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    WA: Legal Professional Privilege

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    One of the most contentious areas of Legal Professional Privilege (LPP) is the extent to which advice provided by in house lawyers is protected. In this session Paul D Evans, State Solicitor of Western Australia, shares his insight and experiences on this contentious area with a particular focus on in house government lawyers. Paul will offer some key practice guidelines to help invoke and maintain LPP for in house lawyers.

    About the presenter

    Paul D Evans is the State Solicitor for Western Australia, responsible for the management of the State Solicitor’s Office, the Government of Western Australia's civil and regulatory legal practice. He is a former senior commercial litigation partner in the Perth office of Freehills (now part of Herbert Smith Freehills).

    During his time at Freehills he served 3 terms as a member of the Western Australian State board of management and the National board of Freehills, 7 years as head of the Perth litigation group and 3 years as Chairman of the National litigation executive. He has also been a director of listed public companies.

    He is a frequent speaker at seminars on contract, corporations and competition law issues.

    Event timing

    Arrival and registration time: 5.00pm
    Presentation time: 5.15pm - 6.15pm
    Food and refreshments served at 6.15pm
    Networking follows until 7.00pm

    Monday, 21 November 2016

    Start Time
    5:00 PM

    Finish Time
    7:00 PM

    Perth: Level 36 QV1 Building, 250 St Georges Tce,


    CPD Points
    1.00 point Practical Legal Ethics/Ethics & Professional Responsibility


    Registration for this Event is for Members only.