Recent presentations

THE 2014 NSBS ANNUAL MEETING AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

The Society’s 2014 Annual Meeting took place on June 14, 2014 at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. 

President’s Address: "Turning the Corner,” Tilly Pillay QC’s inaugural remarks to the province’s legal profession, upon becoming President of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society for the 2014-2015 year. See the video of Ms. Pillay’s address on the Society’s YouTube channel.

2014 Annual Meeting package: includes Professional Development Program and Minutes from the 2013 NSBS Annual Meeting. Also see the 2014 Annual Report, tabled at the AGM. 


THE 2013 NSBS ANNUAL MEETING

President’s Address: "The Year Ahead,” J. René Gallant’s inaugural remarks upon becoming President for the 2013-2014 year. See the video of Mr. Gallant’s address on the Society’s YouTube channel.


THE 2012 NSBS ANNUAL MEETING AND SCHULICH SCHOOL OF LAW PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

  • President’s Address (YouTube video – in full and in parts) – Watch Timothy G.J. Daley QC’s inaugural remarks to the province’s legal profession, upon becoming President of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society for the 2012-2013 year. 

- President’s Address – June 16, 2012 (14 minutes)
- Introduction (4:40)
The changing nature of practice (2:56)
Rural and small practice lawyer challenges (3:47)
Personal reflections on the value of the Nova Scotia Lawyers Assistance Program (4:07)

  1. The Revolution in the Delivery of Legal Services (YouTube video – part 1)
  2. The Revolution in the Delivery of Legal Services (YouTube video – part 2) 
  3. The Revolution in the Delivery of Legal Services (YouTube video – part 3) 
  4. The Revolution in the Delivery of Legal Services (YouTube video – part 4) 
    • ​PowerPoint presentation and speech
      Presented by Darrel I. Pink, Executive Director, Nova Scotia Barristers' Society, at the 2012 Annual Meeting, June 16, 2012 at the Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University