The Law Practice Trust Account: Annual Update and Q&A - QLD 2018

The Law Practice Trust Account: Annual Update and Q&A - QLD 2018


The Law Practice Trust Account: Annual Update and Q&A - QLD 2018

Date: 22-Aug-2018


The Law Practice Trust Account: Annual Update & Q&A 2018


Wednesday 22 August 2018

Start Time

12.30pm AEST

End Time

2.00pm AEST

Event Location


Host Venue Details

Kindly hosted by Alliance Partner, Queensland Law Society, Level 2, 179 Ann Street, Brisbane

Event Overview

Join us for our annual check-in on Trust Accounting for law firms. Bill Hourigan, Manager of Trust Account Investigations, QLS, will provide an update on the current regulations and changes to guidelines as well as an overview of the digital audit process and stakeholder accounts. Emma-Jane McNicol will provide an update on the current risks associated with Cyber Security and Identification including recent examples that Lexon has experienced within Queensland Law firms.

Event Sponsors

Presented By

Bill Hourigan, Manager, Trust Account Investigations at Queensland Law Society 

Bill Hourigan is the Manager of Trust Account Investigations, within the Professional Standards department of Queensland Law Society. In this role he is responsible for examination of solicitors’ accounting records. Bill is highly experienced in conducting examinations of solicitors' trust accounts and is recognised as a market leader in providing advice on trust accounts.
Emma-Jane McNicol, Legal Risk Solicitor at Lexon Insurance
Emma- Jane is a legal risk solicitor within Lexon Insurance. She provides professional indemnity and risk management services to legal practices in Queensland. Emma has spent many years as inhouse legal counsel within the banking industry prior to joining Lexon.

Professional Development

Practice Management CPD 1 unit/NZ 1 hour

Event Costs

ALPMA Members: FREE - Please login to register

ALPMA Associates: $49.50 inc. GST

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

Light lunch included

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