Thu 09 November | 4:00PM - 6:15PM | Your desk or portable device

Synopsis

It’s every lawyer’s worst nightmare come to life, you receive a complaint against you. What do you do next? How should you treat it? This seminar will focus on the lifecycle of a complaint from commencement to conclusion, and will discuss what steps you as a lawyer should take at each stage. It will highlight the range of complaints that can be made against lawyers, how to avoid them, and how to mitigate them if the unwelcome event happens.

 

Learning Outcomes

  • Learn more about the lifecycle of a complaint through the various stages.
  • Gain a better understanding of the different types of complaints that lawyer’s face and how to avoid or mitigate them.
  • Learn more about the standards committee processes regarding complaints.

Who should attend?

This seminar is relevant to all lawyers. 

 

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Presenters

Grant Illingworth QC

Henry Laubscher
Barrister

Chris Browne
Partner,
Wilson Harle

Chair

Paul Collins
Barrister
Shortland Chambers