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

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

The risk of inadequate supervision not only concerns a practice’s or practitioner’s compliance requirements but may also result in professional …

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

As noted recently by the Victorian Supreme Court ‘defamation is a difficult area of law, even for experienced practitioners and …

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Once you have booked, to register and join the webinar, please click here Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online …

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Sandsports Australia
Cnr Smyth Road and Verdun Street NEDLANDS

Hit the sand at the YLC Beach Volleyball Competition and let out your competitive streak in a fun, social, team …

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

As part of our ECU Cyber Security Research Institute seminar series on cyber security for lawyers, this workshop steps you …

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

The role of in-house counsel presents a unique set of opportunities and challenges. Michael Kahn and Chris Osborn of Reeltime …

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

It’s not rocket science, and yet it happens, a lot, even to our own friends and colleagues This engaging, highly …

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

A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing Effective costs and billing practice is a fundamental component in …

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

In most Australian States, planning and environment matters are subject to the jurisdiction of a specialist court or tribunal but …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

On 11 September 2017 two significant reforms to Australia’s insolvency laws were passed through the Senate. The introduction of the …

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At your desk, delivered live online

One of the ways reputation is built, or damaged, is through the presentation of documents and correspondence. Whether the correspondence …

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

A view from the bench provides a great opportunity for junior practitioners to receive practical advice on appearing before the …

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

Email cpd@lawsocietywa.asn.au to book Lawyers continue with increasing demands, challenges and issues arising from the complexity and volume of work, …

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

Expert evidence presents a rare exception to the general rule that, in Court, opinions are irrelevant and the only opinion …

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

Servicing individuals impacted by domestic violence, family disputes, criminal and other matters can be profoundly challenging, mentally and emotionally. Burnout …

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

The term ‘unbundling’ is used in connection with all types of legal services, and involves the breaking down of a …

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

Disputes in the resources sector are steeped in complexity, cost and associated risk. Participants in these types of disputes are …

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At your desk, delivered live online

Please note that this will be the live streamed version of the seminar.  Once you have registered for this webinar …

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

FULLY BOOKED Please note that this seminar will also be live streamed. To register for the webinar please click here. …

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

In this seminar experienced migration practitioners, including former members of the AAT involved in migration decision making, will discuss some …

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At your desk, delivered Live Online

Once you  have booked, to register and join the webinar, please click here. A lawyer’s duty in relation to conflicts …

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Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

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

Mobile device protection is essential for today’s lawyer, and the ECU Security Research Institute’s survey of the WA Legal Profession …

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Perth CBD

Society Club is a regular collegial networking event that helps expand your network of professional and personal connections in the …

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The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 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 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

Completed the QPS Accreditation Workshop 1? This must-attend workshop is for legal practices on the pathway towards QPS accreditation. It …

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eLearning Available Online

There is a crisis of culture, or “culture shocks” occurring in various industries, including financial services, retail and start-ups. This …

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

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

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

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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 …

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

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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

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

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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

At your desk, delivered live online

Once you  have booked, to register and join the webinar, please click here This session presents a way of approaching …

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

The risk of inadequate supervision not only concerns a practice’s or practitioner’s compliance requirements but may also result in professional …

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

As part of our ECU Cyber Security Research Institute seminar series on cyber security for lawyers, this workshop steps you …

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

A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing Effective costs and billing practice is a fundamental component in …

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

Email cpd@lawsocietywa.asn.au to book Lawyers continue with increasing demands, challenges and issues arising from the complexity and volume of work, …

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

Servicing individuals impacted by domestic violence, family disputes, criminal and other matters can be profoundly challenging, mentally and emotionally. Burnout …

Read More Book online

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

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

Mobile device protection is essential for today’s lawyer, and the ECU Security Research Institute’s survey of the WA Legal Profession …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 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 Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

Completed the QPS Accreditation Workshop 1? This must-attend workshop is for legal practices on the pathway towards QPS accreditation. It …

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 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

As noted recently by the Victorian Supreme Court ‘defamation is a difficult area of law, even for experienced practitioners and …

Read More Book online

At your desk, delivered live online

Once you have booked, to register and join the webinar, please click here Practitioners, students and researchers rely on online …

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

As part of our ECU Cyber Security Research Institute seminar series on cyber security for lawyers, this workshop steps you …

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

The role of in-house counsel presents a unique set of opportunities and challenges. Michael Kahn and Chris Osborn of Reeltime …

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

It’s not rocket science, and yet it happens, a lot, even to our own friends and colleagues This engaging, highly …

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

A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing Effective costs and billing practice is a fundamental component in …

Read More Book online

At your desk, delivered live online

One of the ways reputation is built, or damaged, is through the presentation of documents and correspondence. Whether the correspondence …

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

A view from the bench provides a great opportunity for junior practitioners to receive practical advice on appearing before the …

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

Email cpd@lawsocietywa.asn.au to book Lawyers continue with increasing demands, challenges and issues arising from the complexity and volume of work, …

Read More Book online

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

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

Mobile device protection is essential for today’s lawyer, and the ECU Security Research Institute’s survey of the WA Legal Profession …

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

In most Australian States, planning and environment matters are subject to the jurisdiction of a specialist court or tribunal but …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

On 11 September 2017 two significant reforms to Australia’s insolvency laws were passed through the Senate. The introduction of the …

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

Expert evidence presents a rare exception to the general rule that, in Court, opinions are irrelevant and the only opinion …

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

The term ‘unbundling’ is used in connection with all types of legal services, and involves the breaking down of a …

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

Disputes in the resources sector are steeped in complexity, cost and associated risk. Participants in these types of disputes are …

Read More Book online

At your desk, delivered live online

Please note that this will be the live streamed version of the seminar.  Once you have registered for this webinar …

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

FULLY BOOKED Please note that this seminar will also be live streamed. To register for the webinar please click here. …

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

In this seminar experienced migration practitioners, including former members of the AAT involved in migration decision making, will discuss some …

Read More Book online

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

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

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

The role of in-house counsel presents a unique set of opportunities and challenges. Michael Kahn and Chris Osborn of Reeltime …

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

It’s not rocket science, and yet it happens, a lot, even to our own friends and colleagues This engaging, highly …

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

A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing Effective costs and billing practice is a fundamental component in …

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

The term ‘unbundling’ is used in connection with all types of legal services, and involves the breaking down of a …

Read More Book online

At your desk, delivered Live Online

Once you  have booked, to register and join the webinar, please click here. A lawyer’s duty in relation to conflicts …

Read More Book online

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

Read More Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 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 Book online
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 4, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

Completed the QPS Accreditation Workshop 1? This must-attend workshop is for legal practices on the pathway towards QPS accreditation. It …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

There is a crisis of culture, or “culture shocks” occurring in various industries, including financial services, retail and start-ups. This …

Read More Book 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
Sandsports Australia
Cnr Smyth Road and Verdun Street NEDLANDS

Hit the sand at the YLC Beach Volleyball Competition and let out your competitive streak in a fun, social, team …

Read More

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 9 April 2018, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 10 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

Read More Book online

Perth CBD

Society Club is a regular collegial networking event that helps expand your network of professional and personal connections in the …

Read More