21 March 2018

Judges' Series

Published on 21 March 2018

The Judges’ Series provides legal practitioners with unique and valuable insights from current Supreme Court of NSW and Federal Court of Australia Judges.

The 2018 Judges’ Series consists of five sessions held over five evenings, with each evening addressing a key topic of interest to legal practitioners of all levels of experience.

The details for each of the sessions are as follows:

  1. Lawyer-client privilege in litigation

    Wednesday 21 February 2018

    Presented by: The Hon. Justice James William John Stevenson, Supreme Court NSW, and The Hon. Justice Lindsay Graeme Foster, Federal Court of Australia

         

  2. Pleadings and case management

    Wednesday 28 February 2018

    Presented by: The Hon. Justice Geoff Lindsay, Supreme Court NSW, and The Hon. Justice Michael Bryan Joshua Lee, Federal Court of Australia

     

  3. Affidavit evidence

    Wednesday 7 March 2018

    Presenters: The Hon. Justice Julie Kathryn Ward, Chief Judge in Equity, Supreme Court NSW, and The Hon. Justice Alan Robertson, Federal Court of Australia

     

  4. Professional ethics, court etiquette and witness preparation

    Wednesday 14 March 2018

    Presenters: The Hon. Justice Francois Kunc, Supreme Court NSW, and The Hon. Justice John Edward Griffiths, Federal Court of Australia

     

  5. Subpoenas, discovery and interrogatories

    Wednesday 21 March 2018

    Presenters: A Judge from the Supreme Court NSW, and a Judge from the Federal Court of Australia

 

Click on the image below to download the full 2018 Judges’ Series program.

This series is suitable for legal practitioners of all levels of experience and covers the following mandatory areas: ethics and professional responsibility, practice management and business skills, and professional skills.

To register for all five sessions and receive a 20% discount, please click here.

To register in a single session, please find your chosen session here.

As part of the College's New Lawyer Program, new lawyers (less than 5 years in practice) are eligible to receive a 50% discount when registering for a single session or an additional 50% discount when registering for all five sessions as a bundle. Simply use the code NEWLAWYER when checking out. Terms and conditions apply.