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
Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street, Perth

REGISTRATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED Join us in celebrating the admission of our newest legal professionals. This networking breakfast will recognise …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Alternative date: Friday, 2 February 2018 | 2.00pm – 4.00pm Would you enter into an agreement with a builder to …

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

Legal technology is no longer just a means of increasing efficiency in performing standard legal tasks, but a future promise …

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

DNA evidence has the potential to be the linchpin of any criminal investigation. However, as they say in the classics, …

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

The business of law facilitates professional practice alongside profitable and sustainable business practices. The business of law model requires lawyers …

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Lamont’s Bishops House
90 Mounts Bay Road, Perth

Bookings now open! As the year winds down and the holiday season takes off, celebrate with us once again at …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent profiling of Law Mutual (WA) claims and Insureds showed that conflict of interest claims and breach of fiduciary duty claims account …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

FULLY BOOKED Law Mutual (WA) has developed guidelines setting out the requirements for management of practices and matters with an emphasis on …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent analysis of Law Mutual (WA) claims and Insureds’ preventative measures suggests that good initial screening processes is one of the most …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

In the majority of situations your client is easily identifiable. However, practitioners are often challenged to identify the client particularly when instructed …

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The University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

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eLearning Available Online

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 …

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 …

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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 …

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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
The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Alternative date: Friday, 2 February 2018 | 2.00pm – 4.00pm Would you enter into an agreement with a builder to …

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

Legal technology is no longer just a means of increasing efficiency in performing standard legal tasks, but a future promise …

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

Recent profiling of Law Mutual (WA) claims and Insureds showed that conflict of interest claims and breach of fiduciary duty claims account …

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

FULLY BOOKED Law Mutual (WA) has developed guidelines setting out the requirements for management of practices and matters with an emphasis on …

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

Recent analysis of Law Mutual (WA) claims and Insureds’ preventative measures suggests that good initial screening processes is one of the most …

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

In the majority of situations your client is easily identifiable. However, practitioners are often challenged to identify the client particularly when instructed …

Read More
The University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

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

The business of law facilitates professional practice alongside profitable and sustainable business practices. The business of law model requires lawyers …

Read More Book online
The University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

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

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

DNA evidence has the potential to be the linchpin of any criminal investigation. However, as they say in the classics, …

Read More Book online
The University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

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 University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

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
Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street, Perth

REGISTRATIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED Join us in celebrating the admission of our newest legal professionals. This networking breakfast will recognise …

Read More
Lamont’s Bishops House
90 Mounts Bay Road, Perth

Bookings now open! As the year winds down and the holiday season takes off, celebrate with us once again at …

Read More Book online
The University Club
Hackett Entrance #1, Hackett Drive Crawley

Connected | Informed | Global Our flagship CPD conference Law Summer School 2018 will provide another day of thought-provoking knowledge …

Read More Book online