Family Law Practice (Nov 2019)
Start time 18 Nov 2019 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 19 Nov 2019 3:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
Speaker Allana Goldsworthy, Barrister, Victorian Bar
Catering Includes morning tea, lunch & refreshments
Designed for Legal practitioners
Product Code W19030

Family Law Practice (Nov 2019)

18 Nov 2019 9:00am - 19 Nov 2019 3:30pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne

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

  • Applicable legislation
  • Family Court and Federal Circuit Court systems and procedures
  • Preparation of documents (including divorce applications, initiating applications and affidavits relating to children, maintenance property settlement, enforcement and contempt, and injunctions)
  • Service of documents
  • Attending court hearings
  • Client interviews
  • Briefing counsel
  • Financial agreements
  • Intervention orders
  • Costing the file
  • Risk management

Note: This workshop runs for two days.

Essentials are workshops for lawyers new to, or wanting to update knowledge in, particular skills or practice areas. These workshops aim to cover the 'essentials'.

Total CPD Units: 11.0

Practice Management & Business Skills: 1.0
Professional Skills: 1.0
Substantive Law: 9.0
(includes GST)