Northwest Territories 2017 Intensive Trial Advocacy Course
September 13-16, 2017
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Save the date for this one-of-a-kind, practical learning experience, tailored to practicing law in Canada’s Territories and 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.
Watch the Law Society weekly bulletin for registration information closer to the course.