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Absconding Clients: what to do if your defendant...

To provide assistance to barristers who conduct hearings where...

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Change of plea

To draw barristers' attention to their obligations in relation...

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Client Incapacity

To assist barristers who have doubts about a client's...

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Court appointed legal representatives

To draw barristers' attention to issues relating to this...

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Criminal Appeals – duties to the Court to...

To draw barristers' attention to their duties to the...

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Defence Statements

To draw barristers' attention to practical points relating to...

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Devilling

To address the devilling of work between barristers

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Documents disclosed to Counsel by mistake

To draw barristers' attention to issues relating to this...

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Dual-capacity practice protocol

To advise existing and prospective dual-capacity barristers regarding the...

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Media Comment

To assist barristers in deciding whether and when they...

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Referral Fee Prohibition

To draw barristers' attention to issues relating to payment...

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Unassigned counsel’s fees in criminal cases in the...

To correct possible misunderstanding as to payment for this...

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Witness Preparation

To assist barristers to identify what is permissible by...

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