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CLA Women’s Committee "Criminal Law Primer: Bail" with Michelle Johal

  • 14 May 2021
  • 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
  • Webinar
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The CLA Women’s committee presents an interactive conversation featuring another successful female lawyer who will share her insight and advice about bail hearings.

DISCUSSION TOPIC: Criminal Law Primer: Bail

DATE: Friday, May 14, 2021

TIME: 1:15 to 2:15 p.m.

FEATURED LAWYER: Michelle Johal, Michelle Johal Professional Corporation 

FACILITATOR: Maya Shukairy, Shukairy Law Firm

Michelle will share her insights regarding:

  • How can defence counsel best present a plan of release?
  • What kinds of bail conditions are off the table post Zora?
  • What impact has COVID had on bail hearings?
  • What happens if you can’t schedule a special bail hearing in a timely fashion? (R. v. Simonelli)

This event is open only to females, those that identify as female, two spirited persons and non-binary persons - FREE OF CHARGE

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