Public Defenders

Training and Development

The Bugmy Bar Book Committee has commenced training sessions for the profession on how the Bugmy Bar Book research chapters can be used in court and when preparing matters for sentence and section 32 applications.

Upcoming Presentations and Training

  • Legal Aid NSW – Aboriginal Cultural Competency Training for Criminal Law Solicitors: Presenting Evidence and Submissions – 30 June 2020, 2–4pm.  [Postponed]

Past Presentations and Training

  • Public Defenders Criminal Law Conference 2019, Sophia Beckett (conference paper)
  • Legal Aid Criminal Law Conference 2019 & Aboriginal Legal Service conference 2019, Rebecca McMahon (conference paper)
  • National Indigenous Law Conference Overview 2019 (Darwin), Bryce Wilson and Desiree Leha
  • Mid-North Coast Law Society Annual CPD, Rebecca McMahon – 6 December 2019