The Phoenix program offers five days of professional development, reflection, workshops, and the opportunity to meet Magistrates from other jurisdictions.
Papers from the Federal Crime and Sentencing Conference 2012.
The objective of this program is to assist newly appointed judicial officers with their transition to judicial office. The program offers insights into the role and responsibilities of a member of the judiciary, provides the opportunity for new appointees to benefit from the knowledge and experience of senior judges who attend the program as speakers, and allows for an exchange of ideas and experiences among participants.
The 2013 conference focuses on the ways in which people’s behaviour is affected by the court surroundings, by the court proceedings and by their interaction with the Court personnel, including judges and administrators.