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July 30, 2014

Careers in Law – Ever wondered what it is like to make partner?

Welcome to the YLS Professional Development Committee’s monthly feature blog, ‘Careers in Law’. This month the Committee interviewed Daniel Cole who made partner at a law firm at ... more
 

July 23, 2014

Kids in immigration detention: what’s the story?

On the 14 May 2014, the LIV Young Lawyers Section Community Issues Committee hosted a fantastic Hot Topic session: Children in Immigration Detention. We were fortunate to hear from panellists ... more
 

July 16, 2014

Writing that clicks - Five little words you need to know for better letter writing

As young lawyers, we’re often asked to draft correspondence to a myriad of recipients- other lawyers, lay witnesses, sophisticated clients, courts and expert witnesses. These written pieces a... more
 

July 9, 2014

How to manage client expectations

As lawyers, we are often working with clients when they are not at their best – they may be under pressure, distressed or confused by the legal issue facing them. Even if we are fortunate eno... more
 

July 1, 2014

Careers in Law – Ever dreamed of working for the Coroner’s Court?

Welcome to the YLS Professional Development Committee’s monthly feature blog, ‘Careers in Law’.  This month the Committee interviewed Nisha Jholl to find out what it’s ... more