Chief Justice McLachlin Symposium I January 4th & 5th 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019 - 12:30 to Saturday, January 5, 2019 - 12:30


The Allard School of Law is pleased to host the Chief Justice McLachlin Symposium on January 4th and 5th at Allard Hall. Each session below qualifies for one hour of Continuing Professional Development Credit. If you would like to attend or have any questions, please contact Michelle Burchill.

Friday, January 4th

12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Noon-hour session with Chief Justice McLachlin - open to students, faculty and the public
Her talk is entitled: The future of law in a changing world
DLA Piper Lecture Hall, Room 104 ground floor of Allard Hall, light lunch provided

The following panels will take place in the Terrace Lounge, 4th floor of Allard Hall:

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Panel 1 : Living Leadership
Emmet Macfarlane
Catherine Dauvergne
The Hon. Thomas Cromwell, CC
DeLloyd Guth
UBC discussant: Mary Anne Bobinski 

3:45 pm – 5:15 pm
Panel 2 : The Canadian Idea
Richard Albert
Wade Wright
UBC discussant: Margot Young

Saturday, January 5th

9:00 am – 10:30 am
Terrace Lounge, 4th floor of Allard Hall, continental breakfast provided
Panel 3: Harmony
Marcus Moore
Peter Hogg
Hoi Kong 
UBC discussant:  Doug Harris

10:45 am – 12:15 pm
Panel 4: Judicial Virtues
Daniel Jutras
Noura Karazivan
Vanessa Ntaganda
Benjamin Berger
UBC discussant: Bruce MacDougall

12:15 pm – 12:30 pm
Wrap up with Marcus Moore/Daniel Jutras