Ethics & Professional Responsibility (August 2019)
Start time 19 Aug 2019 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 20 Aug 2019 5:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
Speaker
Catering Includes morning tea & lunch
Designed for Trainee Lawyers
Product Code T19024

Ethics & Professional Responsibility (August 2019)

19 Aug 2019 9:00am - 20 Aug 2019 5:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne

An entry level lawyer should act ethically and demonstrate professional responsibility and professional courtesy in all dealings with clients, the courts, the community and other lawyers. In accordance with the National Competency Standards for Entry Level Lawyers, this topic covers:

  • Acting ethically
  • Knowing when to raise ethical problems with others
  • Discharging the legal duties and obligations of legal practitioners
  • Complying with professional conduct rules
  • Complying with fiduciary duties
  • Avoiding conflicts of interest
  • Acting courteously
  • Complying with rules relating to the charging of fees
  • Being aware of the importance of pro bono contributions

 

 

Date:     Monday 19 - Tuesday 20 August 2019

Time:     9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

$865.00
(includes GST)