Modern Advocate Lecture Series 2017
The QLS Ethics Centre’s Modern Advocate Lecture Series is an initiative of QLS president Christine Smyth and aims to foster collegiality in the junior ranks of the profession and to imbue young practitioners with the knowledge and skills to sharpen their advocacy.
26 October 2017 - Lecture four
The Honourable Justice Roslyn G Atkinson AO
Lecture four was delivered on “ Everything you wanted to know about appearing in the Supreme Court but were too afraid to ask.”
Everything you wanted to know about appearing in the Supreme Court but were afraid to ask
30 August 2017 - Lecture three
The Honourable Justice Peter Applegarth, Supreme Court of Queensland.
Justice Applegarth spoke on "Issue Framing in Oral and Written Submissions."
Issue Framing in Oral and Written Submissions
11 May 2017 - Lecture two
The Honourable Margaret McMurdo AC, Former President, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court of Queensland.
In the second lecture of the 2017 series, Honourable Margaret McMurdo AC spoke on "Advocacy Inside & Outside the Courtroom."
Advocacy inside and outside the courtroom
2 March 2017 - Lecture one
Fleur Kingham, President of the Land Court of Queensland
In the first lecture of the 2017 series, President Kingham spoke on "Maximising your impact as an advocate: A view from the bench."
Maximising your impact as an advocate: A view from the Bench
By viewing a lecture you will be entitled to 0.5 PLE CPD point.