Webinar - Psst..Did you hear the one about the lawyer who

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Hear from Ian Foote, Ethics Lecturer, The College of Law, as he presents an interesting discussion focusing on ethics and practitioner misconduct.

Attending this one-hour presentation will satisfy your mandatory CPD component of ethics.


Full Price $120.00

Alumni/Member Price $108.00



2pm AEDST - 3pm AEDST

About This Course


This one-hour webinar will focus on unethical practitioner misconduct in the recent cases of Bain (deceased) & Bain (No3) [2016] FamCA 662, Legal Services Commissioner v Bentley [2016] QCAT 185 and Council of Law Society of NSW v Flynn [2013] NSWADT 70.

Designed for

This webinar complies with the mandatory area of Ethics.



Ian Foote
Lecturer, The College of Law 

Ian was admitted to practice in 1976, and has more than 25 years’ experience as a solicitor in private practice as a principal focusing on general commercial work, civil litigation and property practice.

He practised at his own firm in Brisbane for many years and then moved to the Queensland Law Society doing investigations and prosecutions of disciplinary matters before the establishment of the Legal Services Commission. Ian has extensive experience in the areas of legal ethics, professional responsibility and trust accounting. He presently works with the Queensland Law Society’s Professional Standards Department providing legal and ethical advice to solicitors and undertaking complaint and trust account investigations.

Ian is an accredited mediator and member of the Queensland Law Society.

He enjoys travelling abroad, dining out and spending time with his two children and long suffering partner.


Attending a College webinar is an easy and convenient way for you to increase your knowledge, learn from experts and gain CPD units. It is just like attending a seminar except you don’t leave your office or home.

Once you have registered, we will send you all the information you need to join the webinar. All you need is a computer and telephone. Just follow the link and instructions to join the webinar and dial into the teleconference.

During the webinar, the presenter will present on the topic, similar to in a seminar. You can ask questions by typing in the box provided. Each webinar has lots of time allocated to answering questions so there is plenty of opportunity to interact and engage.

All you need for a webinar is a computer/device and telephone. You logon to the webinar and listen through a teleconference. If you are in an open plan office, you may like to listen through earphones. There is no need to download any additional software. It is really as simple as following a link to join.