A Step-By-Step Guide to Bringing a Motion


Tuesday, April 30, 2019 (9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.)

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CPD Hour(s)*
2 h 30 m Substantive
30 m Professionalism

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  • Jonathan Kulathungam
    Teplitsky, Colson LLP
​You have been asked to bring or defend a motion for a client. What do you do first? Unsure? This training session is the perfect place to start. Our presenters teach you how to gather the facts; review or prepare a Notice of Motion; and analyze, prepare, or respond to the factum and evidence to be relied upon. You also learn best practices for finding the right case law and preparing materials and legal submissions. Once you have the tools and prepare a plan, your way forward is much easier.
  • Learn how to prepare robust and effective materials
  • Parse ethical issues that may arise and create contingency plans
  • Learn the necessary ingredients for successful cost submissions


  • Jonathan KulathungamTeplitsky, Colson LLP
  • Amrita MannSimmons da Silva LLP
  • Jason WardWards Lawyers PC
  • Neil WilsonStevenson Whelton LLP
  • Jacqueline King, C.S.Shibley Righton LLP
  • Sean Zeitz, C.S.Lipman Zener Waxman LLP
  • The Honurable Benjamin GlusteinSuperior Court of Justice (Ontario)
  • Lisa MunroLerners LLP
  • Master Linda AbramsSuperior Court of Justice

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