Each year, the CCLA holds four major conferences - our Cornerstone Conferences. Designed by dedicated volunteer committees, these conferences are known for their high quality programming and warm East Region hospitality. For your continued professional development and networking opportunities, the CCLA Cornerstone Conferences are not to be missed.
East Region Solicitors Conference
First held in 1993, in Montebello, QC
Length: One and a half days
Current Program Chairs: Russell Gibson, Sarah Saad & Harland Tanner
26th East Region Solicitors Conference
September 29, October 23 & November 25, 2020
The 2020 conference will be offered as a 3-part series in a virtual format only. Please see the main Schedule of Events
for more information.
The terms of reference for the East Region Solicitors Conference Planning Committee can be found here.
|Russell Gibson (Co-Chair), Gibsons LLP
|Sara Saad (Co-Chair), Low Murchison Radnoff LLP ||firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Harland Tanner, (Co-Chair), Piazza Tanner LLP||613-238-2244 x email@example.com|
|Katrina Anders, Anders, Young, Strong & Jonah
|Douglas Buchmayer, Gowling WLG (Canada)
|Julia Heintzman, Soloway Wright LLP
|Lynn Le Mesurier, Vice & Hunter LLP||613-232-5773 x firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Merredith MacLennan, Merovitz Potechin LLP
|Kathleen Robichaud, Law Office of Kathleen Robichaud
|Lawrence Silber, Kelly Santini LLP
|Alaina Spec, KPMG Law LLP
- 24th East Region Solicitors Conference (May 11-12, 2018, Montebello, QC)
- 23rd East Region Solicitors Conference (May 26-27, 2017, Montebello, QC)
- 22nd East Region Solicitors Conference (May 13-14, 2016, Montebello, QC)
- 21st East Region Solicitors Conference (May 22-23, 2015, Montebello, QC)
Past Conference Materials
Conference Paper Binder Contents List - 2001 to 2019 (.docx) (.pdf)
Conference papers from 2014 onward are available on CanLII.
Please contact the library for assistance with papers from any year.
Please fill out this form to suggest topic inclusions for future conferences.