Practical Legal Training Educators Australia

I have set up a new group on LinkedIn: Practical Legal Training Australia.

I hope that this will be a useful place for discussions about research and practice for educators involved in Practical Legal Training.


How to “do” Feedback in PLT – an evidence-based approach

Thinking about your teaching in 2012?  Consider reflecting on your approach to providing feedback to your students from an evidence-based perspective.


Are barristers more immune than solicitors?

My friends on Twitter had a discussion regarding the nomenclature used to describe lawyers. I wrote about this in another article (see previous post). This started a parallel discussion about the difference between a “barrister” and a “solicitor”.

So, what kind of barrister work might lead to a negligence claim? I thought it would be useful to look at this from a professional indemnity insurer’s point of view.