The Eight-Minute Environmental Lawyer 2023


Wednesday, October 4, 2023 (9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.)

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

Additional Information

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  • John Georgakopoulos, C.S.
    Willms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
  • Ramani Nadarajah, C.S.Counsel
    Canadian Environmental Law Association

As you have been busy navigating the pandemic recovery period, environmental law continues to change and evolve. This program is your fast track to key updates in environmental law cases, legislation, and policy to end your year "in the know". Our seasoned presenters also share practical insights and practice management tips to help you serve your clients effectively.

  • Get updates on the excess soil regime
  • Learn about emerging contaminants (PFAS) and how they are being regulated 
  • Review best practices for preserving privilege when working with clients and consultants
  • Hear about topics submitted to the faculty by you and your fellow practitioners


  • Nicholas AdamsonLegal Services Branch, Ministry of the Environment, Conservation and ParksMinistry of the Attorney General
  • Krista BarfootSLR Consulting (Canada) Limited
  • Janet Bobechko, C.S.WeirFoulds LLP
  • Joseph Castrilli, C.S.Canadian Environmental Law Association
  • Nicholas DaubeResilient LLP
  • Patrick DuffyStikeman Elliot LLP
  • Jennifer FairfaxOsler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Tamara Farber, C.S.Miller Thomson LLP
  • Lana Finney, C.S.Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Danielle GallantEcojustice
  • Talia GordnerMcMillan LLP
  • Anna JohnstonWest Coast Environmental Law
  • Alessia Petricone-WestwoodWillms & Shier Environmental Lawyers LLP
  • Gajan SathananthanMcCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Priyanka VittalIn-House Legal CounselGreenpeace Canada
  • Diana WeirNorton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Sarah WhitmoreTorys LLP

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