Our Expertise

The Law Institute of Victoria (LIV) is a leading provider of specialist training for legal practitioners across Victoria. Our nationally recognised Accredited Specialisation program forms part of the LIV Education portfolio which includes the LIV Academy Series, CPD programs and customised training sessions delivered for legal firms.

Our facilitators are subject matter experts in their specialist field of practice, with significant practical experience in the legal industry. Academics, esteemed Legal Practitioners and leaders in fields such as Accountancy, Commerce and the Medical profession as thought leaders, bring fresh and innovative learning practices to life. The LIV is in a unique position to offer high quality, technically excellent content delivered innovatively to legal professionals in their organisations. For more information or to discuss the needs of your organisation, contact the LIV Education team.

Liz Atchison

Manager – Professional Development
03 9607 9384

What type of program are you interested in?

Academy Series

The LIV Academy Series of workshops is specifically designed to improve practitioners’ knowledge in an area of law and assist with the development of new practical skills to set them on the path to specialisation in an area. 
The workshops are available across the following four substantive law streams and two professional skills streams:
  • Business Law
  • Family Law
  • Property Law
  • Succession Law
  • Drafting Skills
  • Legal Business Skills 
The substantive law streams are modelled on the key knowledge required in the aligned LIV accredited specialist area and have been developed in consultation with the Accredited Specialisation Advisory Committees. All workshops are facilitated by accredited specialists or experts highly respected in their practice areas.
Level: Proficient 
Format: Workshop
Duration: Three hours
CDP Compliance Areas: Professional skills, Practice Management, Substantive Law