Queensland Law Society

Queensland Law Society Back to Basics

The essential Proctor collection
with Kylie Downes QC

First published in 2007, the Back to Basics is an essential compilation on the fundamentals of court practice and procedure. An ideal introduction for new lawyers and a handy reference and refresher for more experienced practitioners.

The third edition draws together 59 of the Back to Basics columns written by Kylie Downes QC and published in QLS’s Proctor over the past 20 years. With all articles in this latest edition having been revised and updated to reflect the state of law in Queensland at 31 May 2020.

Whether you are preparing for your first clerkship or need the latest step-by-step guide to court procedures, this is your essential guide to day-to-day legal tasks.

Please note only available in a printable soft copy version.

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