The Australian Advocacy Institute

Dedicated to Excellence in Advocacy

Australian Advocacy Institute and the Queensland Law Society

Foundation Advocacy Skills Workshop ONLINE

18, 19, 21 November 2020

Thank you for joining this Advocacy Skills Workshop online.

This workshop will run in four parts:

Part 1 - Wednesday 11 November 2020

Online release of workshop timetable, materials and participant pre-workshop preparation.


 Part 2 - Wednesday 18 November 2020 - 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 3 - Thursday 19 November 2020 - 5.00pm* to 6.00pm

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


Part 4 - Saturday 21 November 2020 - 9.00am* 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 (Brisbane) time.