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Criminal Bar Association conference - Auckland, 3-4 August 2019

11 July 2019

This year's Criminal Bar Association Conference will be held at the University of Auckland School of Business, and the conference dinner will be held at the Cordis Hotel on Symonds Street.

The keynote speaker will be the new Chief Justice, Justice Helen Winkelmann.

Other speakers include:

Felicity Gerry QC, London and Melbourne; Professor of Legal Practice – Life after Jogee: The Ultimate War Story

Grant Algie SC, Australia – Media, Politics and the Criminal Law; The Australian Experience

Scott Optican – Evidence Law Update

Dr Susan Hatters-Friedman – Family Homicides

Cristina Fon – Foetal Alcohol Syndrome in a Nutshell

Justices Kos and Venning – Dialogue with the Bench

Chester Borrows and Julia Whaipooti – Te UepÅ« - Criminal Justice Review

Nicolas Thomas – Computer Forensic Investigations

Simon Mount QC and Kerryn Beaton – Royal Commission into Historical Abuse in State Care: What Defence Counsel Should Know

When: 3-4 August

Where: University of Auckland School of Business, Auckland

Costs: CBA members - $650; non-members - $900

Scholarships and other financial assistance may be available for attendance at the conference - please email with your details if you would like to apply for assistance. There are also discounted attendances for student CBA members - please contact for more details.

The conference price includes the price of attendance at our conference dinner, which will be held on the evening of Saturday 3 August at the Cordis Hotel.

For more information and to register click here

Last updated on the 11th July 2019