Criminal Bar Events & Cpds

Criminal

Section 38 of the Evidence Act 2008 – Unfavourable witnesses

The Criminal Bar Association
26Jun

A practical guide to dealing with unfavourable witnesses.
 

Speaker(s): 
Daniel Gurvich QC (Chair), The Honourable Justice Stephen Kaye AM, Brendan Kissane QC
When: 
Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 17:15 to 18:15
Where: 
Neil McPhee Room, Level 1 Owen Dixon Chambers East
205 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
1 CPD point(s):
Barristers Skills;

The Post Sentence Authority

The Criminal Bar Association
21Jun

Post Sentence Authority: What is it?  How does it work?
Venue: Neil McPhee Room, West side.

 

Speaker(s): 
Daniel Gurvich QC (Chair), His Honour Judge Ian Gray
When: 
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 17:15 to 18:15
Where: 
Neil McPhee Room, Level 1 Owen Dixon Chambers East
205 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
1 CPD point(s):
Substantive Law;

Intermediaries: New Rules in Victoria

The Criminal Bar Association
6Jun

An intermediary is a skilled communication specialist who will be available during the police interview and at court to facilitate two-way communication between a vulnerable witness and others.  This seminar will explain the new rules that come into effect in Victoria. It will also provide information on the use of Intermediaries in New Zealand and the United Kingdom.

Speaker(s): 
Daniel Gurvich QC (Chair), Her Honour Judge Meryl Sexton, Dr Emily Henderson, Rishi Nathwani
When: 
Wednesday, June 6, 2018 - 17:15 to 18:15
Where: 
Neil McPhee Room, Level 1 Owen Dixon Chambers East
205 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
1 CPD point(s):
Substantive Law;

Indigenous Incarceration Rates in Australia: Pathways to Reform

The Indigenous Justice Committee
28May
Speaker(s): 
Raymond Gibson, (Chair), Campbell Thomson PANEL: Magistrate Rose Falla, The Hon. Geoffrey Eames QC, Tim Goodwin, Ms Shahleena Musk, (Senior Lawyer, HRL)
When: 
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 17:15 to 18:15
1 CPD point(s):
Substantive Law; Practice management & business skills;

Good Mental Health for Criminal Barristers

The Criminal Bar Association
17May

Please join our panel for an informal discussion on exercising good mental health, dealing with difficult days in court and looking out for your colleagues. 

Please note this session will not be recorded.
 

Speaker(s): 
Daniel Gurvich QC (Chair); Panel:  Bernadette Healy (Psychologist), Peter Morrissey SC, Sharon Lacy
When: 
Thursday, May 17, 2018 - 17:15 to 18:15
Where: 
Neil McPhee Room, Level 1 Owen Dixon Chambers East
205 William Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia
1 CPD point(s):
Barristers Skills; Practice management & business skills;