Papers and Presentations - Victorian Legal Services Board + Commissioner

Papers and Presentations

Papers and presentations delivered

Guest presentations: seminars and workshops

The Commissioner and staff are available to give presentations to groups of lawyers and law students on a range of topics, including:

  • an overview of the regulation of the legal profession in Victoria
  • the functions of the Victorian Legal Services Board + Commissioner
  • the disciplinary system and the use of alternative dispute resolution by the Commissioner to assist in the resolution of disputes
  • professional standards and ethics, including case studies relevant to all lawyers (covering plagiarism, relationships, conflicts of interest etc)
  • interactive workshops discussing common ethical dilemmas experienced in practice
  • practical steps to avoid making mistakes in practice
  • managing client relationships
  • handling trust money and trust accounts, and
  • mental health in the profession and the Board’s use of health assessments.

To enquire about these presentations, please contact us and ask to speak to the Education Adviser.

 

Last modified June 19, 2017.