HLA’s New Lawyers’ Subcommittee presents..

New Lawyers' Seminar

Thursday, September 2nd, 2021 | 1:00 pm to 4:00 p.m.

Available Through Zoom

 Planning Committee: Lyndsay Butlin, George Street Law Group & Augustine Krawchenko, Krawchenko Law


Please click here for the registration form.

Welcome from the Bench

Presented by: Madam Justice Liza Sheard, Superior Court of Justice

Representing the Criminal Client

Presented by: Lauren Wilhelm, Paquette Wilhelm LLP


 Legal Aid Ontario

Presented by: Lina Vyas, Legal Aid Ontario


Solicitor’s Panel: A Day in the Life

Presented by:
Matt Campbell, Bayfront Law

& David Van Der Woerd, Ross & McBride

Alyson Sweetlove, George Street Law Group

Moderated by:
Augustine Krawchenko, Krawchenko Law


 Effectively Speaking to Motions
Presented by: Nicole Chutko, Agro Zaffiro LLP

 Promoting Mental Health and Wellness
Presented by: Shawn Erker, LAWPRO

A Day in the Life of the Articling Student
Presented by: Jennifer Seidel, Gowling WLG

 Family Law Perspective
Presented by: Nigel Smith, Nigel Smith Family Law


This program contains 

Total 3.0 Hours

1.75 Substantive Hours

1.25 Professionalism Hours

This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of  Professionalism Content by The Law Society of Ontario