Understanding Financial Statements 101 for New Lawyers 2024 - Package

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Purchase this two part webinar series as a package and save 10%.
Valued at $350 + GST, you get both webinars for just $315 + GST.

Understanding Financial Statements 101 for New Lawyers 2024 - Part 1(Recorded Version)

Tue 21 May, 2:30 PM -  3:30 PM NZST

Getting to grips with the numbers….

More often than not, financial statements related to client matters tend to come across the lawyers’ desks reasonably often. In some cases, this is far too often…. But they are important documents whether they refer to a clients’ trusts account, finance, share valuations, or other legal matters. These documents tell us a story about our client’s legal affairs, and when provided to us, they do require us to read through them carefully and understand the numbers. The challenge when trying to determine what the numbers mean and what they tell us about our client’s affairs is that the numbers and columns can be confusing! This can be a big challenge for lawyers especially if you do not come from an accounting or financial background.

In this part 1 webinar we’ll provide you with a 101 on how to read financial statements and getting to grips with what it is the numbers are telling you that New Lawyers need to be aware of.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Understanding the layout of a financial statement;
  • Learning how to decipher the story behind the numbers;
  • Understanding what it is the numbers are telling you; and
  • Raising your awareness of potential red flags; and
  • Building your confidence when it come to dealing with the numbers.

SUITED TO

This webinar will suit new lawyers, legal executives, and anyone that is new to a role which requires them to look at financial statements. It will also suit seasoned lawyers that may be new to an area of law that requires them to understand financial statements.

PRESENTERS

Dr Maria A. Pozza, Director and Lawyer, Gravity Lawyers.

Matthew Shallcrass, Director, Baker Tilly Staples Rodway.

 

Understanding Financial Statements 101 for New Lawyers 2024 - Part 2

Tue 4 June, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM NZST

Getting to grips with the numbers….

Carry on from Part 1, in this Part 2 webinar we will continue to work through how the financial documents tell us a story about our client’s legal affairs. We’ll take a closer look at the numbers and how they inform us of our client’s overall business health. We will also consider how the accountants look at these documents by considering the risks and opportunities. We will then build from there how we can better assist our advice to our clients.

In this Part 2 webinar, we take you through financial statements in a simple but effective way to better equip you with the skills you need to understand these important documents.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Understanding the layout of a financial statement;
  • Learning how to decipher the story behind the numbers;
  • Understanding what it is the numbers are telling you; and
  • Raising your awareness of potential red flags; and
  • Building your confidence when it come to dealing with the numbers

SUITED TO

This webinar will suit new lawyers, legal executives, and anyone that is new to a role which requires them to look at financial statements. It will also suit seasoned lawyers that may be new to an area of law that requires them to understand financial statements.

PRESENTERS

Dr Maria A. Pozza, Director and Lawyer Gravity Lawyers. 

Matthew Shallcrass, Director, Baker Tilly Staples Rodway.

Please note you can purchase these webinars individually.

Click here to view Webinar 1 (Recorded Version)

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2 CPD Hours

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    • $315.00 excl. GST

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