• 28 Oct 2021
    • 5:30 PM
    • City Winery Brisbane, 1 Wandoo Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane City
    • 102
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    Early Career Lawyers Mixer

    FLPA Early Careers 2021

    Join us at City Winery, Fortitude Valley, for our Early Career Lawyers Mixer on Thursday, 28 October 2021 from 5:30pm.

    This event is an opportunity for early career lawyers to meet and mingle over drinks and canapes. Senior members of the profession are encouraged to attend.

    When: 5.30 pm, Thursday 28 October 2021

    Where:  City Winery Brisbane, 1 Wandoo Street, Fortitude Valley, Brisbane City 

    Cost: FLPA Member: $75 and Non-Member: $90

    RSVP: Please click here for the online form and make payment by Friday, 22 October 2021.

    For more information, contact membership@flpa.org.au

    Cancellations non-refundable, substitute permitted.

    • 04 Nov 2021
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • In person at The College of Law rooftop or by Webinar.
    Register


    FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar 

    The 2021 Judge Middleton Series - Part Three

    Thursday, 4 November 2021

    The Family Law Practitioners Association is pleased to present part three of our extended Twilight Series facilitated by Judge Middleton of the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia and barrister, Jeff Bunning.

    Preparing for final hearing

    During part three of the series, Judge Middleton and Jeff Bunning will provide guidance to practitioners about how best to prepare for final hearing including:

    1.    What are you asking the court to do?

    a. What are the issues in dispute and what findings are you seeking the Court make?
    b. What do you have in support of your client’s position?
    c. Clarifying instructions and expectations with your client.

    2.    Gathering evidence and liaising with experts

    a. Do you require updated expert reports?
    b. Disclosure.
    c. Putting your client’s best evidence forward. What are the orders sought and what evidence does your client have in support of those orders sought?
    d. Developing a trial plan.

    3.    Preparing your client for final hearing.

    When: 5.00pm for a 5.30pm start until 7.30pm, Thursday 4 November 2021

    Where: In person at the College of Law or online

    Cost:
    $50 for FLPA members - in person
    $70 for non members - in person

    $35 for FLPA members - via webinar
    $50 for non members - via webinar

    RSVP: Please click here for the online form and make payment by Thursday 28 October 2021.

    CPD: Rule 48(2) of the Queensland Law Society Administration Rule 2005 and the Bar Association of Queensland CPD Policy permit, on a self-assessment basis, the treatment of attendance at a conference as a CPD activity at the rate of 1 CPD point per 1 hour of attendance (excluding refreshment breaks).

    Cancellations non-refundable, substitute permitted.

