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2015 Seminars/Events for Attorneys and Candidate Attorneys

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Colour coding: Seminars Events (Courses, Conferences etc)    Mediation     Exam Preparation

Name of Seminar | Event

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Dates in 2015

40-Hour Divorce Mediation Course
Only 20 participants per centre 

Tel: +27 (0)12 441 4673/00
John O’Leary, Charles Mendelow
Mahomed Essack, Tracey-Leigh Wessels

Attorneys and specialists in mediation.

Cape Town: 6–10 July
Durban: 20–24 July
Pretoria: tba

Drafting of Wills and Testamentary Trusts Seminar
Labour of love or deluge of destruction?
+27 (012) 441-4613 / 4644
Ceris Field
Attorney, notary and conveyancer specialising in wills, estates and trusts
Cape Town: 29–31 July
East London: 26–28 August
George:10-12 September
Advanced Case Management Seminar
Finalise cases in one year: we show you how
+27 (012) 441-4613 / 4644
Ismail Hussain SC
Former Judge of the High Court and Competition Appeal Court
Brendan Hughes
Practising attorney, member of the LSSA’s e-Law Committee and director of an ICT
Nelspruit: 26, 27 June
Mafikeng: 3, 4 July
Johannesburg: 24, 25 July
Polokwane: 21, 22 August
Pretoria: 11, 12 September 

Labour Law Update Seminar
A full analysis of the latest employment law judgments and more
+27 (012) 441-4613 / 4644

Adv Moksha Naidoo
Advocate and member of the Johannesburg Bar

East London: 18 June
Port Elizabeth: 19 June
Durban: 22 June
Cape Town: 23 June
George: 24 June 2015
Pretoria: 26 June
Bloemfontein: 29 June (cancelled)
Johannesburg: 30 June

Pension Law 2015 Seminar
Preparing attorneys to deal with claims brought against pension funds correctly
+27 (012) 441-4613 / 4644

Andrew Mothibi
Legal Adviser and admitted attorney specialising in Pension Law
East London: 3 July
Cape Town: 6 July
Bloemfontein: 20 July
Port Elizabeth: 27 July
Midrand: 3 August
Durban: 17 August

Advanced Workshop on Insolvency Law Seminar
Led by Prof Borraine (Dean of the Faculty of Law at University of Pretoria and world-renowned expert in insolvency law)
Tel +27 (0)12 441 4655/00

Ettienne Barnard
Sonja Labuschagne
Ettienne Barnard Attorneys; a law firm specialising in insolvency law.

Cape Town: 23-24 July
4 weeks break
Cape Town: 27-28 August  

Significant Leadership™ Programme for Senior Women Lawyers
An intensive learning experience
Tel +27 (0)12 441 4603/00
Prof Vivienne Lawack;
Truida Prekel; Jeanne-Mari Retief; Margaret Scroope; Ralph Makola 

Session 1: 3-5 August
Session 2: 5-7 October

LSSA Success Practice Management Conference
Registrations done via Practice Management Conference and not LEAD
Contact Ros Hinchcliffe on 076 212 9387 orE-mail:

More than 20 speakers including:
Sean Larkan, Partner, Edge International (Australia)
Piet Faber, CEO, ENSafrica
Lizette Snelgar, HR Director, Webber Wentzel
Tumelo Molope, Diversity Manager, Bowman Gilfillan
Baitseng Rangata, CEO, Maponya Inc.
Derrick Kaufmann, Director, Kampel Kaufmann Attorneys
Click here for more details

Midrand: 19, 20 August
Bytes Conference Centre

Offered jointly with

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Engineering & Construction Contracts Course for Attorneys
Brochure to follow soon
De-mystifying and explaining the principles of engineering and construction contracts
Tel +27 (0)12 441 4603/00
Hugh Lane
Former attorney. Legal adviser to the Darling & Hodgson, Malbak and Sappi for 30 years. Main area of interest is  engineering and construction contracts and research and development agreements
Midrand: 18, 19 August
Premier Hotel Midrand
Offered jointly with

Conveyancing Exam Preparation
Aimed at assisting candidates prepare for the Conveyancing Exam of 9 September 2015.
Tel +27 (0)12 441 4655/4647/4600 
John Christie
Allen West
Mike Gregory
The presenters are respected attorneys with year of experience in the field. Each participant will be provided with previous conveyancing exam question papers.
Durban: 26 August, 1 and 3 September 

Pretoria: 2–4 September 

Johannesburg: 2–4 September

Medical Malpractice Litigation Seminar
Sharpen your Skills with the Experts

Dr Henry Lerm
Doctor in Law and an admitted attorney Assisted by attorney Rita du Plessis
Port Elizabeth: 10, 11 July
East London: 17, 18 July
Durban: 31 July, 1  August
Pretoria: 14, 15 August
Cape Town: 21, 22 August
Johannesburg: 28, 29 August
5-Day Mediation Workshop Course
Only 20 participants per centre
Tel: +27 (0)12 441 4673/00

Charles Cohen and Kresen Moodley
Experts in mediation
East London: 7-11 September
Bloemfontein: 26-30 October
Polokwane: tba
Debt Collection Seminar
Effective collections in a challenging environment
Tel: +27 (0)12 441-4613 / 4644
Brett Bentley
Senior attorney at the firm Bentley Attorneys 

Durban: 3 November
Cape Town: 6 November
Johannesburg: 11 November
Pretoria: 12 November
Port Elizabeth: 17 November
East London: 18 November
Bloemfontein: 23 November

Consumer Protection Act Seminar
Answering your questions and providing updates on current issues.
+27 (0)
12 441-4613 / 4644
Trudie Broekmann
Experienced commercial attorney
East London: 19 November
Port Elizabeth: 20 November
National Credit Act Seminar
NOT business as usual
27 (0)12 441-4613 / 4644
Frans Haupt
Director of the University of Pretoria Law Clinic

East London: 5 October
Port Elizabeth: 6 October
Bloemfontein: 9 October
Johannesburg: 12 October
Pretoria: 13 October
Cape Town: 22 October
Durban: 23 October

Positioning your new firm as a successful business Moroke Phajane admitted attorney and in-house Legal Consultant at Liberty Group Limited in Johannesburg  Midrand: 4 September
Port Elizabeth: 7 September
East London: 14 September
Durban: 18 September
Bloemfontein: 21 September
Cape Town: 28 September  
Administrative Scrutiny: Tenders & Licencing
Prof Geo Quinot, Faculty of Law, Stellenbosch University
Aadil Patel, Director - Employment Law, Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr
Cape Town: 15 October 2015
Durban: 16 October 2015
Midrand: 19 October 2015  


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