Learn new advocacy skills and brush up on your legal advocacy knowledge with our range of interactive and educational CPD courses. Covering a number of different topics such as trial advocacy, plea making and tribunal advocacy, our seminars and online intensives provide advocacy skills training to suit lawyers at any stage of their career. As many barristers and solicitors find the 'performance' element of legal advocacy to be intimidating, advocacy training for lawyers can be essential in building confidence and ultimately achieving a positive outcome in court. Explore our courses below to find out more about advocacy law based CPD programs available at Leo Cussen's.

  • November 2021

  • Monday, 29 November 2021 - Tuesday, 30 November 2021
    29 Nov 2021 9:00am - 30 Nov 2021 3:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This practical workshop focuses on the major jurisdictions with a particular focus on the Magistrates', County, Supreme Courts with reference to the Federal Court and VCAT. You can be confident that you will have a practical working knowledge and understanding of the operation of these courts including pre litigation correspondence and related documents to enable you to represent your client with assurance.

  • December 2021

  • Monday, 13 December 2021
    13 Dec 2021 10:00am - 13 Dec 2021 4:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This workshop is designed to help practitioners understand the parameters and secrets to drafting effective pleadings. Well drawn pleadings can prevent costly interlocutory disputes and provide a basis to embark on successful litigation. Participants draft pleadings using various fact scenarios and receive feedback and evaluation in this interactive and practical workshop.