How To Brief a Family Law Barrister

How To Brief a Family Law Barrister
Now Available In-Person or by Webinar!

1.5 CPD Units in Professional Skills

Thursday 4 November 2021
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Law Society of South Australia, Level 10, 178 North Terrace, Adelaide


Mark Boehm – Barrister – William Light Chambers
Andrea Horvat – Barrister and Mediator – William Light Chambers

Jordan Lewis – Barrister – William Light Chambers

From how to initially engage a barrister and prepare a brief for counsel through to how to work with your barrister in preparing your matter for trial, this session will provide information, insight and practical tips and tricks about how family law solicitors can utilise specialist family law barristers to try and achieve the best outcomes for their clients.

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Members admitted more than 3 years: $110
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4/11/2021 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Level 10 178 North Terrace Adelaide ADELAIDE SA 5000 AUSTRALIA

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Thursday, 04 November 2021

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
4/11/2021 5:30 PM


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