Lawyer's Skills (July 2019)
Start time 22 Jul 2019 9:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 26 Jul 2019 1:15pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
Catering Includes morning tea & lunch
Designed for Trainee Lawyers
Product Code T19019

Lawyer's Skills (July 2019)

22 Jul 2019 9:00am - 26 Jul 2019 1:15pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne

An entry level lawyer should be able to demonstrate oral communication skills, legal interviewing skills, advocacy skills, negotiation and dispute resolution skills, letter writing skills and legal drafting skills.


This interactive workshop is led by well-respected Victorian practitioners, who have drawn on their years of experience to bring the content of the course to ‘life.’ Participants are encouraged to demonstrate what they have learned through the use of scenarios and role plays, ensuring they develop an understanding of how theory may be applied in practice.


This topic covers:

  • Communicating effectively
  • Cross-cultural awareness
  • Interviewing clients
  • Writing letters
  • Drafting other documents
  • Negotiating settlements and agreements
  • Facilitating early resolution of disputes
  • Representing a client in a legal forum



Date:     Monday 22 - Friday 26 July 2019

Time:     9:00am - 5:00pm (Mon-Thurs)

9.00am - 1:15pm (Fri)

(includes GST)
Event Full