Financial Acumen for Practice Managers and Lawyers - Dick Smith as a Case Study

Financial Acumen for Practice Managers and Lawyers - Dick Smith as a Case Study


Financial Acumen for Practice Managers and Lawyers - Dick Smith as a Case Study

Date: 16-Aug-2017


Financial Acumen for Practice Managers and Lawyers - Dick Smith as a Case Study


Wednesday 16 August 2017

Start Time

12.30pm AEST

End Time

2.00pm AEST

Event Location


Host Venue Details

Kindly Hosted by Sparke Helmore, Level 29, MLC Centre, 19 Martin Place, Sydney

Event Overview

Getting to grips with finance and how it drives your legal practice is a crucial management skill. Here are some practical reasons why you should attend:
  • Learn how to read financial reports and make them work for you. 
  • How to improve performance and make sound financial decisions. 
  • Demystify all those accounting terms and concepts.
  • Build your financial skills and contribute to your organisation’s  success.
Henry is an engaging presenter and this session will suit Lawyers and Managers of a legal firm as well as anyone who would like to improve their financial acumen.

“He had us all in stitches and managed to explain finances in a way that actually made everything we learnt stick!"  Quote from a participant in a workshop run by Henry Botha for a large national legal firm.  

Event Sponsors

Presented By

Henry Botha, Partner, Financial Management Lecturer | Partner, Higgins Botha

Henry has spent his career working in accountancy and finance.  He has extensive experience in consulting  and has presented numerous financial management workshops for executives.  Henry’s expertise covers financial management, financial planning and feasibility studies.

His current Directorships include Medical Insurance Australia Pty Ltd, an APRA regulated insurer providing professional indemnity insurance to doctors in Australia, and he is Chairman of CPR Pharma Services Pty Ltd, a private equity funded contract research organisation.  He is also a Director of Higgins Botha.

 Henry has delivered training programs in Bangkok for the Thai Institute of Directors; lectured in Singapore for the University of Adelaide, Graduate School of Management; and lectured in Beijing for a forum of local company directors.  He also lectures for the Australian Institute of Company Directors and Melbourne Business School. 

Professional Development

1 CPD Unit / 1 NZ Hour Practice Management and Business Skills

Event Costs

ALPMA Members: Free. Please log in to register

ALPMA Associates: $49.00

Non Members*: $99.00 incl GST - *Non Members must be eligible to join ALPMA

Light lunch included

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