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[WEBINAR] Module 2: Taking Instructions and Conduct of Solicitor

Event Date

From Thursday 14 Jul 2022 - 05:00 PM To Thursday 14 Jul 2022 - 06:30 PM

Venue

Webinar

Organiser

Law Society Pro Bono Services

Practice Area

Crime

Training Level

Foundation

Public CPD Points

1

Event Outline

The criminal defence counsel will learn the necessary steps to taking instructions and the conduct of a solicitor. It includes:

• What are some of the basic rules of conduct expected of a solicitor (i.e. retainer, overarching duty to court, not lying to the court etc)
• Client interview techniques
• Obligations to client
• When to discharge as counsel
• Taking instructions from vulnerable accused persons
• How to comprehensively take instructions and conduct site visits

Event Link

LPB-04F-220290

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