CPD seminars and Law Society events

The Law Society is the leading provider of CPD for the legal profession in Western Australia. The CPD programme provides relevant and topical seminars developed with the profession for the profession.

Competencies

Competency 1 – Practice Management
Competency 2 – Professional Skills
Competency 3 – Ethics and Professional Responsibility
Competency 4 – Substantive Law

All Events
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Supreme Court of Western Australia offers a voluntary criminal case conferencing process (VCCC) to assist in resolving issues in …

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At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Investing in the client experience is one of the most overlooked yet cost-effective ways to outperform in today’s competitive legal …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The innate complexity of human behaviour means that risk of sexual re-offending cannot be predicted with certainty. However, the assessment …

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At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online sources for most of their legal research. It may be a surprise that …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

A critical skill of an effective advocate is to identify the way in which a case can best be presented, …

Read More Book online
At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Rule 17(5) of the Legal Profession Conduct Rules 2010 states that a practitioner must not engage in conduct which constitutes …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

Five week course on Wednesdays, 12 April 2017 to 10 May 2017, 5.30pm until 6.30pm. Please book by clicking the …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society is pleased to invite legal practitioners to this valuable networking and learning opportunity for sole practitioners and …

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Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street PERTH

Join us as we celebrate the official opening of Law Week 2017, and recognise the contributions made by members of …

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Commencing in front of the Bell Tower on the CBD foreshore
Barrack Square Riverside Drive PERTH

The Law Access Walk for Justice celebrates the pro bono work of the legal profession of Western Australia and raises …

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Supreme Court of Western Australia, Court Room 1
Corner of Barrack Street and St Georges Terrace PERTH

A complimentary event for members, this panel presentation hosted by the Young Lawyers Committee will discuss a topical, human rights-focused …

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Bankwest Place, Raine Square
300 Murray Street PERTH

As Law Week comes to a close, join us and the legal profession as we celebrate law and justice in …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

Read More
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

When dealing with the Legal Profession Complaints Committee it is important to think carefully before alleging wrongdoing on the part …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

Lawyers typically make a multitude of decisions daily that affect themselves and others, and when unconscious biases are in play, …

Read More Book online

With an increasing volume of legislation imposing personal liability on company directors, a fast pace of regulatory reform, a rise …

Read More Book online

Do you know enough about your obligations regarding trust accounts pursuant to the Legal Profession Act 2008 (LPA) (Part 9 …

Read More Book online

What is the difference between witness preparation and witness coaching? Legal Profession Conduct Rule 39 concerns how practitioners discuss a …

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This seminar is a must for lawyers who practice in the area of tort or contract, or those with an …

Read More Book online

In this interesting insight into how lawyers communicate in 2015, Philippa Rezos, a Senior Legal officer at the LPCC, covers …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for practitioners who deal with contentious probate matters for its detailed discussion of the shifting …

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This seminar is a must for criminal law practitioners, both junior and experienced. Complete this seminar to gain a sound …

Read More Book online

This informative and practical seminar covers in detail what the work involved in signing Lawyers Advice Certificates. The seminar discusses …

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Australia is a pluralistic, democratic society in which civil society has a significant role to play in shaping policies and …

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Ethical duties are obligations embodying norms of conduct and behaviour binding all within a profession. This seminar will look at …

Read More Book online

National Electronic Conveyancing is a reality in parts of the Eastern States and will be introduced in WA in May …

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National Electronic Conveyancing is a reality in parts of the Eastern States and was introduced in Western Australia in May 2015. …

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This practical seminar covers three main areas in costs – how and why to reach a fee agreement, conducting a …

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This seminar contains a detailed analysis of billing by fixed fees, rather than time based billing. Presented by one of …

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This seminar is a must for all practitioners with an interest in how their practice is structured. Complete this seminar …

Read More Book online

Freezing and search orders – formerly known as Mareva and Anton Piller orders respectively – have been described as the …

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Sole practitioners and small firms attending will gain valuable insight and learn some easy strategies to save time and money …

Read More Book online

John Raftos and Maryam Omari provide a detailed discussion of bullying in the workplace and is essential viewing for lawyers …

Read More Book online

What is the line between a forceful demand and misconduct? A well crafted demand setting out the facts on which …

Read More Book online

One of the most important and exacting documents a lawyer can be called upon to draft is a will. Susan …

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Practice Management
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

Read More
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

Read More
eLearning Available Online

Lawyers typically make a multitude of decisions daily that affect themselves and others, and when unconscious biases are in play, …

Read More Book online

National Electronic Conveyancing is a reality in parts of the Eastern States and will be introduced in WA in May …

Read More Book online

This practical seminar covers three main areas in costs – how and why to reach a fee agreement, conducting a …

Read More Book online

This seminar contains a detailed analysis of billing by fixed fees, rather than time based billing. Presented by one of …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for all practitioners with an interest in how their practice is structured. Complete this seminar …

