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55 Market Street Singapore 048941, #03-01 (map)
About the Course  The Legal Secretarial Course is suitable for staff working in a Singapore Law Practice who wish to understand the foundations and basics of being a legal secretary. This course has been enhanced to cover more aspects of law practice and the legal environment, and aims to provide valuable legal knowledge and the practical skills from a practitioner’s perspective. Participants will gain a better appreciation of the context and parameters of their work in a law pract...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058673 (Level 2, Amicus Room) (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: Module 1 - 1.5 Points , Module 2 - 1.0 Point, Module 3 - 1.5 Points, Module 4 - 1.0 Points and Module 5 - 1.5 Points  Practice Area: Civil Procedure Training Level: General IMPORTANT NOTE: PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING *SkillsFuture Credit is applicable for this programme Skillsfuture is only applicable for those who *attend and complete all 5 modules. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim . S...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058673 (Amicus Room) (map)
IMPORTANT NOTE – PLEASE READ AND ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED THE REQUIRED CRITERIA BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE WORKSHOPS. 1. Module 1 is open to all members of The Law Society of Singapore. 2. For participants who have taken Module 1 (or its equivalent) with SMC and it is within the 2 years validity period (i.e. completed Module 1 no earlier than September 2014), you may proceed to register for Module 2 directly. Otherwise, it is compulsory for you to register and attend both Modu...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058673 (Amicus Room) (map)
IMPORTANT NOTE – PLEASE READ AND ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED THE REQUIRED CRITERIA BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE WORKSHOPS. 1. Module 1 is open to all members of The Law Society of Singapore. 2. For participants who have taken Module 1 (or its equivalent) with SMC and it is within the 2 years validity period (i.e. completed Module 1 no earlier than September 2014), you may proceed to register for Module 2 directly. Otherwise, it is compulsory for you to register and attend both Modu...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
No. of Public Points: 10 Practice Area: Alternative Dispute Resolution Training Level: General This course has been organized to provide beginners with an overview on arbitration. Participants will learn about fundamental concepts and principles in arbitration, arbitration agreements, the role of arbitration institutions, arbitral tribunals and national courts, and the setting aside and enforcement of arbitral awards. The course comprise 4 sessions where participants will have an oppor...
The Fullerton Hotel Singapore (Basement 1 - Ballroom 1 & 2) (map)
*SkillsFuture Credit is applicable for this conference Complete attendance (i.e. Day 1 and 2) at the conference is required. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim . SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans, 25 years and above, and is a self-sponsored individual, the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Individuals who attend this...
Supreme Court (map)
IMPORTANT NOTE – PLEASE READ AND ENSURE THAT YOU HAVE FULFILLED THE REQUIRED CRITERIA BEFORE REGISTERING FOR THE WORKSHOPS. 1. Module 1 is open to all members of The Law Society of Singapore. 2. For participants who have taken Module 1 (or its equivalent) with SMC and it is within the 2 years validity period (i.e. completed Module 1 no earlier than September 2014), you may proceed to register for Module 2 directly. Otherwise, it is compulsory for you to register and attend both...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
[BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!] No. of Public CPD Points: 12 Points  Practice Area: Professional Skills Training Level: General While leadership is one of the key determinants of organizational effectiveness, personal awareness and effectiveness determines the leadership and communication style of an individual.  Gain insights into yourself so you can understand yourself better, which in turn will enable you to manage your stakeholders better.  This WSQ Leadership and People Manage...
NUSS Guild House (Suntec City), Level 5 (map)
Public CPD Points: TBC Practice Area: Family Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR Family lawyers may face many unique and challenging ethical problems when handling matrimonial cases, whether with fellow members of the bar, the courts or with clients. The solution to ethical problems may be varied in one of the most dynamic and difficult areas of law. The Legal Profession (Professional Conduct) Rules provide guidance by setting out appropriate solutions, but the rules may fail to ad...
55 Market Street, Level 3 Singapore 048941 (Conference Room 2) (map)
Public CPD Points: 2.0  Practice Area: Ethics and Professional Responsibility Training Level: General ABOUT THIS WORKSHOP Part VA of the Legal Profession Act on Prevention of Money Laundering came into effect together with the Legal Profession (Prevention of Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism) Rules on 23 May 2015. The legislative framework covers both Singapore lawyers and foreign lawyers, as well as Singapore law practices and foreign law practices. It is fundamental for law...
National Gallery Singapore, City Hall Wing, Basement 1 (Auditorium) - 1 St Andrew's Road Singapore 1 (map)
Public CPD Points: 2.5 (TBC) Practice Area: Contemporary Issues in Legal Practice  Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR The Law Society of Singapore and Bar Council of Malaysia are pleased to present the Annual Singapore-Malaysia Summit 2016. Inaugurated in 2015, this annual Summit provides a platform for legal practitioners of both Singapore and Malaysia to discuss pertinent legal issues and legal developments concerning both jurisdictions. Rule of Law: a comparative review of M...

Law Society's Training Roadmap for Members

Nuts and Bolts for the Learning Lawyer - this focuses on developing a firm foundation for basic skills required by new practitioners and those who wish to develop their skills in an existing practice area or to practise in a new practice area.

Latest Developments for the Busy Practitioner - this focuses on giving practitioners quick legal updates on case law and legislation and their implications in core areas of practice such as civil practice, corporate practice, conveyancing practice, criminal practice, family law practice and insolvency law practice.

Practice Management for the Savvy Practitioner -  this focuses on imparting practice knowledge and techniques to assist practitioners to manage and develop their law practices.

New Frontiers for the Cutting Edge Lawyer - this focuses on giving practitioners an insight into specialized and emerging areas of practice.

Legal Courses for Law Firm Staff - this focuses on supporting law firms through the delivery of knowledge, techniques and skills developments courses for law firm staff.