Summary of Meetings: Civil Litigation - Okanagan
Number of Meetings Held: 2
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Guest Speaker: Michael Welsh, Q.C., Michael Welsh Mediation & Law
Meeting Title/Topic: Presenting and Arguing in the Supreme Court of Canada: My Experience
Synopsis: Michael Welsh, Q.C. takes us along on his journey to the Supreme Court of Canada in 2017, arguing for the Appellant (Mr. Alex) in R. v. Alex, 2017 SCC 37.
Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm (Pacific Time)
Guest Speaker: William McCallum (mediator and retired Master of the BC Supreme Court)
Gillian Dougans (Mediator and Partner at FH&P Lawyers)
Ronald J. Smith, QC (of Just Family Solutions)
Moderated by Robert Levin
Meeting Title/Topic: “Let’s Settle This”: Successful Mediation, Tips and Strategy
Synopsis: A panel of mediators outline what works (and what doesn't) for achieving success at mediation.
Comments and Observations of the Chair