Introduction to CondominiumsDecember 3, 2020 -
This virtual webinar is designed for new Condo Board Directors and owners or anyone that is new to condominiums.
- Introduction to Condominiums
- Director Responsibilities
- Governance and Governing Documents
- Owner Meetings and Expectations
- Role of Property Management
- Money and Banking
- The “Annual” Plan
- Budgets and Reserve Funds
- Status Certificates
- Insurance Obligations
Richard Elia, B.Comm., LL.B., LL.M. (ADR), A.C.C.I., Elia Associates
Richard Elia had been actively involved in the area of condominium law for over 20 years, advancing the objective of effective and ethical advocacy. Founded in 2001, Elia Associates provides legal services to condominium communities throughout Ontario.
Richard holds a Master of Law with a focus on Appropriate Dispute Resolution and the “A.C.C.I.” - Associate of the Canadian Condominium Institute - designation, which is the country’s only condo-specific designation for condominium professionals. This designation evidences Richard’s extensive condominium knowledge.
Michelle Joy, RCM, BA, Wilson Blanchard Management
At Wilson Blanchard, Michelle works closely with the Executive Director of Condominium Management in the Hamilton office supervising and training staff. She has been working in the condominium industry since 2013 and achieved the designation of Registered Condominium Manager (RCM) with the Association of Condominium Managers of Ontario (ACMO) in 2017. Michelle is actively involved in the condominium industry and has participated as a speaker at CCI events, volunteered on CCI committees and written articles for Wilson Blanchard’s Condo Connection.
Bilal Mirza, LL.B., LL.M., MDP, SimpsonWigle LAW
Bilal Mirza is an associate at SIMPSONWIGLE LAW, practising in the areas of residential and commercial real estate, land development and planning, and condominium law. He routinely works with buyers and sellers, builders and developers, business owners and commercial tenants/landlords, financial institutions, and condominium boards.
His diverse legal experience includes acting for government agencies as outside counsel on corporate, construction and regulatory law matters, and telecom companies as in-house corporate counsel.