2023 Sydney CPD Conference


Hybrid - Saturday, 11 March 2023

Registrations for in-person and virtual attendance at the 2023 Sydney CPD Conference will close on Thursday, 2 March 2023. The 2023 Sydney Regional Conference will be held on Saturday, 11 March 2023 at the Hyatt Regency Sydney. The conference will run from 9.00am - 5.00pm with full attendance attracting 6 CPD points.

Confirmed speakers for the conference include:

  • The Hon Justice Michael Lee, Federal Court of Australia
  • The Honourable Kelly Rees, Supreme Court of NSW
  • His Honour Judge Andrew Scotting, District Court of NSW
  • Her Honour Judge Tanya Smith, District Court of NSW
  • The Honourable T F Bathurst AC KC, Sixth Floor Selborne Wentworth Chambers
  • Arthur Moses SC, New Chambers
  • Gabrielle Bashir SC, President, NSW Bar Association
  • Dominic Villa SC, New Chambers
  • Michael Izzo SC, Eleven Wentworth
  • Yaseen Shariff SC, 12 Wentworth
  • Nathan Steel, Public Defender
  • Cecilia Curtis, Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutor
  • Tania Sourdin, Dean and Head of School, Newcastle Law School
  • Andreas Heger, Executive Director, NSW Bar Association

Download the full program here.

Running from 9.00am to 5.00 pm, full attendance at the conference attribute 6 CPD points, with at least one point in each of the four CPD strands: Substantive law, practice and procedure and evidence, barristers' skills, practice management and business skills and ethics and professional responsibility.

Attendees are offered both IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL registration options. Discounted rates are available for those attending virtually. To register to secure a place, please click on any of the REGISTER NOW buttons located on the dedicated 2023 Regional Conference Series website.

For any questions about CPD requirements, conferences or the general CPD program, please contact the Professional Development Department via e-mail cpd@nswbar.asn.au.

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