Our Criminal Law Webinar will take place on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 5 pm.
The webinar is free, but you must register.
Our presenter, Michael Lazar of Broadway Law Group, will provide a general overview of Criminal Law including components of an offence, classes of offences, defences, the players in the criminal law system, the courts, processes and sentencing.
Michael Lazar has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Manitoba (1978) and a Juris Doctor degree from New York University School of Law (1982). He was admitted to the Bar of New York State in 1983 and the Manitoba Bar in 1984. After practising law with Manly Israel & Associates and Pandya Davis Lazar & Boonov, Michael joined Broadway Law Group in March of 2000.
Michael has served as Chair of the League for Human Rights, Vice President of Community Relations of the Winnipeg Jewish Community Council (Jewish Federation of Winnipeg), Vice President of the Rady Jewish Community Centre, and as a founding board member of the Manitoba Ethnocultural Advocacy and Advisory Council (MEAAC). He has been a speaker for the City of Winnipeg Community Relations Committee, and has lectured on Criminal Law for the Community Legal Education Association (CLEA) for many years. In 2003, Michael was awarded the Queen Elizabeth ll Golden Jubilee Medal.
Michael’s preferred areas of practice include criminal law, child protection (Child & Family Services), family law, and real estate.