2022 Regional Conference Series Registrations


Registrations are OPEN for the New South Wales Bar Association 2022 Regional CPD Conference Series. As in the past, the conferences will be held across the state to assist barristers in fulfilling their CPD requirements and to promote the ongoing professional development and collegiality of the Bar.

Confirmed speakers include:

  • The Honourable Justice Andrew Bell, President of the Court of Appeal

  • The Hon Justice Robert Thomas Beech-Jones, Chief Judge at Common Law

  • His Honour Judge Andrew Scotting, District Court of NSW

  • His Honour Judge Graham Turnbull SC, District Court of NSW

  • His Honour Judge J J Priestley SC, District Court of NSW

  • Her Honour Judge Tanya Smith SC, District Court of NSW

  • Michael McHugh SC, President, New South Wales Bar Association

  • Gabrielle Bashir SC, Senior Vice President, New South Wales Bar Association

  • Trish McDonald SC, Tenth Floor Selborne Chambers

  • Belinda Rigg SC, Public Defenders Chambers

  • Michael Izzo SC, Eleven Wentworth

  • Sharyn Hall SC, Samuel Griffith Chambers

  • Helen Roberts SC, Crown Prosecutors Chambers – Sydney


Further speaker details will be made available over the coming weeks. These will be advertised in InBrief as well as on the New South Wales Bar Association Website.

The Conferences have been confirmed for the following dates and locations:

  • Saturday 26 February 2022 - North Coast Ballina RSL Club

  • Saturday 5 March 2022 - Sydney Hyatt Regency Sydney

  • Saturday 12 March 2022 - Newcastle Novotel Newcastle Beach

  • Saturday 19 March 2022 - Orange Greenhouse of Orange

The conferences are run by registration only, and places in each conference are strictly limited. To register and pay to secure your place, please click on any of the REGISTER NOW buttons located on the dedicated 2022 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.

The safety of our delegates, speakers, and staff is the New South Wales Bar Association's top priority. There will be a range of protocols and enhanced hygiene measures implemented throughout the venue and event format to safeguard the health and wellbeing of our guests. If you would like some more information, please click here.

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