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22nd Annual IAP Conference & General Meeting

The theme of the conference was “Prosecution in the Public Interest” and the conference attracted 450 delegates from over 90 countries to the Beijing Hotel, the conference centre close to Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.  British Columbia was represented by Wendy Stephen, an IAP senator; Nicola Mahaffy, an IAP executive committee member (elected as […]

CACC MEETINGS APRIL 6 & 7, 2017 OTTAWA ONTARIO

CACC MEETINGS APRIL 6 & 7, 2017 OTTAWA ONTARIO The Canadian Association of Crown Counsel (“CACC”) is the national association which represents the collective interests of Crown prosecutors and Crown lawyers. Meetings are held bi-annually. On behalf of the BC Crown Counsel Association, directors Jennifer Lopes, Jennifer Johnston, and I attended the spring meeting in […]

BCCCA Directors attend Canadian Association of Crown Counsel Conference in Fredericton, New Brunswick

CACC MEETINGS OCTOBER 6 & 7, 2016 FREDERICTON NEW BRUNSWICK The Canadian Association of Crown Counsel (CACC) is the national association which represents the collective interests of Crown prosecutors and Crown lawyers. Meetings are held bi-annually. On behalf of the BC Crown Counsel Association, directors Jennifer Lopes, Mike Fortino, and I attended the fall meetings […]

B.C. Crown Counsel Association Shows Solidarity with Quebec Civil Lawyers (LANEQ)

Quebec Strike I and other association presidents from across the country went to Quebec City to support the Quebec civil lawyers (LANEQ) in their strike. A rally occurred on October 27, 2016, whereby the association presidents were front and center with the LANEQ President and the Canadian Association of Crown Counsel President, who both gave […]

IAP Global Forum, Lisbon, Portugal

IAP Global Forum Lisbon, Portugal May 31 – June 2, 2016 The theme of the 2nd Annual IAP Global Forum was Guaranteeing the Independence of the Prosecutor. The forum commenced with a welcome reception on May 31st at the Tivoli Hotel. The reception was well attended and provided an opportunity for participants to interact and […]