Advocacy

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.

  • 3.0
    $265.00
  • 4.0
    $265.00
  • 1.0

    This session will give you the confidence you need when appearing in the major jurisdictions as well as tips for obtaining the best outcome for your client on the day. Enhance your advocacy skills and gain confidence! 

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    This one hour CPD seminar is designed to help you identify and guide you through the significant practice and procedure changes in the Supreme Court in the last 12 months particularly in light of the impact of COVID-19.

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    Are you finding it difficult to communicate effectively with clients? Is the added stress of social isolation making a difficult client even more challenging? Do you need some strategies to communicate and deal with tricky situations? 

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    The ramifications of a poorly worded Calderbank letter and Offers of Compromise can be devastating to your client. Getting them wrong can have a significant impact on negotiations, potentially derail proceedings and possibly affect a later Application for Costs should the matter proceed to court.

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    Our presenter will use practical examples to highlight essential drafting techniques when preparing affidavits and witness statements.

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    The challenges of preparing for and attending mediation can be overwhelming when:

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    Practitioners are often instructed to make or consider offers of settlement, enter into settlement negotiations and draw settlement agreements and / or enforce their terms.  It is imperative that practitioners have excellent drafting skills in order to accurately record terms of settlement and minimise client risk.

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    This session is designed to unlock the secrets to free legal research sites and tools. With restricted or limited resources available as the majority of us work remotely, this is a critical and practical session for all legal practitioners.

    $130.00
  • 1.0

    Our presenter will outline the current state of statutory interpretation including recent trends and current approaches to statutory interpretation, with reference to recent case law. 

    $130.00