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07 Oct 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: New legislation and practice directions
02 Sep 2021 FLPA CPD EVENT – PARENTING
12 Aug 2021 A FLPA Celebration to farewell The Honourable Justice Kent
15 Jul 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: The 2021 Judge Middleton Series - Part Two
17 Jun 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar – The A – Z of Appeals
27 May 2021 FLPA Junior/Senior Trivia Night | FLPA Early Careers 2021
06 May 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: Dispute Resolution Events in the Courts - What every practitioner needs to know
22 Apr 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: The 2021 Judge Middleton Series - Advocacy and Courtroom preparation
25 Mar 2021 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: Addiction in the Context of Family Law
22 Mar 2021 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - Getting lift-off with your first Arbitration
26 Feb 2021 Meet me on the rooftop | FLPA Early Careers 2021 series
28 Jan 2021 A Welcome to the New Year Party!
26 Nov 2020 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar: Valuations during a pandemic
05 Nov 2020 Extended FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar & Drinks: Advocacy in the Courtroom
24 Sep 2020 FLPA Twilight Webinar - Parental Alienation – What is it? How do you deal with it?
27 Aug 2020 FLPA Twilight Webinar - Financial Statements | FLPA Early Careers 2020 series
23 Jul 2020 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - Mediating in a pandemic
25 Jun 2020 FLPA Twilight Seminar & Webinar - Daiquiris and Drafting – FLPA Early Careers 2020 series
18 Jun 2020 FLPA Twilight Webinar - Property Settlements & Tax
12 May 2020 FLPA Twilight Webinar - Social Media Safety & s121
12 Feb 2020 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - Small Property Pool Cases Pilot
28 Nov 2019 FLPA Christmas Party
21 Nov 2019 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar - Discrete Property List implementation
01 Nov 2019 FLPA in the Tropics
19 Sep 2019 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar - "Trusts - What do you need to know"
11 Sep 2019 Lunchtime Webinar - Through Their Eyes: Impact of Coercive & Controlling Abuse on Children with Leanne Bamford
25 Jun 2019 Lunchtime Webinar - Strahan & Strahan
13 Jun 2019 Family Law Retreat
30 May 2019 Q & A with Judge Andrew
23 May 2019 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - A rising threshold - has the two step process under Strahan for interim applications become harder?
02 May 2019 FLPA "Meet the Associates" Networking Event
16 Apr 2019 FLPA Twilight Seminar - Business Valuations for NQ Practitioners
11 Apr 2019 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar - The right way and the wrong way- Interim Hearing Advocacy
28 Mar 2019 Farewell Judge Middleton; Welcome Judge Andrew!
28 Mar 2019 The Honourable Justice Murphy's Retirement Function
22 Mar 2019 Lunch with the Shadow Attorney General for FNQ Practitioners
29 Nov 2018 FLPA Christmas Party
15 Nov 2018 Twilight Seminar/Webinar in Townsville
08 Nov 2018 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar - Forum-related issues in Children and Property Cases
13 Sep 2018 FLPA Twilight Seminar/Webinar - Untangling technical tax law
27 Jul 2018 Confidence in the Courtroom – 27 July 2018
22 Jun 2018 TWILIGHT SEMINAR IN ROCKHAMPTON!
21 Jun 2018 Cross-Examination Twilight – 21 June 2018
11 May 2018 Family Law Retreat 2018 - Registration are close. Be a part of a new chapter in FLPA history.
03 May 2018 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - What clients don’t know and should - Property settlements and a financial planner’s perspective
13 Mar 2018 Saying all You Need in 10 Pages or Less
01 Mar 2018 TWILIGHT SEMINAR / WEBINAR – Child Support Applications in the Courts
28 Feb 2018 FLPA Early Careers Function
30 Nov 2017 FLPA Christmas Cocktail Celebration for 2017
18 Nov 2017 FLPA in the Tropics - Latest Learnings in Cairns
08 Nov 2017 FLPA Annual General Meeting
03 Nov 2017 FLPA Domestic Violence Training Afternoon
07 Sep 2017 TWILIGHT SEMINAR / WEBINAR - Mediation - Insights and Learnings
17 Aug 2017 TWILIGHT SEMINAR / WEBINAR - Magellan matters
19 Jul 2017 Justice May's retirement function
13 Jul 2017 QLS and FLPA Family Law Residential 2017
01 Jun 2017 FLPA’s Early Career and Senior Stream Workshop and Wine Tasting
25 May 2017 TWILIGHT SEMINAR/WEBINAR - Dealing with the management of mental health & personality issues in parenting matters
29 Mar 2017 TWILIGHT SEMINAR/WEBINAR - Dealing with uncertainty in valuations: The good, the bad and the ugly
01 Dec 2016 Don't miss FLPA's Christmas 2016 cocktail celebration
19 Nov 2016 FLPA in the Tropics - Townsville
17 Nov 2016 FLPA Annual General Meeting
22 Aug 2016 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - Contempt of Court Orders
21 Jul 2016 QLS and FLPA Family Law Residential
06 Jul 2016 FLPA Lunchtime Webinar - Property Settlement Risks
23 Jun 2016 FLPA Twilight Seminar / Webinar - The Valuation of a Minority Interest
26 May 2016 Welcome Drinks for The Honourable Justice Carew
26 May 2016 Early Career Practitioners' Workshop
12 May 2016 FLPA Twilight Seminar / Webinar - Assessment of Unacceptable Risk in Parenting Cases
17 Mar 2016 FLPA Twilight - Trustees for Sale
27 Feb 2016 FLPA Conference in Cairns - 27 February 2016