Canadian Elder Law Conference 2019 – CLEBC and CCEL
The 2019 Canadian Elder Law Conference, Bridging the gap: Elder law for everyone, will be held on November 14 and 15, 2019 at the Pan Pacific Hotel in Vancouver.
The event is designed for lawyers practising in the areas of elder law, family law, and wills, estates, and trusts. This conference may also be of interest to health care professionals, social workers, advocacy groups, financial trustees, and anyone concerned with the rights of older people.
WeirFoulds partner Clare Burns will speak on the topic of Capacity to Retain and Instruct Counsel, which will cover:
- practical strategies for working with clients with capacity issues
- representation agreements to support the conduct of litigation
- role of section 3 counsel in Ontario
- planning the conduct of a file around fluctuating capacity
Clare will speak with Kevin Love of the Community Legal Assistance Society, Vancouver.
Visit the conference website to learn more.