Event is to connect attendees with and for them to learn from colleagues across Canada. Attendees should leave better informed to be more effective in dealing with pressing legal issues from province to province as well as some key issues many local government lawyers face from homelessness to Covid-19 related matters. Also at session Life After Being a City Solicitor there will be discussion on ethical conduct and issues, as well as professionalism in a political environment.
Integrity – 2.1-1 A lawyer has a duty to carry on the practice of law and discharge all responsibilities to clients, tribunals, the public and other members of the profession honorably and with integrity.
Encouraging respect for the Administration of Justice – 5.6-1 A lawyer shall encourage public respect for and try to improve the administration of justice.
Honesty and Candour – 3.2-2 When advising clients, a lawyer shall be honest and candid.