2019 Conference Agenda

The next Reasonable Cause CPD conference will be held on Saturday 30 March 2019 at Rydges World Square, 389 Pitt Street Sydney 2000.

The conference agenda is as follows:

9.00am – 10.00am

“Local Court Advocacy Tips”

Three Wise Magistrates

  • Magistrate Sharon Freund
  • Magistrate Jennifer Giles
  • Magistrate Paul Hayes

10.00am – 11.00am

“The New Sentencing Regime and Recent Sentencing Decisions”

Her Honour Judge Dina Yehia SC, District Court of NSW

11.00am – 11.15am   Morning Tea

11.15am -12.15pm

“Aspects of Ethics”

Winston Terracini SC, Sir Owen Dixon Chambers

12.15pm – 1.15pm

“The Voir Dire”

Ertunc Ozen SC, Public Defenders’ Chambers

1.15pm – 2.00pm


2.00pm – 3.00pm

“A Selection of Recent Decisions From the Appellate Courts”

Andrew Wong, Forbes Chambers


“Social Media Identification and IMM”

Rory Pettit, Trial Advocate – Aboriginal Legal Service

4.00pm – 4.15pm

Afternoon Tea

4.15pm -5.15pm

“A Pack of Fucken Boys in Blue Skirts” (Police Powers Paper)

Mark Dennis SC – Forbes Chambers

Reasonable Cause CPD reserves the right to change this conference agenda without notice.