Pleadings - Draft with confidence (Dec 2021)
Start time 13 Dec 2021 10:00am (Australia - Melbourne)
End time 13 Dec 2021 4:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Location Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne
Speaker David Kim, Barrister, Victorian Bar
Catering Includes morning tea, lunch & refreshments
Designed for Legal Practitioners
Product Code W21057
Total CPD Points: 5.5

Professional Skills: 2.75
Substantive Law: 2.75
$620.00
(includes GST)

Pleadings - Draft with confidence (Dec 2021)

5.5
13 Dec 2021 10:00am - 13 Dec 2021 4:00pm (Australia - Melbourne)
Leo Cussen Centre for Law, Level 16, 15 William Street, Melbourne

This workshop is designed to help practitioners understand the parameters and secrets to drafting effective pleadings. Well drawn pleadings can prevent costly interlocutory disputes and provide a basis to embark on successful litigation. Participants draft pleadings using various fact scenarios and receive feedback and evaluation in this interactive and practical workshop.

Topics include: the rules of pleadings, statements of claim, defences and subsequent pleadings, set-offs and counter-claims, particulars, identifying faulty pleadings and drafting tips and traps.

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Presented by: David Kim, Barrister, Victorian Bar

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'.