CPD Seminars – 2

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 for the profession, by the profession.
Useful links: CPD Programme September-December 2018 | Seminars papers on our online shop | Speaker Nomination Form | CPD Terms and Conditions | CPD Seminar Papers Order Form
With thanks to our CPD partner   legalsuper

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Allegations against Harvey Weinstein and the #metoo campaign have magnified …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. In the contemporary legal landscape, written advocacy, with the exception …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The global trend of shifting from the historic billable hour …

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

This seminar is designed for anyone who has dealings with difficult people, whether internal or external, where there is potential …

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

Please note this seminar is excluded from the CPD Freedom offering. For CPD Freedom members, to attend at $0 please register for the …

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University Club
1 Hackett Drive Crawley

With the scenic university campus as the backdrop, the Law Society is excited to announce the 2019 CPD Summer Getaway. …

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University Club
1 Hackett Drive Crawley

With the scenic university campus as the backdrop, the Law Society is excited to announce the 2019 CPD Summer Getaway. …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance.  Can cybersecurity affect my certificate? A light-hearted look at the …

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

What happens where one partner is in Australia on a spousal visa and the relationship breaks down? This is just …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Email is the main form of internal and external communication …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Australia is one of the most culturally diverse countries in …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A practical seminar covering all of the basic essentials young …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The governance of public hospitals raises a unique set of …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The Employee Relations Committee invites practitioners to attend its first …

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

Dictation makes life as a lawyer so much easier.  Being able to dictate, as well as type, gives you speed …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The importance of conflict of interest as an ethical issue …

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

In litigation, things don’t always go to plan with last minute changes or the unexpected occurring.  Join us for a …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The Modern Slavery Acts passed by the Commonwealth and NSW …

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

Negotiation is a valuable skill for all lawyers in any area of practice.  Whether you have considerable experience in negotiation, …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The updated Construction Contracts Act 2004 provides contractors with a …

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

This seminar is available is available for in person or webinar attendance. Join us for a practical discussion on software …

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

Is the stress of the compensation process contributing to a rise in secondary psychological claims and do workers lodge more …

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

This seminar is available is available for in person or webinar attendance. The number of class actions brought around the …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. “Freedom of Information” is a term we often hear about …

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

The modern practice of law is focused on profitability and client service, which creates high demands on time and sets …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. This seminar is designed for solicitors wishing to gain a …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Briefing barristers is an important skill that is not often …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Whether it is applying for the renewal of your practising …

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

THIS SEMINAR IS NOW FULLY BOOKED – To be placed on the wait list please email your details to cpd@lawsocietywa.asn.au …

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

It’s no secret that law is a demanding occupation and  many lawyers can be prone to self-criticism and worry.  In …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Independent medical examinations (IME) are an important foundation for lawyers and …

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eLearning Available Online

This seminar looks at recent and important High Court commercial law cases. It will do so in seven sections. This …

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This seminar looks at what modern dispute finance is and its application to the types of disputes likely to be …

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This session presents a way of approaching underlying causes of professional liability claims and will help inform risk management priorities, …

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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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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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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 …

Read More Book Seminar

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 Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The global trend of shifting from the historic billable hour …

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

This seminar is designed for anyone who has dealings with difficult people, whether internal or external, where there is potential …

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

Please note this seminar is excluded from the CPD Freedom offering. For CPD Freedom members, to attend at $0 please register for the …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance.  Can cybersecurity affect my certificate? A light-hearted look at the …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A practical seminar covering all of the basic essentials young …

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

This seminar is available is available for in person or webinar attendance. Join us for a practical discussion on software …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing …

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

The modern practice of law is focused on profitability and client service, which creates high demands on time and sets …

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

THIS SEMINAR IS NOW FULLY BOOKED – To be placed on the wait list please email your details to cpd@lawsocietywa.asn.au …

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

It’s no secret that law is a demanding occupation and  many lawyers can be prone to self-criticism and worry.  In …

Read More Book Webinar
eLearning Available Online

This session presents a way of approaching underlying causes of professional liability claims and will help inform risk management priorities, …

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. In the contemporary legal landscape, written advocacy, with the exception …

Read More Book Seminar Book Webinar
University Club
1 Hackett Drive Crawley

With the scenic university campus as the backdrop, the Law Society is excited to announce the 2019 CPD Summer Getaway. …

Read More Book Seminar
University Club
1 Hackett Drive Crawley

With the scenic university campus as the backdrop, the Law Society is excited to announce the 2019 CPD Summer Getaway. …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Email is the main form of internal and external communication …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Australia is one of the most culturally diverse countries in …

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

Dictation makes life as a lawyer so much easier.  Being able to dictate, as well as type, gives you speed …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The importance of conflict of interest as an ethical issue …

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

In litigation, things don’t always go to plan with last minute changes or the unexpected occurring.  Join us for a …

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

Negotiation is a valuable skill for all lawyers in any area of practice.  Whether you have considerable experience in negotiation, …

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

Is the stress of the compensation process contributing to a rise in secondary psychological claims and do workers lodge more …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Briefing barristers is an important skill that is not often …

Read More Book Seminar Book Webinar
eLearning Available Online

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

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

What happens where one partner is in Australia on a spousal visa and the relationship breaks down? This is just …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The governance of public hospitals raises a unique set of …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The Employee Relations Committee invites practitioners to attend its first …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The Modern Slavery Acts passed by the Commonwealth and NSW …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The updated Construction Contracts Act 2004 provides contractors with a …

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

Is the stress of the compensation process contributing to a rise in secondary psychological claims and do workers lodge more …

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

This seminar is available is available for in person or webinar attendance. The number of class actions brought around the …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. “Freedom of Information” is a term we often hear about …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. This seminar is designed for solicitors wishing to gain a …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Independent medical examinations (IME) are an important foundation for lawyers and …

Read More Book Seminar Book Webinar
eLearning Available Online

This seminar looks at what modern dispute finance is and its application to the types of disputes likely to be …

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar
Ethics & Professional Responsibility
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Allegations against Harvey Weinstein and the #metoo campaign have magnified …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The Employee Relations Committee invites practitioners to attend its first …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. The importance of conflict of interest as an ethical issue …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. A Hands-on Masterclass of the Law of Costs and Billing …

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

This seminar is available for in person or webinar attendance. Whether it is applying for the renewal of your practising …

Read More Book Seminar Book Webinar
eLearning Available Online

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar

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

Read More Book Seminar