Appearing in Court with Confidence incl Virtual Appearances
Start time 5 Mar 2021 1:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 5 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Live Stream Only
Speaker Ben Gibson, Barrister, Victorian Bar
Catering Not included
Designed for Legal practitioners
Product Code S21211
CPD Points:

Professional Skills: 1.0
$145.00
(includes GST)

Appearing in Court with Confidence incl Virtual Appearances

1.0
5 Mar 2021 1:00pm - 5 Mar 2021 2:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Live Stream Only

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

This seminar covers the following:

  • Interacting with opposing representatives;
  • Standing matters down;
  • Preparing yourself and your client;
  • Familiarise yourself with the court procedures;
  • Dealing with the registry;
  • Advocacy tips and tricks;
  • Appearing with confidence and overcoming the nerves;
  • Announcing your appearance;
  • Seeking client's instructions during the appearance;
  • Submitting exhibits;
  • Addressing the judicial officer presiding;
  • Preparing for virtual appearances;
  • Tips tips when appearing virtually;
  • Zoom/webex appearances.

Presented by: Ben Gibson, Barrister, Victorian Bar