3 CPD Units covering Ethics, Professional Skills and Practice Management
Available by Webinar Only!
Chair: Nadine Lambert - Office of the Legal Profession Conduct Commissioner
9.00am – 10.00am
How to eliminate sexual harassment and what to do when sexual harassment occurs in the legal profession – (Professional Skills/Practice Management)
Presenter: Kate Eastman SC - New Chambers
This seminar will focus on practical measures and tips to prevent sexual harassment in workplaces, including policies and leading cultural change. The second part of the seminar will focus on what to do and what not to do, if sexual harassment occurs from the perspectives of the victims, bystanders, perpetrators and employers. This part will cover trauma informed approaches, complaint handling, procedural fairness and privacy
10.15am – 11.15am
What does 7 years as Commissioner tell me about the profession - (Ethics)
Presenter: Greg May – Legal Profession Conduct Commissioner
Commissioner May will reflect on his 7 years in that role, and tell you what the most common mistakes are that practitioners make, what you should do to avoid complaints, and what you might consider doing when a complaint is made against you.
11.30am – 12.30pm
Amendments to LPEAC Rule 11 Practice Management Course - (Practice Management)
Ros Burke - Director, Ethics and Practice
Desire Holland – Programme Manager GDLP
This session will provide an overview of the changes to LPEAC Rule 11, to be implemented on 1 April 2021, which introduce the requirement to complete an accredited practice management course before being entitled to practice as a principal.
Please select each session you wish to attend below.