Snapshot: Independent Legal Advice


This two-page reference sheet provides a brief overview on independent legal advice. It is designed to help lawyers determine whether independent legal advice is mandatory or recommended, and it identifies the elements of informed consent and provides tips for giving independent legal advice. Additionally, it includes the Law Society of Alberta guidelines and sample checklist for giving independent legal advice.  
This resource is part of a collection presented at LESA’s 6th Annual Law & Practice Update in Calgary on October 14 & 15, 2016.
This document is an electronic product in Adobe PDF format. Shortly after your purchase, you will receive an e-mail with instructions on how to download the complete PDF.