The Practice of our Criminal Law Firms at the Time of COVID-19 and the Exceptional Laws Passed by our Countries which Limit Public and Individual Freedoms

Event Information


Wednesday, May 6, 2020


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM


International Association of Lawyers

Delivery Method



This webinar will focus on the following double theme:

  • The practice of our criminal law firms at the time of COVID-19: closure, teleworking, links with the client, invoicing, proceedings.
  • The exceptional laws passed by our countries which limit public and individual freedoms: state of emergency, ordinances, role of Parliaments, regulations.


  • Etienne LESAGE, President of the UIA Criminal Law Commission, Lesage Avocats, Paris, France
  • Stéphane ELJARRAT, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP, Montreal, Canada
  • Maria CRONIN, President of the UIA UK National Committee, Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP, London, UK