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

On the 7 February 2018, Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Bill 2018) was introduced into Parliament. Key elements …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

A claim against a legal practitioner by a person or entity with some connection with the person or entity that …

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Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton Hotel
14 Mill Street Perth

Join us as we celebrate the official opening of Law Week 2018, and recognise the contributions made by members of …

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Court Room 1, Old Supreme Court of WA
Stirling Gardens PERTH

Access to Justice for Indigenous Peoples A complimentary Law Week event for all members and non-members of the legal profession, …

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Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street PERTH

Learn about social justice career opportunities, and discover how you can get involved at this informative and networking evening Do …

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

7 Spaces available – email registration form to cpd@lawsocietwa.asn.au to secure your place now!  FREE ATTENDANCE FOR COUNTRY MEMBERS OF …

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Bankwest Place
Level 1, 300 Murray Street PERTH

Join us at the Law Society’s Law Week Awards Night celebrations. Hosted during Law Week to celebrate law and justice …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent claims experience indicates that a significant cause of errors and omissions in delivery of legal services is inadequate supervision …

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

FREE information and networking event for members Following on from the success of the last forum series, we are pleased …

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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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Law Society of Western Australia
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 …

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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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Law Society of Western Australia
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 …

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

By design, great culture establishes a way of thinking and a way of being that is ultimately reflected in the …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

A claim against a legal practitioner by a person or entity with some connection with the person or entity that …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Conflicts can arise throughout the solicitor-client engagement and in a variety of ways, such as if you use a former …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

The second seminar in the Law Mutual (WA) series concerning the Practice and Matter Management Guidelines will focus on the …

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Law Society of Western Australia
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 …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent claims experience indicates that a significant cause of errors and omissions in delivery of legal services is inadequate supervision …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Conflicts can arise throughout the solicitor-client engagement and in a variety of ways, such as if you use a former …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Essential for practitioners who have been admitted for less than 12 months, are new to private practice after a period …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

The second seminar in the Law Mutual (WA) series concerning the Practice and Matter Management Guidelines will focus on the …

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Law Society of Western Australia
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 …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

A claim against a legal practitioner by a person or entity with some connection with the person or entity that …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent claims experience indicates that a significant cause of errors and omissions in delivery of legal services is inadequate supervision …

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

Welcome to the world of persuasive influence. A large part of your leadership skill and expertise comes down to your …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Conflicts can arise throughout the solicitor-client engagement and in a variety of ways, such as if you use a former …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

The second seminar in the Law Mutual (WA) series concerning the Practice and Matter Management Guidelines will focus on the …

Read More
Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Conflicts can arise throughout the solicitor-client engagement and in a variety of ways, such as if you use a former …

Read More
Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

A claim against a legal practitioner by a person or entity with some connection with the person or entity that …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

Recent claims experience indicates that a significant cause of errors and omissions in delivery of legal services is inadequate supervision …

Read More
Law Society of Western Australia
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 …

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Law Society of Western Australia
160 St Georges Terrace Perth

The second seminar in the Law Mutual (WA) series concerning the Practice and Matter Management Guidelines will focus on the …

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eLearning Available Online

In 2016 the High Court of Australia, in the decision of Attwells v Jackson Lalic Lawyers Pty Limited [2016] HCA …

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The use of caveats may raise professional ethics issues as well as legal issues. A recent decision by the State …

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Reforms to the Strata Titles Act 1985 are taking shape with Landgate aiming to introduce the Strata Titles Amendment Bill …

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Appearing in SAT comprises of three elements: – An overview of the operation of the State Administrative Tribunal with reference to …

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The Legal Profession Complaints Committee sees a number of complaints arising from misleading conduct by lawyers towards clients, the court, …

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The Australian Tax Office and ASIC have wide information gathering powers, including the power to search a law office as …

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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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Drafting settlement offers and deeds can be deceptively complicated with traps for even the most experienced practitioners. Settlement deeds are …

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Digital Marketing is an essential consideration when trying to establish a new business or grow an existing one. From the …

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

By design, great culture establishes a way of thinking and a way of being that is ultimately reflected in the …

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

Welcome to the world of persuasive influence. A large part of your leadership skill and expertise comes down to your …

Read More
eLearning Available Online

Digital Marketing is an essential consideration when trying to establish a new business or grow an existing one. From the …

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

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

On the 7 February 2018, Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Bill 2018) was introduced into Parliament. Key elements …

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

On the 7 February 2018, Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) Bill 2018) was introduced into Parliament. Key elements …

Read More Book online
eLearning Available Online

The Australian Tax Office and ASIC have wide information gathering powers, including the power to search a law office as …

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

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 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
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
eLearning Available Online

The Legal Profession Complaints Committee sees a number of complaints arising from misleading conduct by lawyers towards clients, the court, …

Read More Book 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
Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton Hotel
14 Mill Street Perth

Join us as we celebrate the official opening of Law Week 2018, and recognise the contributions made by members of …

Read More Book online
Court Room 1, Old Supreme Court of WA
Stirling Gardens PERTH

Access to Justice for Indigenous Peoples A complimentary Law Week event for all members and non-members of the legal profession, …

Read More Book online
Argyle Ballroom, Parmelia Hilton
14 Mill Street PERTH

Learn about social justice career opportunities, and discover how you can get involved at this informative and networking evening Do …

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

7 Spaces available – email registration form to cpd@lawsocietwa.asn.au to secure your place now!  FREE ATTENDANCE FOR COUNTRY MEMBERS OF …

Read More
Bankwest Place
Level 1, 300 Murray Street PERTH

Join us at the Law Society’s Law Week Awards Night celebrations. Hosted during Law Week to celebrate law and justice …

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

FREE information and networking event for members Following on from the success of the last forum series, we are pleased …

Read More Book online