Family law situations are fraught with emotion at the best of times, and not aided by legal representation which throws threats and aggression into the mix. How can you as a practitioner can you prevent and counter situations which have turned toxic?:

  • Back to basics: the professional courtesy rules and when to use them
  • Crafting constructive correspondence and following client instructions
  • Tone and content essentials
  • What to do when you receive letters containing threats and time limits for response
  • Countering ambit claims and other game playing
  • Focussing on settlement and not the fight – solicitors modelling appropriate and ethical behaviour
  • Tips for cultivating good relationships with your opponent
  • When is it time to make a complaint?

Join our Live Webinar and learn more from leading speaker: Neil Jackson, Barrister, Frederick Jordan Chambers Sydney as he explains more about these essential elements through case studies and presentations.


Live Webinar: Family Law – 3 CPD Compulsory Topic Programs

Date:  Friday 19th February 2021
Vic, NSW, ACT, Tas: 1.30pm to 4.45pm  
Qld: 12.30pm to 3.45pm  
SA:  1pm to 4.15pm
NT:  12noon to 3.15pm   
WA: 10.30am to 1.45pm   

This webinar comprises 3 one-hour sessions covering each of the compulsory CPD subjects for family lawyers for the CPD year ending 31 March 2021.  This is a national webinar and is suitable for family lawyers Australia wide.