Northwest Territories 2017 Intensive Trial Advocacy Course: Sept. 13-16, 2017

  • April 19, 2017

Save the date for this one-of-a-kind, practical learning experience, tailored to practicing law in Canada’s Territories and taking place in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories from September 13 to 16, 2017.

In this immersive, learn-by-doing format, you will have many opportunities to hone your advocacy skills in a supportive learning environment:

  • Examining a witness in chief and in cross
  • Objecting to improper questions
  • Entering exhibits
  • Qualifying and examining experts
  • Impeaching a witness

The program culminates with the opportunity for you to apply your skills acting as counsel in a half day mock trial. The trials will be held at the Northwest Territories Courts and presided over by experienced judges and lawyers, who will provide you with feedback on your performance.

Keep an eye on the Law Society of the Northwest Territories’ website for updates on registration opening:

Northwest Territories 2017 Intensive Trial Advocacy Course