Supreme Court Language and Law Conference


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Presenter:  NT Supreme Court

Date: Aug 28, 2015 to Aug 30, 2015

Time: 8:30am to 7:30pm

Contact person:  Malika Okeil
T: (08) 8999 5295
E: malika.okeil@nt.gov.au

Location:  Supreme Court, Darwin

Target audience:  Interpreters (Aboriginal and Non-Aboriginal) Judicial Officers Legal Practitioners Police Officers Correctional Officers Policy makers Community Legal Education practitioners Service providers that work with culturally and linguistically diverse communities who experience high levels of contact with the criminal justice system and Anyone else who has an interest in cross cultural communication in a legal setting

Registration is now open

A must attend conference for interpreters and professionals who provide support to clients in Courts for whom English is not their first language.

Keynote speakers

  • The Hon Chief Justice Robert French AC, High Court of Australia
  • Mr Russell Goldflam, Barrister & Solicitor, NT Legal Aid Commission and President of the Criminal Lawyers Association NT
  • Professor Diana Eades , Fellow, Australian Academy of the Humanities, University of New England
  • Professor Sandra Hale, Professor of Interpreting and Translation, University of NSW
  • Dr Georgina Heydon, Forensic Linguist, Senior Lecturer RMIT

Find out more information

Visit the conference website www.supremecourt.nt.gov.au

Email: languagelawconference@nt.gov.au

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