Litigation in Practice (Lecture Series March 2017)

Litigation in Practice (Lecture Series March 2017)
From: 11th March, 2017
To: 11th March, 2017
Start: 8:45 am
End: 3:45 pm

Salvos Legal Humanitarian invites you to our March 2017 Lecture Series Litigation in Practice.

The program features presentations from distinguished members of the Bar, together with other highly regarded experts from the justice community. Presentations will cover a range of practical aspects of litigation including: advocacy, fitness and capacity, and how to effectively brief counsel, lay and expert witnesses.

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Date
Saturday 11 March 2017, 8.45am – 3.45pm

Venue
The Salvation Army, 261-256 Chalmers Street, Redfern.

Program

8.45am – Registration

9.00am – Welcome
Luke Geary, Managing Partner, Salvos Legal and Salvos Legal Humanitarian

9.15am – How to brief Counsel and make the most of your working relationship with a Barrister
Kate Richardson SC, Barrister, Banco Chambers

10.15am – Morning Tea

10.30am – How to engage lay witnesses and prepare them for trial
David Pritchard SC, Barrister, 3rd Floor St James Hall Chambers

11.30am – Advocacy skills for Solicitors
Kate Williams SC, Barrister, Eleven Wentworth Chambers

12.30pm – Lunch

1.30pm – Cognitive assessment and capacity issues
Dr Amanda White, Forensic Psychologist and Clinical Neuropsychologist, Neuropsychological and Forensic Services

2.30pm – Documenting the questioned document: How to brief a forensic document expert and maximise the potential of forensic document evidence
Michelle Novotny, Director, Forensic Document Services

3.30pm – Closing Remarks
Luke Geary, Managing Partner, Salvos Legal and Salvos Legal Humanitarian

Note: If this particular educational activity is relevant to your immediate or long-term needs in relation to your professional development and practice of the law, then you can claim one CPD unit for each hour of attendance (refreshment breaks not included).

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Cost
Flexible per session, half day or full-day pricing options are available, as well as discounted not-for-profit rates.

All monies raised through this event go to fund the work of Salvos Legal Humanitarian, which provides free legal services to people who need them most.

Private Practice:
$400 for full day
$250 Morning – 3 sessions (9.00am – 12.30pm)
$175 Afternoon – 2 sessions (1.30pm – 3.45pm)
$100 Individual Session (per session)

Government, Community Sector or Not for Profit:
$200 for full day
$125 Morning – 3 sessions (9.00am – 12.30pm)
$85 Afternoon – 2 sessions (1.30pm – 3.45pm)
$50 Individual Session (per session)

If you are a student or unemployed or retired and the cost is an obstacle to you attending this event, please contact us for assistance with your registration.

Enquiries: (02) 8202 1500 or events@salvoslegal.com.au

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Litigation in Practice (Lecture Series March 2017)
From: 11th March, 2017
To: 11th March, 2017
Start: 8:45 am
End: 3:45 pm
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