Papers By

David Jackson QC (QLD)

Evidence, Practice and Procedure: Persuasion

Justice Kenneth Hayne AC (Vic)

Advocacy in the High Court

Justice Kenneth Hayne AC (Vic)

- "Written Advocacy" - A Paper Delivered as Part of the Continuing Legal Education Program of the Victorian Bar

Troy Simpson

- Persuading Judges in Writing: Tips for Lawyers

Desmond Browne QC (London)
- Written Advocacy and Arguing Points of Law

Jeremy Gauntlett SC (London)
- Why Advocacy Matters - What Matters in Advocacy?

Justice James Edelman (WA)
- "Advocacy" - Address to the DF Jackson QC Advocacy Dinner

Sandy Thompson SC (QLD)
- Closing Submissions, Effective Oral and Written Advocacy

Nicholas Cowdrey AM QC (NSW)
- The Power of Persuasion


The Art of the Advocate by Richard Du Cann
Recommended by David Bloom QC (NSW)

Writing for Court by James Raymond
Recommended by Mathew Lewis (NSW)

Making Your Case by Scalia and Garner
Recommended by Matthew Lewis (NSW)

Evidence and Advocacy by William Andrew Wells
Recommended by Enzo Belperio (SA)

Advocacy at The Bar by Keith Evans

in the News

Rebels in the Courtroom by Rupert Myers, The Guardian, UK
On the importance of independence and courage

Be The Guide They Can Trust by Elliot Wilcox,
On being the jurors'/Judge's guide