respect, allow for open communication, utilize a problem-solving approach, as well as identify and address the interests and concerns of all parties, including …

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Free – $895.00

Advanced Legal Writing Part 1 (Livestream)

About Faculty About Date: October 6, 2021Time:  12:00 PM–3:15 PMPrice:  $225 + GST This is the livestream registration page for Advanced Legal Writing Part 1. If you would like to purchase the in-person ticket to this event, please navigate to Advanced Legal Writing Part 1 (Edmonton).  Communication is integral to the practice of law. Having the skill set and knowledge base to …

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$168.75 – $225.00

Advanced Legal Writing Part 1 (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty About Date: October 6, 2021Time:  12:00 PM–3:15 PMPrice:  $225 + GST Venue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue This is the in-person registration page for Advanced Legal Writing Part 1. If you would like to purchase the livestream ticket to this event, please navigate to Advanced Legal Writing Part 1 (Livestream). Communication is integral to the practice of law. Having …

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$168.75 – $225.00

Family Property Problems for Paralegals (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: October 20, 2021Time:  12:00 PM – 1:30 PMPrice:  $95 + GSTThis program will explore problems and practical solutions for family law paralegals.Topics will include:– Disclosure: How to prepare and what you should be thinking about when building the file– Family Property Statements: What to pay attention to so you don’t get stuck– How …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Financial Statements – Learn to Swim (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: October 21, 2021Time:  12:00 PM – 1:30 PMPrice:  $95 + GSTPut on your water wings and finally learn to read financial statements! This introductory course will present the concepts and terminology foundational to understanding a business’ financial reports. No prior experience necessary. You may also be interested in Financial Statements – Deeper Dive where …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Advanced Legal Writing Part 2 (Livestream)

About Faculty About Date: October 27, 2021Time:  12:00 PM – 3:15 PMPrice:  $225 + GST If you attended Part 1 and wish to register for Part 2, please contact [email protected] is the livestream registration page for Advanced Legal Writing Part 2. If you would like to purchase the in-person ticket to this event, please navigate to Advanced Legal Writing Part 2 …

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Advanced Legal Writing Part 2 (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty About Date: October 27, 2021Time:  12:00 PM – 3:15 PMPrice:  $225 + GSTVenue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue If you attended Part 1 and wish to register for Part 2, please contact [email protected] is the in-person registration page for Advanced Legal Writing Part 2. If you would like to purchase the livestream ticket to this event, please …

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Family Law Appeals 2-Day Series – Webinar

About Faculty About Date: October 28, 2021 & November 18, 2021Time:  12:30 PM – 4:00 PMPrice:  $345 + GST This is the registration page for Family Law Appeals (2-day webinar series). Registration includes both days. Discuss appellate practice in family law matters. Consider procedural and substantive issues on appeals from arbitration awards, appeals from Provincial Court to the Court of Queen’s Bench, …

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$258.75 – $345.00

Business Issues in Family Law – Part 1 (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: November 2, 2021Time: 12:00 PM–4:00 PMPrice:  $225 + GST Business issues frequently arise in family law matters, but some family lawyers may find themselves struggling to understand them or advance their clients’ interests. Join an esteemed faculty to explore topics such as:Part 1 1. Disclosure: Michelle Mackay, Bruyer & Mackay LLP2. Brief Overview of Financial …

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$168.75 – $225.00

Financial Statements – Deeper Dive (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: November 4, 2021Time:  12:00 PM – 1:30 PMPrice:  $95 + GSTSuit up and learn the tools for effective financial statement analysis! Assess key issues in balance sheet accounts, consider what estimates and judgements could have manipulated the results, dive into financial statement ratios, and consider approaches to business valuation. You may also be interested …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Business Issues in Family Law – Part 2 (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: November 9, 2021Time:  12:00 PM–4:00 PMPrice: $225 + GST Business issues frequently arise in family law matters, but some family lawyers may find themselves struggling to understand them or advance their clients’ interests. Join an esteemed faculty to explore topics such as:Day 1 (Separate registration required)1. Disclosure: Michelle Mackay, Bruyer & Mackay LLP2. Brief …

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$168.75 – $225.00

Mediation of Family & Divorce Conflicts (Calgary)

Best Western Village Park Inn 1804 Crowchild Trl NW, Calgary, Alberta

About Faculty About Dates: November 15–19, 2021 Price: $1,995 + GST Venue: Best Western Village Park Inn | 1804 Crowchild Trail NW This program has limited enrollment.  Mediation is increasingly important in the practice of family law. Receive 40 hours of intensive, hands-on skills training in this in-depth, 5-day program. Topics include: • 5-stage mediation model • Techniques …

