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
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Reconciliation Action Plans and their long-term positive impacts on our Australian community National Reconciliation Week runs annually from 27 May …

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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
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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Perth Town Hall
Corner of Hay Street and Barrack Street Perth

Celebrating the Law Society of Western Australia Free event for members We are delighted to invite members and the legal …

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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 …

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Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 19 June 2017, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 11 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Specifically designed for anyone seeking a refresher or for practitioners new to advocacy, this course provides essential information to advance legal knowledge and improve …

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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 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

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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Childrens' Court of Western Australia
160 Pier Street Perth

This course provides invaluable experience in appearing before the court for junior practitioners, individuals new to litigation and anyone seeking a refresher …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

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

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Would you enter into an agreement with a builder to construct your house without a detailed plan of what it should …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

An introductory risk management seminar on the principles and processes all newly admitted lawyers need to know and understand. Designed specifically for newly …

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The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

You asked for it (in last year’s feedback to Law Mutual (WA)), so here it is, a seminar on “How to …

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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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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 …

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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
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 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
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

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 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

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

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

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

Would you enter into an agreement with a builder to construct your house without a detailed plan of what it should …

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

An introductory risk management seminar on the principles and processes all newly admitted lawyers need to know and understand. Designed specifically for newly …

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

You asked for it (in last year’s feedback to Law Mutual (WA)), so here it is, a seminar on “How to …

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
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
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Specifically designed for anyone seeking a refresher or for practitioners new to advocacy, this course provides essential information to advance legal knowledge and improve …

Read More Book online
Childrens' Court of Western Australia
160 Pier Street Perth

This course provides invaluable experience in appearing before the court for junior practitioners, individuals new to litigation and anyone seeking a refresher …

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
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Ethics & Professional Responsibility
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
The Law Society
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Specifically designed for anyone seeking a refresher or for practitioners new to advocacy, this course provides essential information to advance legal knowledge and improve …

Read More Book online
Childrens' Court of Western Australia
160 Pier Street Perth

This course provides invaluable experience in appearing before the court for junior practitioners, individuals new to litigation and anyone seeking a refresher …

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
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Reconciliation Action Plans and their long-term positive impacts on our Australian community National Reconciliation Week runs annually from 27 May …

Read More Book online
Perth Town Hall
Corner of Hay Street and Barrack Street Perth

Celebrating the Law Society of Western Australia Free event for members We are delighted to invite members and the legal …

Read More Book online

Delivered live online

Commencing Monday, 19 June 2017, 5.30pm – 7.30pm 11 week course to complete 13 units The essential legal assistant course …

Read More Book online