Essentials of Advocacy

Friday 23rd June, 2017 8:30 am – Friday 23rd June, 2017 5:15 pm
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 advocacy skills.

Hear from distinguished members of the legal profession on case presentation and theory, opening and closing statements, examination and cross examination of witnesses and what makes a good advocate.

Completion of this course is recommended prior to attending the Practical Advocacy Weekend.

  • 4.5 points Competency 2 Professional Skills
  • 1.5 points Competency 3 Ethics and Professional Responsibility



Linda Black
Murray Chambers

Sam Vandongen SC
Francis Burt Chambers

Philip Urquhart
Francis Burt Chambers

Amanda Forrester SC
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions for Western Australia

Gillian Anderson
Francis Burt Chambers

Teresa Farmer
John Toohey Chambers

Tom Percy QC
Albert Wolff Chambers

Craig Slater
Francis Burt Chambers

Member - Essentials and Advocacy Weekend