**Please note the location has changed from 265 Notre Dame to 433 Main Street.

Find out what a Legal Assistant's Role is in Civil Litigation

Civil litigation refers to disputes between insurers, large corporations, small businesses and/or individuals. Lawyers working in civil law often deal with cases concerning:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Class actions
  • Construction litigation
  • Contractual disputes
  • Debt collection
  • Labour and employment matters
  • Health law
  • Insurance litigation
  • Intellectual property disputes
  • Personal injury claims
  • Regulatory/Governmental affairs
  • Wills, Estates and Trusts litigation
If you are interested in learning more about the role of the Legal Assistant within this area of practice, you are invited to our upcoming industry talk.

Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: 433 Main Street - 13th Floor
Speaker: Paul Brett, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP

Paul Brett's practice is restricted to civil litigation and transportation matters arising in the Provinces of Ontario, Manitoba, and Saskatchewan. Paul conducts a general civil litigation practice with an emphasis on agribusiness and food liability matters, insurance defence, coverage and regulatory matters, including general liability, errors and omissions, products liability, life and health, reciprocal exchanges and motor transportation law. [Source: TDS LLP website]


Please check in at the Reception Desk and they will provide you with further direction.

This event is open to the public and free to attend.  If you are interested in becoming a Legal Assistant and want to learn more about the field, we invite you to attend.  Seating is limited, please RSVP by filling the form below or by calling 204.943.5661 ext 328.

We hope to see you there!

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