Familiarity with financial documents is important for any practitioner dealing with:
While it is not necessary for you as a lawyer to have the financial insight that might be expected of an accountant, you should know how financial statements are put together and how to:
This workshop will enable you to unlock the mysteries of financial documents. You will gain an insight into the world of accounting, making you more effective and confident when providing guidance to your clients on financial matters.
You will consider:
Each workshop is divided into two half-day sessions held on two consecutive days. This format will give participants time to prepare for each session and to do follow-up exercises to reinforce the content of the first workshop session.
Practitioners who want to improve their ability to interpret balance sheets and other financial documents. The programme is most helpful for those with little or no prior accounting experience.
IMPORTANT: Places are limited to 25 participants per workshop and will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.
Materials will be sent out prior to the workshop and should be brought along. A small amount of homework will be set overnight. Participants must bring a calculator with them on both days.
|Auckland||5 - 6 November|
|Hamilton||7 - 8 November|
|Christchurch||12 - 13 November|
|Wellington||14 - 15 November|
Please note: Minimum and maximum numbers apply. Registrations will be accepted on a first-come/first-served basis. Registrations close 10 working days before the presentation date (the closing date). NZLS CLE Ltd reserves the right to cancel any session that does not reach the budgeted minimum number of registrations. This decision will be made on the closing date and a full refund will be made to each registrant of the cancelled session. If you cancel your registration before the closing date, a refund will be made, less a $100 administration fee. After the closing date, there will be no refund. You may transfer your registration until five working days before the presentation. Please advise NZLS CLE Ltd in writing of the change.