Hayley Cormann– Engaging experts – A variety of important issues are raised for litigators when identifying, engaging and briefing expert witnesses. This discussion aims to arm practitioners with an improved methodology and strategies for your practices in securing and briefing experts witness, so that practitioners ultimately can elicit admissible and valuable expert evidence relevant to their client’s case and its outcomes.
Meriel Steadman – Top tips to maximise your success in a dispute – Disputes can be hard to avoid. In this session you will be given practical tips on what you can do before and during a dispute to put you in the best position for success, together with what to do after a dispute is resolved to set yourself up for success in any future dispute.
Paul Mendelow – Recent Case Law Developments in relation to Waiver of Legal Professional Privilege – One of the biggest areas of controversy in practise is to identify the circumstances in which privilege has been waived or may be waived.
This session will review the various types of privilege that exist and the latest developments relating to waiver of privilege including:
Level: General / Intermediate
Date & Time:
Wednesday, 25 March 2020 3:00pm – 6:15pm
The Law Society of Western Australia
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace
PERTH WA 6000
Afternoon tea will be provided.
2.0 Point Competency 2: Professional Skills
1.0 Points Competency 4: Substantive Law
Non – Member: $437
Young Lawyer CPD*: $267
CPD Freedom: $112
*Law Society Members less than 5 years practicing and/or under 35 years of age
Date & Time:
Wed, 25 March 2020 3.00pm - 6.15pm
Level 5, 160 St Georges Terrace PERTH waGet Directions on Map
none Points Professional Management
none Points Professional Responsibility
none Points Ethics