The Advisory: Volume 8, Issue 2, April 2010

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Women in Law – Options & Opportunities

The Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary is pleased to announce a new program as part of their Continuing Legal Education Series.

A seminar called, Women in Law – Options & Opportunities, will allow senior lawyers to help find their way through the legal profession.

Topics will include:

  • Learning Your Own Strengths for Confidence Building
  • Update on the Current Legal Career Environment
  • Obtaining the Skills for Re-connecting and Networking within the Legal Profession
  • One-on-one Interaction with Current Practitioners in an Entertaining Forum
  • Highlighting Your Options – Traditional and Non-traditional Careers
  • Practical Tips to Create Your Action Plan
  • Networking Reception


Thursday, June 17, 2010


8 am – 5 pm, with a reception to follow at 5:30 pm


University of Calgary, Faculty of Law

Chair & Course Director:

Virginia May, QC


regular rate - $395

bursary recipient rate - $95

(only six bursary spots are available, must have no taxable income in 2009 and submit personal statement of intent with registration)

To register, please visit to download an application form. Completed forms can be faxed to 403-210-3928, or mailed to:

Attn: Tanya Degen
University of Calgary Faculty of Law
4391 Murray Fraser Hall
2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB  T2N 1N4

If you have any questions, or would like to be involved in the program, please contact Virginia May, QC at

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