CLC Volunteer Solicitor Training

Over the coming months, a series of free training sessions are being held for volunteer solicitors at Kingsford, Inner City, Redfern and Marrickville Legal Centres.

Thursday 10 May – Minor Criminal Matters

Presented by Kingsford Legal Centre, this session focuses on giving advice about minor criminal and traffic offences in the Local Court and preparing clients for court appearances. The session also looks at the role of the Legal Aid duty lawyer.

Thursday 26  July Consumer Law and the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal

Facilitated by Redfern Legal Centre, this session covers the general and specific protections of the Australian Consumer Law and the conduct of consumer matters in the NSW Civil and Administrative Tribunal. Book here.

September (date TBA) – Motor vehicle accidents: property damage and personal injury

Marrickville Legal Centre provides an overview of the law relating to motor vehicle accidents focusing on claims relating to property damage, and train solicitors on advising clients about this issues.

Monday 5 November – Fines

Inner City Legal Centre presents a session on giving advice to clients who seek leniency with Revenue NSW or to challenge fines through the court process.

All training sesions are being held at King & Wood Mallesons (Level 61, Governor Phillip Tower, 1 Farrar Place, Sydney). Bookings for the 26 July session are now open here.