Legal Practice Management - Small-Medium Partners

Course ID PN190801_MED1

  • Blended
  • 18
  • Advanced

This course encompasses strategic business planning, and highlights the role and responsibilities of partners in business development, practice leadership, supervision and mentoring, client development, financial and business performance and ethical and risk management.

If you want to become a principal of a law practice, the Law Society of NSW requires you to complete a Practice Management Course in order to remove condition 3 from your practising certificate. The College's Legal Practice Management Course is designed to meet these requirements.


Workshop Details: 22-24 August 2019, 9am - 5pm.

All components of the course, as set forth below, must be undertaken for satisfactory completion. Certificates of Completion are issued, and Law Society of NSW is notified of satisfactory completion, approximately 4 weeks after the workshop.

Please read below for course requirements.


College of Law Alumni and Law Society Members receive a 10% discount on the price.


Full Price $1,800.00

Alumni/Member Price $1,620.00


Start date:

22 August 2019

End date:

24 August 2019


9am - 5pm


The College of Law
Level 16, St James Centre
111 Elizabeth Street
Sydney NSW 2000

About This Course


Topics include:

  • strategic and business planning
  • management systems and technology
  • work and people management
  • effective partnership relations
  • marketing and business development
  • financial management and profitability
  • ethics and professional responsibility
  • trust money – responsibility, pitfalls and problems
  • Lawcover and risk management
  • financing your practice – taxation strategies
  • stress management


All three components must be undertaken for satisfactory completion. Certificate of completion available approximately 4 weeks after workshop.



Activity Name


Pre workshop online interactive activities

Preliminary participation

Online, short answer and multiple choice quizzes (self-test) plus trust accounting software activity

Attendance and participation


3 day workshop

Attendance and satisfactory participation


Online post workshop assessment

Short answer questions - 50% pass mark



Designed for

This course complies with the mandatory areas of Ethics and Professional Responsibility, Practice Management and Business Skills, and Professional Skills.