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.

  • July 2021

  • Thursday, 22 July 2021
    22 Jul 2021 1:00pm - 22 Jul 2021 3:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    Getting to the truth of a matter is never as simple as merely asking your client or a witness to tell you what you need to know. Yet making sure you know the full story is critical to your role as an effective lawyer.

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
    30 Jul 2021 9:00am - 30 Jul 2021 12:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only
  • September 2021

  • Thursday, 16 September 2021
    16 Sep 2021 1:00pm - 16 Sep 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This one hour CPD seminar is designed to help you identify and guide you through the significant practice and procedure changes in the Federal Court of Australia in the last 12 months.

  • November 2021

  • Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - Wednesday, 24 March 2021
    23 Nov 2021 9:03am - 24 Mar 2021 3:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
    Live Stream Only

    This 2 day workshop covers the fundamentals of practising in this challenging practice area. The program includes:

  • 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.