This topic provides students with the skills required of an entry level lawyer in: analysing facts/identifying issues, analysing law, providing legal advice, solving problems; and a sound general knowledge of the significance of, and the principles governing, trust and general accounting in legal practice, together with the skills and values to maintain trust and general account records according to law and good practice. Students will also review and develop an understanding of the professional responsibility and ethical obligations of legal practitioners. This topic further provides students with a workplace experience, as required for admission.
Competence in these skills is required for admission as a legal practitioner.
This topic aims to: