New PLTC Director

The Benchers and staff welcome Alan Treleaven as the new Director of the Professional Legal Training Course for the Law Society and the CLE Society of B.C.

Mr. Treleaven was a PLTC faculty member from 1985 to 1989, and is returning to head the program after serving the past 10 years as the Director of Education for the Law Society of Upper Canada. During that time, Mr. Treleaven worked on a comprehensive requalification program, enhancements to Ontario’s specialization program and initiatives to make continuing education more effective and accessible. He earlier taught at Osgoode Hall Law School and practised in Vancouver with Macaulay McColl and Jeffery & Calder.

Mr. Treleaven is currently the President of the Association for Continuing Legal Education, an editorial board member of The CLE Journal of the ABA and American Law Institute and a member of the CBA Joint Committee on Comprehensive Legal Education.