Criminal Law Refresher 2019


Saturday, May 11, 2019 (9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.)

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Alternate date: Thursday, November 28, 2019 [click to view options]

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

Additional Information

Page Count: 162

* Remember: You must attend CPD programs (in-person, live webcast, or live webcast replay) or view them on-demand to claim CPD Hours. Reading CPD materials alone does not qualify.

  • The Honourable Karen Erlick
    Ontario Court of Justice
  • Seth Weinstein
    Greenspan Humphrey Weinstein

An effective criminal law practitioner needs a solid grasp of the fundamentals. Could you use a refresher? Our presenters take you through the knowledge and skills necessary to be a successful criminal lawyer. Hear the latest on the initial client interview, disclosure, the pre-trial and trial process, and more. You also receive useful tips on etiquette and ethical dilemmas as well as how to manage, promote, and build your practice.

  • Learn the essentials for conducting the initial client interview and managing client expectations
  • Receive useful tips to effectively navigate the trial and handle sentencing issues
  • Hear the latest updates in case law and learn about new developments


  • The Honourable Karen ErlickOntario Court of Justice
  • Seth WeinsteinGreenspan Humphrey Weinstein
  • Lori Anne ThomasThomas Defence
  • The Honourable Patrice BandOntario Court of Justice
  • Nadia LivaBarrister and Solicitor
  • Jonathan ShimeCooper Sandler Shime & Bergman LLP
  • Jill MakepeaceGreenspan Humphrey Lavine
  • Jaime StephensonJaime Stephenson Professional Corporation
  • Jill WitkinCrown Law Office - CriminalMinistry of the Attorney General
  • Faisal MirzaMirza Kwok Lawyers In Association
  • Anthony MoustacalisBarrister and Solicitor
  • Neville GolwallaAssistant Crown Attorney, Crown Attorney's Office, TorontoMinistry of the Attorney General

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