Australian Advocacy Institute and the Queensland Law Society

Advocacy Skills for Solicitor Advocates Workshop

22, 23, 25 May 2024

Thank you for joining this Advocacy Skills Workshop online.


The workshop will run in three parts:

 Part 1 - Wednesday 22 May 2024 - 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 - Thursday 23 May 2024 - 5.00pm* to 6.00pm

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


Part 3 - Saturday 25 May 2024 - 8.45am* to 3.15pm

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

*Online log-on opens 30 mins earlier.


To ALL participants:

You have been set a range of advocacy tasks which you will need to prepare BEFORE the Saturday workshop.
These tasks are set out in the Workshop Timetable.
Please read the information in the "Workshop Materials DOWNLOAD" tab below
and DOWNLOAD the timetable and materials provided.