About the Conference
The Litigation Conference 2017 is proudly presented by the Civil Practice Committee of The Law Society of Singapore. The two-day Conference (20 & 21 April 2017) aims to bring together the judiciary, senior practitioners and industry experts across various jurisdictions to provide fresh insight on the latest developments in this area of practice.
The theme for Litigation Conference 2017 is 50 years on – Thinking Forward, in commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of The Law Society of Singapore. International, regional and Singapore speakers are invited to take part in various panel discussion sessions to exchange and share ideas and experiences on the changing landscape of litigation and what the future holds for litigation lawyers, both the young and the senior.
Some of the topics of the Conference include the following:
- The First Thing we do, Let’s Kill all the Lawyers
- Changing Landscape of Litigation – Litigation vs Arbitration vs Mediation
- Convergence (Harmonization of Asean Law/ Court Procedures)
- Modernisation of law firm models and impact on litigation
- Litigation Funding
- Growing Pains: Challenges faced by the Young Lawyer (Litigators)
- Litigation - What's Next?
About the Organisers
The Law Society is a key provider of continuing professional development programmes for legal professionals in Singapore. The Law Society provides practice-oriented programmes which are aimed at helping legal professionals to acquire and maintain professional competence in core areas of practice and to keep up with the latest legal developments and emerging areas of practice.
A variety of sponsorship opportunities are available for this Conference. For further details, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org