As a new lawyer, we know there's a lot to learn. The New Lawyers Summit is a learning and networking event for all new lawyers. The Summit will cover the important skills you need for a successful and fulfilling career, and provide you with the opportunity to network with other new lawyers.
Summit dates: 10 – 11 August 2018
CPD points: 7
Friday 10 August
4pm – 5pm: Keynote session: The value and benefits of finding a mentor (with Claire Bibby, Non-Executive Director, Author and Speaker, and Loren Blumgart, Associate Legal Counsel, Brookfield Property Partners)
5pm – 6pm: Panel discussion – ‘The legal journey’ (with Arthur Moses SC, President, NSW Bar Association, Tim Perry, Head of Corporate, Practical Law Australia, Thompson Reuters, Aaron LePoidevin, Partner, PwC Australia, and Andrea Christie-David, Partner & COO - Humanitarian Law, Salvos Legal
6pm – 7pm: Networking drinks and canapés
Saturday 11 August
9am – 10am: Keynote address: Essential courtroom etiquette and advocacy (with The Honourable Justice Derek Price AM, Chief Judge, District Court NSW)
10am – 10.15am: Morning tea
10.15am – 11.15am: The essential ingredients of a sustainable legal career (with Martine Barclay, Managing Director, Redefine Your Edge)
11.15am – 12.15pm: How to effectively work the room (with Fiona Craig, Speaker, Trainer, Mentor, Coach, Smart Women Connect)
12.15pm – 12.45pm: Lunch
12.45pm – 2.45pm: Practical workshop - The fundamental skills for drafting legal documents
Should I attend?
If you are new to the law and want to gain an edge in your practice, the New Lawyers Summit is for you!
The price includes the New Lawyer discount.