The Australian Advocacy Institute

Dedicated to Excellence in Advocacy

Australian Advocacy Institute and Maddocks

 Advocacy Skills for

Solicitor Advocates Workshop ONLINE

23, 24 August, 4 September 2021

Thank you for joining this Advocacy Skills Workshop online.


The workshop will run in three parts:

 Part 1 - Monday 23 August 2021 - 5.00pm* to 6.30pm

Participants join senior AAI advocacy instructors on-line in an interactive discussion covering a general

introduction to advocacy, how to develop an effective case theory and how to bring that to a persuasive argument.


Part 2 - Tuesday 24 August 2021 - 5.00pm* to 6.00pm

The discussion continues with techniques in questioning a witness and skills in communication in court.


Part 3 - Saturday 4 September 2021 - 8.45am* to 3.00pm

Participants break into small groups for a day of performance and review on a range of advocacy tasks.

*Online log-on times 30 mins earlier - ALL TIMES are EST time.