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

Run Time:        65 minutes

MCPD hours:    1 hour

EPPM hours:     1 hour

Price:                $40 + GST ($42.00)