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Professional ethics and duties - know your obligations - On-demand

Course ID ID21028_PSK1

  • Online
  • 0.75
  • All
  • 0.75 CPD POINTS

This on-demand material was recorded in October 2021. You can purchase and access this content at any time.

Looking to refresh your ethical duties or new to legal practice? 

In this on-demand presentation, Mike Devitt, Solicitor and Accredited Specialist, Property Law will take you through the: 

  • Rules of supervision 
  • Ethics in the prism of caveats 
  • Conflicts of interest 
  • Assistance and guidance 
  • Acting for family 
  • The importance of undertakings; and 
  • Professional courtesy and civility 

Practitioners holding WA practising certificates are not eligible to earn CPD points for this course. 


Full Price $75.00


End date:

30 June 2022

Presenter biography

Michael Devitt Michael DevittSolicitor and Accredited Specialist in Property Law

  • Solicitor of Supreme Court of NSW - admitted 1972.
  • Honorary Senior Fellow, School of Law, University of Wollongong.
  • Accredited Specialist in Property Law, Law Society of NSW, since 1995.
  • College of Law PLT assessor; Property Law; Ethics & Professional Responsibility. 


Claiming CPD units

If you intend to claim CPD units for this educational activity, please note that CPD activities are not accredited by the Law Society of NSW or any other equivalent local authority, with the exception of Western Australia. If you hold a practising certificate in a state or territory other than Western Australia and this educational activity extends your knowledge and skills in areas that are relevant to your practice needs or professional development, then you should claim one (1) "unit” for each hour of attendance, refreshment breaks not included. The annual requirement is ten (10) CPD units each year from 1 April to 31 March. Some practitioners, such as accredited specialists are required to complete more than ten (10) units each CPD year.

If you hold a Western Australian practising certificate, please refer to the course description above as to whether you are eligible to earn CPD points for this activity.


Mandatories covered

Ethics and professional responsibility - 0.75 points