Registration is Open | LESA’s Corporate/Commercial Refresher (2024)

Registration is now open for LESA’s Corporate/Commercial Refresher: Transactions and Litigation. Join us May 25, 2024 at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise in Lake Louise, Alberta for several days of learning and networking.

LESA Refresher 2024
LESA Refresher 2024 | Corporate/Commercial: Transactions and Litigation
  • Solicitors and Litigators – Business Advisors, Scope, and Ethical Concerns
  • Gain the Edge! ® Negotiation Strategies for Lawyers
  • Carbon & ESG Disclosure Regulations
  • Fraud Litigation
  • ADR: Arbitration Clauses & More
  • Litigation of USAs
  • M&A issues for small and medium-sized businesses
  • Oppression Remedies
  • Agricultural Lending & Enforcement
  • Bankruptcy & Insolvency Issues
  • Streamlined Trials in Commercial Disputes
  • PPSA Update

Receive 3 hours of negotiation training by Marty Latz – internationally recognized expert negotiator. This training is available to in-person attendees only; it will not be recorded nor available as an on-demand program after the conference. See the Negotiation Training tab above for more information.

Organizing Committee

Catherine Gerrits, Dunphy Best Blocksom LLP
Jeremiah Kowalchuk, Field Law
Dana Nowak, MLT Aikins LLP
Kirsty Sklar, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Prof. Bryce Tingle KC, University of Calgary, Faculty of Law

We wish to thank Justice Kevin Feth (ABCA) and Justice Darren J. Reed (ABKB) for their service as members of the Organizing Committee until the time of their appointments to their respective Courts.


Elizabeth Aspinall, Bennett Jones LLP
Paul Barbeau, McMillan LLP
Rick Billington KC, Billington Barristers
Justice Feasby, Court of King’s Bench
Prof. Anna Lund, University of Alberta
Bailey Rivard, MNP LLP
Denise Weeres, Alberta Securities Commission
Prof. Rod Wood, University of Alberta
Beth Younggren, Dunphy Best Blocksom LLP

Additional faculty information will be added when available.

Registration & Details

Dates: May 2–5, 2024
Venue: Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
Early Bird Price: $1,895 + GST

Early bird pricing ends on March 1, 2024.

To register, click here.

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