Self-Represented Litigants Series: Criminal Law Context
(Self-Represented Litigants Series: Criminal Law Context)

Title:              
Self-Represented Litigants Series: Criminal Law Context

Date:              
December 1, 2015

Description:
Learn from our experienced panel how to effectively handle various situations in your criminal defence practice involving self-represented litigants.

Topics will include:

  • When to bring a Rowbotham application
  • When to bring a Section 486 motion
  • Appointment of counsel for cross examination: How is counsel appointed? Can the accused choose their counsel? What is the scope of defence counsel's role?
  • The role of Amicus Curiae and when you should seek an appointment
  • An overview of the recent case law and considerations from the judicial perspective
  • Practice management issues

Presenters:     
Judge Anne Krahn, Provincial Court of Manitoba
Sarah Inness, Campbell Gunn Inness
Jennifer Mann, Prosecutions Division, Manitoba Justice

MCPD hours:   
1 hour

EPPM hours:    
1 hour

Price:               
$40.00 + GST = $42.00