ADLA

Lawyer Demonstrating Legal Ethics as Guide for Lawyers

Legal Ethics and the VLSBC: Guide for Lawyers

Legal Ethics and the VLSBC: Guide for Lawyers Adapted from a talk presented by Rob Franklin, Managing Director at Potts Lawyers, at the Australian Defence Lawyers Alliance (ADLA) 2023 Conference in Darwin. The ‘Uniform’ Law Lawyers in Victoria are governed...

ADLA Discussion on Early Stage Resolution

ADLA Conference 2023 – Early Stage Resolution Panel Discussion

ADLA Conference 2023 – Early Stage Resolution Panel Discussion Often, people don’t approach a defence lawyer until they have been charged with an offence and have a court date approaching – but there are many steps that can be taken...

International Client Management (ADLA Seminar) – Presented by Mr WangZhang Chew, Bell Legal Group

International Client Management (ADLA Seminar) – Presented by Mr WangZhang Chew, Bell Legal Group The Australian Defence Lawyers Alliance (ADLA) is a legal collective that features members from every state and territory in Australia. The role of ADLA is to...

Expert Evidence

Expert Evidence

Expert Evidence The Honourable Peter Davis, QC, Justice of the Supreme Court in Queensland and Joshua Jones, a barrister at the Queensland Bar, gave an engaging seminar on expert evidence at the Australian Defence Lawyers Alliance (ADLA) recently. Expert evidence...

Greg Melick

Appearing before anti-corruption bodies

Appearing before anti-corruption bodies The Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Commission (IBAC) is the body established to investigate and expose corruption and misconduct within the Victorian public sector. Powered by the Independent Broad-based Anti-corruption Act 2011, IBAC’s jurisdiction extends to State and...

Buildings and Boats

ADLA Conference 2016: A new member’s perspective

Last month I was fortunate to attend the most highly anticipated weekend of a criminal defence lawyers’ year – the ADLA conference weekend. ADLA is the Australian Defence Lawyers Association and is represented by all Australian states and territories. ADLA convenes...