DECEMBER 8, 2017 LAW SOCIETY xxi
JANUARY 16 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
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A Lawyer’s Guide to
Pleadings can secure your litigation strategy or—if you
fail to consider all possible claims, parties, and relief
sought—undermine it. It’s important to imagine the
desired result and all the paths that could lead to it at
the drafting stage. Our presenters help you to do this,
so you can create well-thought-out, clearly worded
pleadings with strategic rationale.
l Consider your client’s interests and various
elements of the case before framing the claim
l Draft with precision and clarity to ensure quick
comprehension by the judge
l Capture appropriate counterarguments and
understand when to make admissions
l Determine when to attack a pleading, demand
particulars, or move to strike
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CHAIR Tamryn Jacobson, Goodmans LLP