Authoritative and effective courtroom communication.
Effectively managing a courtroom may be a challenge. But it is a skill that can be learned and will assist you to appropriately establish your authority.
Mastering the art of judgment writing.
Do you feel burdened by the number of judgments you have to write? Are your judgments and rulings getting longer and more complex?
Affirmative consent and stealthing.
Legislative reforms arising from the Victorian Law Reform Commission’s 2021 report on Improving the Justice System Response to Sexual Offences will come into effect in 2023.
Yoorrook: A conversation with the Commissioners.
Join Barrister Julie Buxton as she moderates a discussion with Yoorrook Commissioners after their second and third rounds of hearings.
Delivering oral decisions effectively.
Are you drowning in reserve judgments? Or are you over-reliant on the written word?
Mental health, drug dependency & the law series 1.
Mental illness and drug dependency are common in people appearing in the criminal justice system. Yet they often don’t get the support they need.