WBL Competency 8: Working with Others


Outcome 8.1: Establish effective working relationships with others involved in a legal matter


Provide two examples

Guidance for Outcome 8.1

To meet this Outcome you will need to demonstrate that you can establish good working relationships with other professionals, e.g., an opposing lawyer or a particular expert or counsel.

In your logbook sheets you should explain how you have established an effective working relationship with another professional(s) involved in a matter.

You should attach supporting evidence of a two-way communication between yourself and the professional(s) involved which demonstrates an effective working relationship, e.g., an email exchange and/or letter exchange. Please note: a single email or letter is not sufficient to meet this Outcome.

Examples for Outcome 8.1

Examples may come from different types of legal work as shown by following the links below:

Example 1

Example 2

Example 3



Could you use your evidence for these Outcomes too?

 

Remember to read the guidance for each outcome to ensure you fully meet the criteria

 

If you sought information and received a reply from another professional involved in the matter, you could possibly use this evidence towards meeting the following Outcome:

Outcome 2.4 Seek appropriate information through communication

If you addressed all issues in a communication with another professional involved in the matter, you could possibly use the evidence towards meeting the following Outcome:

Outcome 2.3 Address all issues in communication





































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































 

Could you use your evidence for these Outcomes too?

 

Remember to read the guidance for each outcome to ensure you fully meet the criteria

 

If you sought information and received a reply from another professional involved in the matter, you could possibly use this evidence towards meeting the following Outcome:

Outcome 2.4 Seek appropriate information through communication

If you addressed all issues in a communication with another professional involved in the matter, you could possibly use the evidence towards meeting the following Outcome:

Outcome 2.3 Address all issues in communication