Roster Updates

News and Notices: 2024

Gladue principles decision; Lawyer Directory goes live June 17

June 13, 2024: A recent Alberta Court of Appeals decision related to Gladue principles; Lawyer Directory goes live this Monday.

Lawyer Directory launches June 17; Advising LAA of outcomes

May 30, 2024: Lawyer Directory will be launching June 17; notes on advising LAA of final outcomes of matters.

Lawyer Directory; Lawyer Portal Outage

May 16, 2024: Opt in to the new Lawyer Directory today; Lawyer Portal will be down from May 25 to 27. 

Time reporting; Immigration webinar

May 2, 2024: Tips for effective time reporting; register now for May 16’s immigration workshop.

Happy Charter Day; Introducing our South Roster Relations Liaison

April 18, 2024 – Marking the 42nd anniversary of the signing of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms; Announcing our new Roster Relations Liaison for Southern Alberta.

One-year milestone for modernized Tariff; LAA roster lawyers named King’s Counsel; Updating availability; New FEG in effect

April 4, 2024 – April 1 marks the first anniversary of LAA’s modernized Tariff; roster lawyers appointed King’s Counsel; a reminder to update availabilities, and the new FEG is now in effect. 

FEG Changes; Merit opinions; Gladue report requests

March 21, 2024 – Answers to common questions about the FEG changes and merit opinions, and a reminder that Gladue report requests will soon be online only.

#InvestInWomen: International Women’s Day; Child welfare intersecting criminal matters

March 7, 2024 – Thank you to the women on our roster who act as accelerators of progress and inclusion every day; considerations when child welfare intersects a criminal matter

Spousal support considerations; students-at-law information updates

February 22, 2024 – considering the broader context when a client is seeking spousal support; a reminder to students-at-law to update your information at career milestones.

Translation and Interpretation Services; The Roots of Duty Counsel in Alberta

February 8, 2024 – tariff tips regarding translation and interpretation; how roster lawyers and LAA teamed up fifty years ago to make Duty Counsel available in Alberta.

Family tariff tips; Client management

January 25, 2024  – What the tariff has to say about Voice of the Child (PN7) reports; tips for navigating challenging client relationships.

Have your say: Looking ahead to 2024

January 11, 2024  – Fill out a short survey to help us tailor our content to your needs in the coming year.

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