• 18th Annual Advocacy Conference

    Thursday, December 6th 2018
    9:00 a.m. - 4:35 p.m.
    The Hamilton Convention Centre
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • Employment Law Seminar

    Thursday, November 15th 2018
    2:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
    7th Floor Jurors' Lounge
    John Sopinka Courthouse
    (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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  • Members Appreciation Lunch

    Friday, November 30th 2018
    12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    5th Floor Lawyers' Lounge, Suite 500
    John Sopinka Courthouse
    (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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  • Public Education Event

    Wednesday, January 23 2019
    12:30 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
    McMaster Student Centre - Room 311
    (1280 Main Street West, Hamilton)

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  • 17th Annual Estates & Trusts Seminar

    Wednesday, February 6th 2019
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    The Hamilton Convention Centre
    (1 Summers Lane, Hamilton)

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  • 14th Annual Commercial Litigation Law Seminar

    Wednesday, March 6th 2019
    9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
    Sheraton Hamilton Hotel - East Ballroom
    (116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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Events CPD

UPCOMING EVENTS & CPD PROGRAMS

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November 14
2018

Substantive: 0.5h
Professionalism: 1.0h*

** Professionalism credit may be eligible to convert to 1.0 Substantive Hour

Estate Litigation Discussion; Teixeira v. Markgraf Estate, 2017 ONCA 819

WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 14, 2018
12:00 p.m. –  1:30 p.m.
The John Sopinka Courthouse (45 Main Street East, Hamilton)
7th Floor Juror’s Lounge

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For more information, please contact Michelle Hudecki at 905-522-1563 ext. 232

November 15
2018

Sub.:1.5h Prof.: 0.5h

The 15th Annual Employment Law Seminar

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15th, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
The John Sopinka Courthouse, 7th Floor Juror’s Lounge
(45 Main Street East, Hamilton)

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

November 26
2018

17th Annual Sopinka United Way Legal Luncheon

Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen's
1 Summers Lane, Hamilton
Speaker:  The Honourable Mr. Justice Rowe, Supreme Court of Canada

November 27
2018

1;00 Substantive Hour

Inter-jurisdictional Support Orders Issues

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Family Court, Courtroom #2
55 Main Street West, Hamilton

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For more information, please contact Karen Cooper at 905-522-1563.

November 28
2018

 Sub.:1.25h

New Lawyers' Roundtable

12:15 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7th Floor Jurors Lounge - John Sopinka Courthouse
(6 Main Street East, Hamilton) 

For more information, please contact Rebecca Lane at 905-522-1563

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November 30
2018

Annual Members' Appreciation Lunch

12:00-2:00 pm
John Sopinka Court House, Suite 500

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December 06
2018

Substantive: 4.25h 
Professionalism: 0.5h
EDI Professionalism 1.5h

18th Annual Advocacy Conference

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6th, 2018
9:00 am - 4:35 pm
The Hamilton Convention Centre
(1 Summers Lane)

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For more information, please contact Rebecca Lane at 905-522-1563 

December 06
2018

EDI Professionalism 1.5h

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Professionalism Session

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6th, 2018 
10:20 am - 1:20 pm 
The Hamilton Convention Centre
(1 Summers Lane)

*This EDI Professionalism Session is open to HLA members only.  
*This session is included with the 18th Annual Advocacy Conference. Please register using the Advocacy Conference registration form if you plan on attending the entire day.

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December 13
2018


The program contains 3.00 Professionalism Hours 

CPD Video Replay

THURSDAY DECEMBER 13, 2018
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
5th Floor back of the library- John Sopinka Courthouse
(45 Main Street East, Hamilton) 

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12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.  Video 1 – Succession Planning for the Legal Practitioner
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.    Video 2 – The First Client Interview

For more information, please contact Michelle Hudecki at 905-522-1563 ext. 232

January 11
2019

Milne Estate Decision

FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 2019
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7th Floor Jurors Lounge - John Sopinka Courthouse
(45 Main Street East, Hamilton) 

For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

January 17
2019

 Professionalism: 2.0 h

Mentoring Night

5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Mills Hardware 
(95 King Street East, Hamilton) 

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For more information, please contact Rebecca Lane at 905-522-1563

January 23
2019

Public Education Event

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23rd, 2019
12:30 p.m. - 1:10 p.m.
McMaster Student Centre — Room 311
(1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON L8S 4S4)

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

January 31
2019

Substantive: 1.5h 
Professionalism: 1.5h

Advocacy Skills Workshop

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7th Floor Jurors Lounge - John Sopinka Courthouse
(6 Main Street East, Hamilton)  

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For more information, please contact Rebecca Lane at 905-522-1563

February 06
2019

Sub.:2.0h Prof.: 1.0h

The 17th Annual Estates & Trusts Seminar

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 6th, 2019
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
The Hamilton Convention Centre
(1 Summers Lane)

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

February 28
2019

SOLICITORS' DINNER

The Hamilton Club 6 Main Street East, Hamilton
Cocktails at 5:30 p.m.  •  Dinner at 6:30 p.m.

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 

March 06
2019

Sub.:3.50h Prof.: 0.5h

The 14th Annual Commercial Litigation Law Seminar

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 6th, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Sheraton Hotel Hamilton - East Ballroom
(116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 ext. 233

April 18
2019

ANNUAL DINNER

The Art Gallery of Hamilton
123 King Street West, Hamilton
(The Joey and Toby Tanenbaum Pavilion)
 
Cocktails at 5:30 p.m.  •  Dinner at 6:30 p.m.
Bring your spouse, significant other or friend!

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For more information, please contact Kristjana Frani at 905-522-1563 

AUDIO REPLAY

The HLA is now offering a CPD Audio Replay titled "Winding Up Your Law Practice".  This program contains 1 Professionalism Hour.  

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For more information, please contact Riane Leonard at 905-522-156






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