2020 Bar Readers’ Course Cancelled

In light of the unfolding COVID-19 crisis, the Association has reluctantly determined that no Bar Readers’ Course will be conducted in 2020/2021. All current applicants and persons who have expressed an interest in the Course will be contacted directly. Please see the Bar Readers’ Course page for more information.

Bar Readers’ Course 2020

In light of the current circumstances we are reviewing the realistic conduct of the Course in this calendar year.  On any view, it cannot proceed as it was intended to, although it might proceed in a different format.  More information will be communicated with interested participants as it is known.  The new, and later, due…

ETAC 2020 Cancelled

With the growing transmission rates of COVID-19, the Advocacy Training Council has advised that the Essential Trial Advocacy Course that was due to take place between 29 June and 3 July 2020 in Adelaide has been cancelled.  Appropriate arrangements for next year’s Course (to be held interstate) are being considered but no immediate decisions will be…

Bar Readers’ Course

An Information Night for persons interested in joining the independent referral Bar in South Australia and undertaking the Bar Readers’ Course will be held on Thursday 12 March 2020 at 5:30pm at Jeffcott Chambers (24 Flinders Street, Adelaide). All inquiries and expressions of interest will be treated confidentially. Please see the Bar Readers’ Course page for…

Advanced Trial Advocacy Course

The ABA is pleased to invite you to the thirteenth Advanced Trial Advocacy Intensive, Excellence in Advocacy, to be held between 21 and 25 January 2019 Melbourne, Australia. Further details available HERE IMPORTANT DATES  Applications Close 19 November 2018 (Please contact Ian Robertson SC for further details) Course 21 – 25 January 2019