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:
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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
- 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.