every Thursday from 5:30 - 6:30pm

Seminar Venue: City Tattersalls Club, 194 - 204 Pitt Street, Sydney


Overview of the Legal Profession Uniform Law

Thursday 27 August 2015 Speaker: John McKenzie, Office of the Legal Services Commissioner

* Investigations and Insolvency - an overview with heavy emphasis on recent cases/examples

Thursday 3 September 2015 Speaker: David Levi, Director Levi Consulting

* The right to silence - Criminal Law Update

Thursday 10 September 2015 Speaker: Mario Licha, Barrister

* Defending LIDAR and RADAR Speeding Charges - the role of the National Measurement Act, 1960 (Cth)

Thursday 17 September 2015. Speaker: Dr Richard Brittain

Appellate procedures and practices

Thursday 24 September 2015. Speaker: Mr Christopher Barry QC, Selborne Chambers

Update on WorkCover Independent Review Office (WIRO)

Thursday 1 October 2015. Speaker: Mr Kim Garling, WorkCover Independent Review Officer

* Getting the most out of Costs Assessments

Thursday 8 October 2015. Speaker: Ms Alyson Ashe, Alyson Ashe & Associates, Legal Costs Consultants

* Recent developments in Family Provision cases under the Succession Act

Thursday 15 October 2015. Speaker: Mr Rodney Brender, Barrister, Maurice Byers Chambers

Post Employment Restraints of Trade

Thursday 22 October 2015. Speaker: Mr Rabih Alkadamani, Barrister, Blackstone Chambers

* Damages in Discrimination Law

 Thursday 29 October 2015. Speaker: Mr Des Kennedy SC, Barrister, Jack Shand Chambers

Occupational Health & Safety

Thursday 5 November 2015. Speaker: Ms Kellie Edwards, Barrister, Denman Chambers

* Practical steps to make mediation effective and more cost effective

Thursday 12 November 2015. Speaker: Mr Dennis Wilson, Barrister, Edmund Barton Chambers

To book a seminar go to the "Seminar Bookings" page


We have a program of social events throughout the year.  We are yet to finalise dates and speakers.
The following dates are approximate:
  • October 2015 - Downing Centre Cocktail Function
  • November 2015 - Annual Dinner
We try to give as much notice as we can of social events and offer early-bird rates hoping that members will assist us by booking early.