Webinar: Responsible Lawyer Information Session

Date: May 30, 2024

Location: Online

More Info

You are invited to attend a Responsible Lawyer Information Session via Zoom on Thursday, May 30 at noon. While the session is specifically geared toward existing or future Responsible Lawyers, anyone interested in learning more about best practices and obligations relating to trust safety is welcome to attend.

The webinar is a refresher to review and better understand the trust safety obligations under Part 5 of the Rules of the Law Society of Alberta. Walking through the lifecycle of a trust account, the presenters will cover the Responsible Lawyer approval process (with or without a trust account), annual reporting requirements, prescribed financial record requirements and how to properly close a trust account when the time comes. Highlights of the top five compliance challenges for responsible lawyers will also be discussed.

A Q&A session will follow the presentation.

Event Details:

  • Date: Thursday, May 30
  • Time: Noon to 1 p.m.
  • Format: Webinar via Zoom

Register here to attend.

If you have any further questions about the webinar, contact Trust Safety.