Program Chairs

William Abbott

MacDonald & Partners LLP

George Karahotzitis

Thomson, Rogers

Eligible for

LawPRO Risk Management Credit

Property and equalization issues just keep getting more complicated. Know how to manage these challenges.

Property and equalization issues are increasingly complex. Mistakes and missteps can be critical and costly. Your clients are relying upon you to get it right. Get the latest information and strategies you need to advise with confidence.

This is not a quick summary of the issues. Benefit from expert, in-depth analysis of the critical issues currently confronting the bar, together with practical guidance on how to deal with them.

Now in its 12th year, there is a reason why this has become the must attend family law program and the only one that focuses exclusively on property and equalization.

Spend a day with experienced judges and senior counsel and acquire the expert guidance you need on the most critical property and equalization issues, including:

  • Critical Caselaw Update – the key cases from the past year you need to know and why
  • Strategies for navigating bankruptcy and recessions
  • Evidence for family lawyers – the good, the bad and the ugly
  • Home Sweet Home (and when it’s not): Guidance for key matrimonial home issues

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What You’ll Learn

Effects, if any, on a person’s DOM deductions when they claim bankruptcy

Exclusions, deductions and tracing challenges in 2023

Best practices in preparing domestic contracts and negotiating settlement

Key evidence tips for family law lawyers

Deductions: standard of proof required and how to properly marshal the evidence to obtain the deduction

DON’T MISS the perennial favourite: A View from the Bench & Trenches

A candid and engaging panel with experienced judges and counsel about current issues and evolving trends.

Who Should Attend

Family lawyers

General Practitioners whose practice includes family law

Law Clerks




Program Chairs

William Abbott

MacDonald & Partners LLP

George Karahotzitis

Thomson, Rogers



Recorded: Apr 13, 2023

$595 + Tax

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CPD Hours
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Substantive4h 20m
Professionalism1h 15m
Total5h 35m
LAWPRO Risk Management CreditYes

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