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Intensive Trial Advocacy Course 2017

Northwest Territories 2017 Intensive Trial Advocacy Course

September 13-16, 2017

Yellowknife, Northwest Territories

This program is fully booked. If you would like to be placed on a waiting list pending possible cancellations, please contact

This one-of-a-kind, practical learning experience, tailored to practicing law in Canada’s Territories will be taking place in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories from September 13 to 16, 2017.

In this immersive, learn-by-doing format, you will have many opportunities to hone your advocacy skills in a supportive learning environment:

  • Examining a witness in chief and in cross,
  • Objecting to improper questions,
  • Entering exhibits,
  • Qualifying and examining experts,
  • Impeaching a witness.

The program culminates with the opportunity for you to apply your skills acting as counsel in a half day mock trial. The trials will be held at the Northwest Territories Courts and presided over by experienced judges and lawyers, who will provide you with feedback on your performance.

The registration form for the course can be found here.