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28/05/2020 – Webinar: Tales from the Trenches – Litigation Trends and Case Law

Join us as we return to our popular webinar series – Tales from the Trenches – presented by construction litigation solicitors from around the country, who represent consultants in the defence of professional indemnity claims.

In this webinar, Western Australian solicitor, Isla McRobbie, Partner, Jackson McDonald, will share her insights into the current litigation environment and trends in construction litigation. Isla will also discuss common claims against construction professionals and consider strategies to reduce the risk of these type of claims occurring in the future. Isla’s presentation will identify “hot spots” and areas of higher risk to better help you manage the risks of professional practice in the construction industry.

Isla has more than 25 years’ experience in the building and construction industry. Prior to commencing as a lawyer, Isla was a practicing architect for over 10 years, during which time she was one of three Principals in an architectural practice in Perth.

Learning Objectives

Following completion of this webinar, you will have an improved knowledge of some of the trends in claims being brought against construction professionals in recent years. Further, you will understand some of the litigated claims involving allegations of professional negligence against consultants working in the construction industry.

Units of Competency/Performance Criteria (as per the National Standard of Competency for Architects)

• Practice Management: 9.3, 9.7

  • Event Information:

    Date:

    Thursday 28 May 2020

    Time:

    12.30pm – 1.30pm (EST)

    Cost:

    General Admission: $80

    (Special prices for Planned Cover clients and informed mailing list using your discount code.)

    Discounted Group Bookings Also Available

    CPD:

    1 formal hour