Branch Presentations

Next ANZFSS WA Presentation

Wednesday 4 October 2017

Networking & refreshments available from 5:30 pm. Seminar to begin at 6:00 pm. 

Venue: Kim Beazley Lecture Theatre (Room 351.1.001), Murdoch University, Murdoch.

Expert Evidence from the Perspective of Criminal Prosecutors

The Western Australian Branch of the Australian & New Zealand Forensic Science Society (ANZFSS) invites you to join us for our next meeting, featuring a presentation by Laura Christian and Katrin Robinson from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

 

Abstract:

This presentation will talk about issues relating to the preparation of reports, preparation to give expert evidence and giving evidence in criminal trials. It will include case conferencing and ways of facilitating conveying complex and unfamiliar concepts.

 

Biography:

Laura Christian is a Senior State Prosecutor who has been at the DPP for 11 years. She has prosecuted a number of homicides that involved various areas of complex expert evidence.

Katrin Robinson is a Senior State Prosecutor who has been at the DPP since late 2003. She has prosecuted a number of sexual assault and violence trials, and appeared for the State on a number of Dangerous Sexual Offender applications.

 

Please click here to register through the ANZFSS Event Page (necessary for catering purposes).