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Kay Feeney | Feeney Family Law

WATCH NOW – The Use and Abuse of Section 75(2) Factors
Kay started her working life as a teacher and that remains evident in her interest in Education, mentoring and her approach to her clients.

She is an experienced Family Lawyer and has assisted clients to achieve resolution through her commitment to strategic thinking. She is also a Nationally […]

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Angela Cornford-Scott | Cornford-Scott Lawyers

WATCH NOW – Estate Planning for Complex Family Relationships  <<preview session >>
Angela is the director of Cornford-Scott Lawyers Pty Ltd and an accredited specialist in succession law. She has worked in the area of succession law for over 20 years and has a particular interest in estate planning, trust matters and estate administration issues.

Angela is the current Chair of […]

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Shelley Dunstone | Legal Circles

WATCH NOW – Superstar Goal-Setting
Shelley founded Legal Circles in 2001, to help lawyers have better businesses and more satisfying careers.  She helps lawyers to design their careers and attract more of the work they want to do, from clients they want to work with.

She was admitted as a lawyer in 1981, specialised in commercial litigation, and […]

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Patrick Coetsee | Coetsee Legal

WATCH NOW – Wills Gone Wild  <<preview session >>
No 10 most watch CPD 2017/2018 CPD Period

Patrick has focused primarily on Estate Planning and the administration of deceased Estates. He has helped numerous clients with matters concerning: the preparation of Wills, Powers of Attorney and Enduring Guardians; obtaining Probate and Letters of Administration; Testamentary Trusts; and defending contested estates or […]

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Steven Nunn | Carlyle Kingswood Global

Steven Nunn is CEO and Head of the Legal Division at Carlyle Kingswood Global.

Carlyle Kingswood Global works with the managing partners of law and accountancy firms to hire or acquire strategically key partners, teams and businesses. Their global network includes offices in London, New York, Sydney, Singapore and Hong Kong.

Their methodology combines comprehensive and tightly […]

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Bronwyn Pott | Business Strategy Consultant

Time management for Success
Reframing Succession – strategy for your future
Bronwyn Pott provides strategic advisory support to firms in addition to holding a number of executive and non-executive board roles. She was an executive member and founding director of the Australian Legal Sector Alliance (AusLSA), an organisation which works collaboratively to promote sustainable practices across […]

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Andrew Abel | Legal Practice Blueprint

WATCH NOW – Building a Client Attraction System  <<preview session >>
WATCH NOW – From Ideas to Implementation  << preview session >>
WATCH NOW – Practice Marketing Machine

Andrew helps lawyers build profitable, scalable, saleable legal practices – no…businesses. His signature program ‘Boardroom’ and other training offerings are all focused on equipping the ‘lawyerpreneur’ as they navigate the increasing challenges of operating a legal services business in a […]

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Peter McCleary | HR Coach Australasia

WATCH NOW – Understanding Yourself with DiSC Profiling  << preview session >>
WATCH NOW – Understanding Others with DiSC Profiling   << preview session >>
In 1991, Peter McCleary ‘escaped the city rat race’ and moved to regional NSW where he held senior management roles with Namoi Valley Electricity, NorthPower and Namoi Cotton. During his time with Namoi Cotton (a large ASX-listed agribusiness with an […]

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Chris Schwager | Ridge Films

WATCH NOW – Using Video to Build Profile  << preview session >>
Chris Schwager is an Inbound Video Marketing Specialist and a frequent speaker at industry events. Since 2002, Chris has advised leading Corporate Organisations, Government & Small Businesses, to maximize their video marketing potential.

Chris is also the founder of Ridge Films with more than 20 years corporate video production experience […]

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Dr Andrew Heys | MGSM

MORE INFO & WATCH NOW >>> Managing for Performance in Professional Services Firms  <<click here to review session >>
MORE INFO & WATCH NOW >>> Navigating Difficult Issues with Peers, Staff and Clients  <<click here to review session >>

Dr Andrew Heys is the MBA Director at the Macquarie Graduate School of Management (MGSM), Macquarie University. The MGSM full-time MBA is […]

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Craig Rispin | Future Trends Group

WATCH NOW – Automate Your Success – Technologies That are Transforming the Legal Profession  << preview session >>
WATCH NOW – Your Online Reputation
Craig Rispin is a Business Futurist and Innovation Expert his expertise is in emerging business, people and technology trends – and how companies can profit from them.

Craig has over 20 years experience working where the future has […]

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Brendan Smart | LEAP Legal Software

WATCH NOW –  Increasing Efficiencies through digitization
Brendan has a wealth of experience in business and commercial roles both here in Australia and internationally. His varied career started with a Diploma in Hotel Management in Cape Town, and he has managed businesses in London, implemented IT systems to streamline work processes, and established and built his own […]

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Malcolm Heath | Law Cover

Malcolm was appointed Legal Risk Manager in August 2012. In this role, he conducts practice management risk reviews of law practices involving onsite visits and interviews with practice principals, employed solicitors and senior staff.
Malcolm promotes risk management strategies through the Lawcover Risk Management Education Program workshops for principals, on-site at law practices’ seminars and retreats, […]

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Tahlia Gordon | Creative Consequences

Tahlia worked for nine years as the Research & Projects Manager at the Office of the Legal Services Commissioner NSW. More recently, she’s been dealing in law, business, regulation, and ethics advisory as Director of Creative Consequences.

Creative Consequences is a boutique advisory and consultancy firm working domestically and internationally to provide high level regulation and […]

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Leigh Adams | Leigh Adams Business Lawyers

North Sydney legal firm specializing in transactional and business work including business succession. Also strong focus on bankruptcy and general coroporate insolvency.

The firm acts for SMEs. We anticipate legal problems before they arise, thus saving our clients time and money.

The firm’s principal, Leigh Adams, is an accredited specialist in business law and recently obtained an […]

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David Bryson | Mediator

David is Senior Consultant to Resolve Advisors. As an ADR consultant he specialises in consulting in the public and tertiary sectors focusing on dispute resolution capacity building and change. He is a Conciliation Officer and head of Professional Development with the Victorian Accident Compensation Conciliation Service. He acts as a coach and adviser to senior […]

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Garth Brown | Brown & Brown Conveyancers

CPD-LIVE 2018 Webinar
21st March – Effectively Marketing Your Legal/Conveyancing Practice

28th March – Risk Management Strategies in Conveyancing Practice
The Office of the Future << preview session >>

Conveyancing Practice Tips


An expert Legal Consultant and law firm coach, an industry thought leader with over 20 years experience to provide advice so as to keep your firm top of mind – for existing and […]

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Sam Bassett | Moore Stephens

WATCH NOW – Acceptable Financial Performance 
– What is it, how do you achieve it?
Sam Bassett works with both small to medium sized law firms looking to increase their profitability as well as SME’s looking for accounting and taxation advice.

Sam offers advice on firm mergers, partner admissions and succession planning, benchmarking KPIs, law firm valuations, litigation support, accounting and general profit […]

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Ronald F Pol

WATCH NOW  – Money Laundering – Professional Vulnerabilities
WATCH NOW- Drivers of future success – how to employ the new client perspective
Ron is an experienced professional services consultant, focused on helping create better outcomes for firms and their clients.

A lawyer since the 1980s in New Zealand, London and Hong Kong, Ron flipped to the client side […]

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