Queensland Law Society

Modern Advocate Lecture Series 2018


The QLS Ethics and Practice Centre’s Modern Advocate Lecture Series 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.


Thursday 25 October - lecture four

Former District Court Judge John Robertson, Law Society House, Brisbane

Back to the Future - Advocacy when time matters

Paper | PowerPoint


Wednesday 25 July - lecture three       

The Honourable Justice Andrew Greenwood, Judge, Federal Court of Australia, Law Society House, Brisbane

Practical considerations on advocacy


Thursday 10 May - lecture two            

Di Fingleton delivered a presentation on "Thinking Outside the Square - Innovative Courts - be ready for them!"

Thinking Outside the Square - Innovative Courts - be ready for them!


Thursday 15 March - lecture one

The Honourable Justice Martin Daubney, President, Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal delivered a presentation on "Advocacy in Applications".