Queensland Law Society

The Honourable Justice Philip McMurdo – QLS Senior Counsellors' Conference 2017 - "Legal Ethics – Recent Appellate Cases"

On 1 September 2017 at the QLS Senior Counsellors’ Conference 2017 the Honourable Justice Philip McMurdo delivered a presentation on ‘Legal Ethics – Recent Appellate Cases’ which dealt with:

  • the issue of co-accused being represented by the same firm in a criminal trial (R v Pham [2017] QCA 43)
  • the definition of “aware” in ongoing costs disclosure obligations pursuant to s 315 of the Legal Profession Act 2007 (Qld) (Leneham v Legal Services Commissioner [2017] QCA 137).