Pivoting the Legal Workplace in Canada | Tenant Talks
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Is your firm facing challenges in the evolving workplace?

The way we view the workplace has shifted – this has resulted in legal firms questioning their traditional approach and company policies. How are companies in the Canadian Legal Industry making decisions that will impact their future?

Join us on April 21st, to learn from expert panelists as they discuss these challenges and ways they’ve had to overcome them. Don’t miss out!

April 21, 2021 | 12:00pm pst

Vancouver, Canada

Free, RSVP Required

Featured Panelists

William Westeringh

Managing Partner | Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Will is the Managing Partner of Fasken’s Vancouver and Surrey offices, and is responsible for the overall operations in the BC region. Passionate about providing exemplary service to clients, Will is constantly looking for new ways to build on the firm’s already client-centric culture. To ensure the firm sustains a strong presence in the region, and attracts and retains top talent, Will assumes a leadership role for developing and maintaining the Fasken brand. This includes supporting a wide variety of community endeavours from assisting in times of need to partnerships and events that involve the entire firm.

Sara Forte

Labour and Employment Lawyer, Founder | Forte Law Corporation

Christopher Hirst

Managing Partner | Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP

Chris assists construction industry clients in the management of procurement issues, the negotiation and drafting of contracts, and the resolution of builders’ liens and other construction based litigation. His construction experience includes a very active professional liability practice and Chris defends design professionals in a wide range of error and omissions claims and disciplinary proceedings.

In addition to his construction practice, Chris provides environmental advice and litigation services to a broad range of clients including a major Canadian oil company, various construction industry participants, as well as maritime clients.

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C. Michelle Tribe

Partner | Fraser Litigation Group

Panel Moderator


Founder, NoW of Work

Experienced in tech, HR and leadership operations, Rocky is one of Canada’s most passionate advocates on the NoW of Work. He supports the notion that technology, a sharing economy and the connected generation has dramatically changed the way companies attract, engage and retain their people.

Rocky brings 10-years of executive HR and operations leadership in large enterprise organizations, including 5-years of startup tech experience. He held the role of Vice-President and Head of Corporate Innovation for the BC Tech Association before co-founding the NoW of Work Inc.

Event Partner


Aura Office Environments is an innovative design-build company focused on creating experiential office environments that celebrate and enhance your distinct company culture. Our efforts are guided by an integrated approach unique to Aura. It is founded on holistic thinking and empathy because we understand that people are at the heart of every company’s success. It is a philosophy that imbues everything we do; ensuring we consistently deliver office designs that positively impact your community from within as well as beyond.

Supported Charity

sources community resource

Sources Community Resources Society is an internationally-accredited, community-based non-profit organization.

Their team of dedicated staff and devoted volunteers offer a variety of social wellness programs and services through 20 locations, including Community Resource Centres, that are continually expanding to meet individual and community needs.

Their mission is to promote social wellness for the local community.

Sources strives to create more vibrant and resilient communities by offering support to children, youth, families, persons with disabilities, seniors, LGBTQ2S+ individuals, and others who are coping with isolation, addiction, mental illness, poverty, disability and conflict. They also provide support to their communities through leadership, education and volunteerism.


April 21, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm PDT
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Vancouver, British Columbia Canada

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