17th Family Law Summit (Day Two)
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Wednesday, March 29, 2023 (9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.)

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Alternate date: Tuesday, December 19, 2023 [click to view options]

CPD Hour(s)
9 h Substantive
2 h Professionalism
1 h EDI Professionalism
  • Kelly D. Jordan, C.S.
    Kelly D. Jordan Family Law Firm
  • Shawn Richard, TEP
    A. Shawn Richard Family and Estate Law

Family law was impacted by the pandemic in a unique way. And now, in a changing legal landscape, you need to respond to new challenges with an innovative approach. Your family law community can help. Our informed speakers deliver an in-depth review, practical tips, guidance, and information designed to help you manage this complex and rapidly changing area of the law. Parenting, support, division of property, child protection, family violence, and more are covered. Don't miss out!

  • Hear from our judicial panel on oral and written advocacy
  • Get an update on torts and family law
  • Learn how to address mental health, reduce stress, and have a long meaningful career in family law
  • Find out how family law intersects with business, criminal, immigration, and tax law
  • Be aware of the latest issues in child protection law
  • Understand the impact of retirement on spousal support


  • Kelly D. Jordan, C.S.Kelly D. Jordan Family Law Firm
  • Shawn Richard, TEPA. Shawn Richard Family and Estate Law
  • Professor Nicholas Bala, LSMFaculty of LawQueen's University
  • Professor D.A. Rollie Thompson, K.C.Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University
  • The Honourable George R. StrathyFormer Chief Justice of Ontario
  • Marni PernicaAird & Berlis LLP
  • Vivian Alterman, MBA, CPA, CA, CBVap Valuations Limited
  • David FrenkelFrenkel Tobin LLP
  • Valarie MatthewsMcCarthy Hansen & Company LLP
  • Bhuvana RaiMors & Tribute Tax Law
  • Jonathan RichardsonRichardson Hall LLP
  • Kavita Bhagat, C.S.Kavita V. Bhagat Professional Corporation
  • Stephen Grant, LSM, Cert. F. ArbCounselMcCarthy Hansen & Company LLP
  • Tammy LawTammy Law Barrister & Solicitor
  • Mélanie VerdoneLegal CounselThe Children’s Aid Society of S.D.& G. (Cornwall)
  • Robert Halpern, C.S.Halpern Law Group
  • Shelly KalraKalra Family Law Professional Corporation

Registration Options

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