Criminal Appellate Practice in Focus

Whether you’re a prosecutor or defender the stakes are always high, but they are even higher when it comes to appealing a decision. You may only get one shot. These instances require a unique set of skills and up to date knowledge to ensure excellence in advocacy for your client. When these instances do pop up, are you ready to face its challenges? Attend and add to your repertoire of resources and practical strategies to tackle the nuances of criminal appellate advocacy head on.

Friday, 13 September 2024
Early Bird Discount ends 2 Aug 2024 $91
Description

Attend and earn 1 CPD hour

Learning Objective:
  • Delve into appellate engagement with the Criminal Procedure Act, recent case law, and challenges related to evidence in criminal cases
Chair

Sarah Mandeno, Barrister

1.30pm to 2.30pm Criminal Appellate Practice in Focus


Join David PH Jones KC, an esteemed barrister, as he presents an insightful session covering recent case law and current issues. Delve into the trends and challenges of using propensity evidence in criminal cases, understand the legal responsibilities of involved parties with party liability, and explore key themes from the Mental Impairment and Unfitness to be Tried Act. 

Presented by David PH Jones KC, Barrister, David PH Jones KC 

Presenters


Sarah Mandeno, Barrister
Sarah is an experienced barrister specialising in serious crime. Between 1999 to 2004 she worked for the Auckland Crown Solicitor’s office. She then worked in the United Kingdom and qualified as a solicitor of England and Wales in 2006. In 2007 Sarah left her position at Field Fisher Waterhouse in London, where she was involved in the conduct of regulatory proceedings for the General Medical Council and Nursing and Midwifery Council, to rejoin the Auckland Crown Solicitor’s office where she was a senior Crown prosecutor (2008) and made an Associate (2009). Between June 2016 and January 2018 she worked as a senior lawyer at the Public Defence Service, Manukau before commencing practice as a Barrister in June 2018. Since then Sarah has been a Youth Advocate (PAL 1-4) and undertakes assignments as either the assigned advocate or counsel to assist the Court in the Youth Courts in Tāmaki Makarau (including Rangatahi Courts, Ngā Kōti Rangatahi, and Pasifika Court). She is a member of the Abuse in Care Inquiry Legal Assistance Panel. She is a member of the Criminal Committee of the New Zealand Bar Association.


David PH Jones KC, Barrister, David PH Jones KC
David Jones commenced his legal career at Meredith Connell in 1982 as a prosecutor. He went to the independent bar in 1987 and has concentrated on criminal and civil litigation. David has been a member of the Crown prosecution panel since 1988 and was a member of the Serious Fraud Office prosecution panel for over 10 years. He was appointed Queen's Counsel in 2005.




This seminar is part of a series

Criminal Law: In Focus Over Lunch

Join these five comprehensive, one-hour sessions available online or on-demand. They are designed to fit seamlessly into your busy schedule, allowing you to enhance your practice over lunch. Ensure ethical compliance and refine your professional skills with updates and practical guidance on the very latest on bail applications, sentencing, evidence, parole, proceeds of crime, and name suppression. Excel in your practice with this essential knowledge.

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Attend the full series and earn 5 CPD hours

If you register for the full series as a live online product after the date of an individual session, you will be sent the recording for the sessions that have passed. Alternatively, you can register for individual sessions by following the links below.

 

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Friday, 13 September 2024
1.30pm to 2.30pm New Zealand
CPD Hours 1
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