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Free – $1,995.00

Family Law Appeals 2-Day Series – Webinar

About Faculty About Date: October 28, 2021 & November 18, 2021 Time:  12:30 PM – 4:00 PM Price:  $345 + GST This event is a two-day series and can only be purchased as a bundle. Please click here to access the registration page. Discuss appellate practice in family law matters. Consider procedural and substantive issues on appeals from arbitration awards, …

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Interest Based Negotiations (Edmonton)

LESA Office Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta

About Faculty About Dates: November 25 – 28, 2021 Time: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PMPrice: $1,595 + GSTVenue: LESA’s Program Space | 1401, 10088 102 Avenue NWThis program has limited enrollment.Learn about principled negotiation and how it differs from adversarial negotiation in this 4-day course. Family law issues are the context for learning and application, but this …

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Free – $1,595.00

The Winds of Change: Developments in Pension Law (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: January 12, 2022Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PMPrice:  $395 + GSTUpdate: This program will be offered online as a webinar only.Join us for a full-day program to review pension law in Alberta, including recent legislative changes. This program will explore the common pension plans in Alberta and how pension plans typically operate, including …

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$296.25 – $395.00

Understanding Domestic Violence and Coercive Control for Family Lawyers (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: January 27, 2022 Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Price:  $395 + GST Using the foundation of the Duluth Model of Power and Control, learn about the various tactics that those who cause harm use to establish a dynamic of coercive control in alignment with the definition of family violence in the Divorce …

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$296.25 – $395.00

Managing Conflict in Parenting Coordination Processes (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: February 15, 2022Time:  12:00 PM – 1:30 PMPrice: $95 + GSTExplore strategies for managing conflict in parenting coordination processes. Consider enforcement and compliance issues and ways that the parenting coordination process can be adapted and streamlined to reduce conflict. The skills discussed in this webinar will be useful for anyone who practices …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Child Support: Where CRA and the Courts Diverge (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: April 12, 2022Time:  12:00 PM–1:30 PM Price:  $95 + GSTExpenses allowed by Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) can be added back to an individual’s income by the court if the expenses have a personal benefit. Review the Federal Child Support Guidelines and existing caselaw to gain a greater understanding of which expenses are commonly added back by …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Designing Family Law Arbitration Processes: Managing Time, Efficiency, and Cost (Webinar)

About Faculty About Date: April 26, 2022 Time:  12:00 PM – 1:30 PM Price: $95 + GST Many lawyers taking family law files to arbitration assume that hearings will be conducted as private simulacra of trials. While they certainly can, and there are files that benefit from this approach, it is possible, and often preferable that …

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$71.25 – $95.00

Through the Eyes of a Child: Towards a Child-Centred Approach to Representing Children (Livestream)

About Faculty About Date: May 26, 2022Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PMPrice:  $395 + GSTThis is the registration page for Through the Eyes of a Child: Towards a Child-Centred Approach to Representing Children (Livestream). This program is also being offered in Edmonton.Topics will include:– What we do and how we do it:– Role of counsel and best practices– Steps …

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$296.25 – $395.00

Through the Eyes of a Child: Towards a Child-Centred Approach to Representing Children (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty About Date: May 26, 2022Venue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PMPrice:  $395 + GSTThis is the registration page for Through the Eyes of a Child: Towards a Child-Centred Approach to Representing Children (Edmonton). This program is also being offered as a livestream.Topics will include:– What we do and how we do it:– …

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$296.25 – $395.00

Advanced Negotiation Techniques for Family Lawyers (Calgary)

Residence Inn by Marriott Calgary Downtown/Beltline 610 10 Avenue SW, Calgary, Alberta

About Faculty About Date: June 2, 2022 Venue: Residence Inn by Marriott Calgary Downtown/Beltline | 610 10 Avenue SW Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Price:  $395 + GST This is the in-person registration page for Calgary. We are also offering this program in Edmonton. Learn the science behind competitive negotiations and develop techniques to respond to aggressive …

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$296.25 – $395.00

Family Law Issues for Paralegals (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty About Date: June 10, 2022 Venue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Price:  $355 + GST This is the registration page for Family Law Issues for Paralegals (Edmonton). This program is also being offered as a livestream program. Explore common issues that may arise when working on family law files as …

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$355.00

Advanced Negotiation Techniques for Family Lawyers (Edmonton)

LESA's Program Space Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue

About Faculty About Date: June 14, 2022 Venue: LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue Time:  9:00 AM – 4:30 PM Price:  $395 + GST This is the in-person (Edmonton) registration page. Learn the science behind competitive negotiations and develop techniques to respond to aggressive negotiation tactics and emotionally-charged circumstances. Explore offer-concession strategies and build a toolbox that you …

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$296.25 – $395.00
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