Finding Grace

Finding Grace

 I was at a very special party last Saturday evening, wonderful not only because of the good food and lively company present, but because it was a celebration of the unique justice more likely possible when people represent themselves. A Good Decision It all started...

The New Litigants On CBC News The National

The New Litigants On CBC News The National New Year’s Eve, Thursday, December 31, 2015 6:00/8:00/9:00/11:00 pm PST Channel 3 (Nanaimo & Gabriola)   On the last day of the old year, a new way of practicing law will be featured as part of The New Litigants....

Elephant in the Courtroom

During an aggressive cross-examination, there is an elephant storming around the courtroom which the traditional justice system chooses to ignore. Cross-examination has a legitimate purpose in a legal proceeding: It allows all parties to test the evidence which has...

Litigants Without Lawyers

This article was featured in Bartalk, the magazine of the British Columbia Branch of the Canadian Bar Association. Self-representation has its benefits Common myth has it that being a Self-Represented Litigant (SRL) in the justice system doesn’t work for anyone. From...