Read More Book online

Sole practitioners and small firms attending will gain valuable insight and learn some easy strategies to save time and money …

Read More Book online

John Raftos and Maryam Omari provide a detailed discussion of bullying in the workplace and is essential viewing for lawyers …

Read More Book online
Professional Skills
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

One of the most important and exacting documents a practitioner can be called upon to draft is a will. Get an …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Supreme Court of Western Australia offers a voluntary criminal case conferencing process (VCCC) to assist in resolving issues in …

Read More Book online
At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Investing in the client experience is one of the most overlooked yet cost-effective ways to outperform in today’s competitive legal …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The innate complexity of human behaviour means that risk of sexual re-offending cannot be predicted with certainty. However, the assessment …

Read More Book online
At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online sources for most of their legal research. It may be a surprise that …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

A critical skill of an effective advocate is to identify the way in which a case can best be presented, …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

Lawyers typically make a multitude of decisions daily that affect themselves and others, and when unconscious biases are in play, …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for practitioners who deal with contentious probate matters for its detailed discussion of the shifting …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for criminal law practitioners, both junior and experienced. Complete this seminar to gain a sound …

Read More Book online
Substantive Law
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The innate complexity of human behaviour means that risk of sexual re-offending cannot be predicted with certainty. However, the assessment …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

With an increasing volume of legislation imposing personal liability on company directors, a fast pace of regulatory reform, a rise …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for lawyers who practice in the area of tort or contract, or those with an …

Read More Book online

This informative and practical seminar covers in detail what the work involved in signing Lawyers Advice Certificates. The seminar discusses …

Read More Book online

National Electronic Conveyancing is a reality in parts of the Eastern States and will be introduced in WA in May …

Read More Book online

Freezing and search orders – formerly known as Mareva and Anton Piller orders respectively – have been described as the …

Read More Book online

John Raftos and Maryam Omari provide a detailed discussion of bullying in the workplace and is essential viewing for lawyers …

Read More Book online

One of the most important and exacting documents a lawyer can be called upon to draft is a will. Susan …

Read More Book online
Ethics & Professional Responsibility
At your desk, delivered online
You will receive additional instructions once you have booked for this seminar.

Rule 17(5) of the Legal Profession Conduct Rules 2010 states that a practitioner must not engage in conduct which constitutes …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

Read More
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society of Western Australia’s Quality Practice Standard (QPS) reflects excellence in legal practice management. It is a means …

Read More
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

When dealing with the Legal Profession Complaints Committee it is important to think carefully before alleging wrongdoing on the part …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

Lawyers typically make a multitude of decisions daily that affect themselves and others, and when unconscious biases are in play, …

Read More Book online

Do you know enough about your obligations regarding trust accounts pursuant to the Legal Profession Act 2008 (LPA) (Part 9 …

Read More Book online

What is the difference between witness preparation and witness coaching? Legal Profession Conduct Rule 39 concerns how practitioners discuss a …

Read More Book online

In this interesting insight into how lawyers communicate in 2015, Philippa Rezos, a Senior Legal officer at the LPCC, covers …

Read More Book online

Australia is a pluralistic, democratic society in which civil society has a significant role to play in shaping policies and …

Read More Book online

Ethical duties are obligations embodying norms of conduct and behaviour binding all within a profession. This seminar will look at …

Read More Book online

This seminar contains a detailed analysis of billing by fixed fees, rather than time based billing. Presented by one of …

Read More Book online

This seminar is a must for all practitioners with an interest in how their practice is structured. Complete this seminar …

Read More Book online

What is the line between a forceful demand and misconduct? A well crafted demand setting out the facts on which …

Read More Book online

One of the most important and exacting documents a lawyer can be called upon to draft is a will. Susan …

Read More Book online
Law Society Events
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

Five week course on Wednesdays, 12 April 2017 to 10 May 2017, 5.30pm until 6.30pm. Please book by clicking the …

Read More
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

The Law Society is pleased to invite legal practitioners to this valuable networking and learning opportunity for sole practitioners and …

Read More
Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street PERTH

Join us as we celebrate the official opening of Law Week 2017, and recognise the contributions made by members of …

Read More
Commencing in front of the Bell Tower on the CBD foreshore
Barrack Square Riverside Drive PERTH

The Law Access Walk for Justice celebrates the pro bono work of the legal profession of Western Australia and raises …

Read More Book online
Supreme Court of Western Australia, Court Room 1
Corner of Barrack Street and St Georges Terrace PERTH

A complimentary event for members, this panel presentation hosted by the Young Lawyers Committee will discuss a topical, human rights-focused …

Read More
Bankwest Place, Raine Square
300 Murray Street PERTH

As Law Week comes to a close, join us and the legal profession as we celebrate law and justice in …

Read More