Legal professionals coming together to learn, network and inspire the future

CBA Legal Conference

St. John's Convention Centre

St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
August 15-17, 2014

Event Sponsors


Get inspired by thought-leaders offering groundbreaking perspective on the future of law, specialized interests, and day-to-day best practices – all while fulfilling your annual Professional Development requirements in just 3 days!



You've never seen networking like this before! Take the conversation on change outside of the classroom at purposeful networking events where perspectives converge and the inspiration continues on the social front.



The theme of this year's CBA Legal Conference is Converging Futures, where legal professionals from across Canada are coming together not only to learn and network, but also to inspire the future! Help shape the future of law and hear what others have to say about succeeding in the changing world of law.


Keynote Speakers


Lyn Heward

Lyn Heward Friday August 15

Opening Plenary speaker Lyn Heward knows what it takes to lead change and achieve success in a shifting landscape. The former Director of Creation for Cirque Du Soleil will share strategies and advice on leadership and fostering creativity.



Rex Murphy

Rex Murphy Saturday August 16

CBC personality Rex Murphy, Canada's favourite curmudgeon, will serve up a witty and interactive discussion addressing the future of the profession.



Zita Cobb

Zita Cobb Sunday August 17

Tech mogul and Newfoundland-born entrepreneur Zita Cobb will discuss the future of social entrepreneurship, how to fuse tradition with innovation, and gaining success by doing "old things a new way."



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