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Video 3 – LIV CPD 2020 – Recent Developments in Elder Law: Future planning – OPAs future planning resources

Video 3 – LIV CPD 2020 – Recent Developments in Elder Law: Future planning – OPAs future planning resources

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CPD Units 0.5
  • Professional Skills
  • Practice Management & Business Skills
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Recorded: 10 November 2020 | Run Time: 39:56

In this video, Claire McNamara takes you through the OPA and the LIV’s newly created booklet Future planning for decision-making and the law in Victoria: A resource for lawyers who practice in future planning, which provide a series of questions and issues for lawyers to cover with their clients when engaging in future planning. 

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  • Presenter

    Presenter: Claire McNamara, Senior Lawyer, Office of the Public Advocate

    Claire McNamara has worked at the Office of the Public Advocate (OPA) since 2005. Initially Claire worked as an Advocate/Guardian but since 2008 has worked as a legal officer. Claire is a member of both the LIV’s Elder Law Committee and Health Law Committee and was a recipient of an LIV award for service in 2013. Claire has contributed to many of OPA’s resources on future planning and has an interest in ensuring that future planning promotes people’s autonomy and minimises any risk of misuse and abuse. Claire has a background in community law.

  • Professional Development

    The Law Institute of Victoria's professional development program does more than just satisfy your compliance requirements for the CPD year, it provides you with quality and contemporary learning opportunities and practical solutions that you can apply to improve outcomes for your clients and support your practice for years to come.

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