Investigation Fundamentals – Conducting Investigations for Effective Outcomes

Date: Brisbane: 19 October 2017

8.45am for 9.00am - 4.45pm


$1,306 per person
$1,176 per person if booking two weeks before the workshop
$1,111 per person if in a group of three or more


Brisbane: Level 28, Riparian Plaza,
71 Eagle Street

Further information: Phone 1800 882 110 

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Conducting a successful investigation is a challenging and often difficult task. Investigators must possess a broad range of skills to effectively conduct an investigation and appropriately manage legal risks and issues that arise during the investigatory process.

This workshop explores the necessary elements for conducting a legally sound and robust investigation. It also examines emerging legal issues and trends in investigative practices and procedures.

Who should attend?

  • Legal officers
  • Investigators
  • Compliance officers
  • Audit officers.

What we’ll cover

  • The necessary steps in scoping and planning an investigation
  • Managing key legal risks and issues arising over the course of the investigation:
    • Natural justice issues
    • Confidentiality issues
    • Managing conflicts of interest
    • Considering Legal Professional Privilege
    • The application of the Right to Information Act 2009 (Qld)
  • Key issues in gathering evidence
  • Steps and processes in concluding an investigation.

What you’ll learn

You’ll leave this workshop with the core skills required to conduct effective administrative investigations.

What our clients say

"I liked the use of case law and interactive activities."

"Thank you, it was a very informative day. I learnt a great deal and appreciated the time given to answer our questions."

"Excellent! I've been coming to Clayton Utz workshops for the last 5 years. I love the content and experience of the presenters."

"Good level of technical information and the sequence was logical and structured."

"I have a new perspective on issues I need to address when doing an investigation or review."

Support when you need it the most

As a participant of our program you'll have comfort in knowing that you can depend on us for ongoing support. Whether it be two weeks or two years after the workshop, you can call us at any time for a short, no-cost consultation.