Sep 10, 2020 5:15 PM - 7:00 PM - Protecting the Record: Advice for Trial Lawyers from the Appeal’s Perspective
Toronto, Ontario M5G 1T3

This program is accredited for 30 minutes of Professionalism Content and 75 minutes of Substantive Content.

Are you an experienced trial lawyer who wants to take steps to improve your client’s position on a possible appeal? Are you new to trial work and would like to know what you can do to protect the record? Would you like some tips and tricks for success on what might be your first appeal? This program is designed to give you an appeal’s perspective so that you can maximize the conduct of a trial and improve your client’s position in the event of on appeal.

Our panel of appellate experts will share tips and advice on how counsel can improve their client’s position, as either appellant or respondent, by thinking ahead.

Topics will include:

  • Ensuring you get it all into evidence
  • Making objections clearly on the record
  • Preparing for the appeal while you prepare for trial


  • Justice Bradley Miller, Court of Appeal for Ontario
  • Shantona Chaudhury, Pape and Chaudhury LLP
  • Cynthia Kuehl, Lerners LLP


  • Jennifer L. Hunter, Lerners LLP

Program details

Thursday, September 10, 2020

5:15 – 7:00 p.m. 

ZOOM Webinar - 2 steps registration. You will receive the details to join in your confirmation email.

This program is accredited for 30 minutes of Professionalism Content and 75 minutes of Substantive Content.

Please, note that if you are joining the Webinar by phone only, you will need to let us know the telephone number used, so that we can mark your attendance in our CPD records. If you are ever audited we will need to verify your attendance against our records.

Registration Fee:

Members: $50.00 + HST 

Member Licensing Candidates and New Calls: $20.00 + HST 

Friends of the TLA: $120.00 + HST 

Non-Members: $120.00+HST

Complimentary tickets are available for Law School Students. Please contact Sandra Porter at

No refunds after September 3, 2020. An administrative fee of $25.00 will be applied to all cancellations.

The views and opinion expressed by speakers are their own and may not represent the views and opinions of the Toronto Lawyers Association.

This organization has been approved as an Accredited Provider of Professionalism content by the Law Society of Ontario

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