Professional Development Events

Legal Support Staff Skills Building - Session 2

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

Navigating Workplace Communication - Rebecca Wilkie, Senior HR Consultant, DPIPWE; Cath Scott, Partner, Page Seager

 

Read more here and register for Session 2 below.

This is the second session in the Legal Support series, attend one or all three for a discount.

What Becomes of the Broken-Hearted?

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Venue: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )

CPD Points 1.5

Employment Law Seminar

 

With reference to current high profile case law, a panel of Employment Law Practitioners will address issues of Sexual Harassment.

Speakers on the panel include Audrey Mills and Craig Green. Facilitated by Alison Wells

CPD Guide: 1.5 (SL)

Session details to follow.

 

Panellists

Audrey Mills

Audrey ...

A Guide to the Amendments to the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act 1988 and Case Law Update

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

CPD Points 1.0

Further details coming soon.

CPD Guide: (1 SL)

Speakers / Panel: Bob Brewer, Consultant, Dobson Mitchell Allport, Luke Taylor, Senior Associate, Page Seager, and Chief Commissioner Robert Webster, Chief Commissioner of the Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Tribunal. 

Chair: Amanda Thompson, Associate, Simmons Wolfhagen 

Followed by drinks and nibbles.

Legal Support Staff Skills Building - Session 3

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

Sustaining your Sanity! - Anne McCulloch, Senior Associate, Page Seager; Rebecca Wilkie, Senior HR Consultant, DPIPWE

Read more here and register for Session 3 below.

This is the third session in the Legal Support series, attend one or all three for a discount.

Unconscious Bias

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Venue: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )

CPD Points 1.0

ACC and Law Society Event

Law Society members register below.

ACC members register here

If you wish to register and you are neither an ACC or LST member, please contact Julie Mazey on 03 62 344 133

This event is co-hosted by the Association of the Corporate Counsel of Australia ...

Criminal Law Conference 2018

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Venue: Wrest Point (Sandy Bay Road Hobart, Tasmania 7000)

CPD Points 6.5

CPD Points: 6.5 (SL, PS, PM and E) which includes the option to receive one of the recorded concurrent sessions 

Accommodation: Coming soon - LST member accommodation rates at the Conference venue - Wrest Point. 

 

Who should attend

Criminal Law Practitioners | Barristers | Litigation Lawyers | Early Career Lawyers interested in Criminal Law ...

Guarding against Ethical Fadings - The Human Science of Professional Decision-Making

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

CPD Points 1.5

Psychologist and behavioural neurogeneticist Dr Bob Murray returns to Tasmania to provide lawyers with an experiential and entertaining discussion on the science of decision making and guarding yourself against ethical fadings. 

Feedback from Dr Murray's 2017 seminar The Art of Persuasion in Courtroom Advocacy (Tas):
"Very intelligent, engaging, challenging ...

Trust Accounting Workshop

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Venue: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )

CPD Points 2.5

Guest presenter: Mike Harris 

Topics will include: Costs Disclosure Documents; Cash Books; Flow of Trust Monies; Legal Profession Regulations; Reconciliation; Transfer Journal; Trust Ledgers; Trust Receipts...and more

As this is a workshop, it will be run as a face-to-face event (in Hobart). It will cover a range of trust ...

Avoiding the Train Wreck: Ethical Dilemmas, Stress, and Maintaining a Successful Legal Practice

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

CPD Points 3.0




This engaging, highly interactive workshop is suitable for lawyers in all practice areas. It will provide a powerful and entertaining forum to consider some of the ethical and professional dilemmas faced by lawyers, and the corresponding toll they can take on one’s mental health and psychological well-being. The goal ...

In Discussion - The Integrity Commission

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

CPD Points 1.0

 

The Integrity Commission has recently produced a fact sheet. It is was developed to provide information and clarification for lawyers about relevant aspects of the operation of the Commission.

The Commission's newly appointed CEO, Richard Bingham, will come along to the Law Society to present CPD session, which will ...

Property & Commercial Law Conference 2018

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Venue: Hobart Function & Conference Centre (Elizabeth Street Pier Hobart, Tasmania 7000)

CPD Points 5.5



In line with previous years, this year's 'biggest annual LST conference' will not disappoint.

Speakers attending the Conference include:

  • Henry Davis York's Jeffery Goldberger (see here for Tasmanian practitioner testimonials) who is returning by popular demand to deliver the next chapter in his next contract law masterclass (this ...

Quantification of Damages in Personal Injuries Claims

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Venues: Law Society of Tasmania (28 Murray Street Hobart, TAS )
Staffordshire House (videolink) (56 Charles Street Launceston, TAS )
Levis Stace & Cooper (videolink) (13 Fenton Street Devonport, TAS )
McLean McKenzie & Topfer (videolink) (41 Cattley Street Burnie, TAS )

CPD Points 1.0

 

Guest Speaker: Alexandra Darcey, Partner, HWL Ebsworth

Alexandra is a partner in the HWL Ebsworth’s National Insurance Group.  She has expertise in Health Insurance, Medical negligence, Professional Indemnity and Public Liability.

Alex is a panel solicitor for the Motor Accidents Insurance Board of Tasmania.

Alex’s recent experience includes ...