Satire – Golden Gavel 2010

1 August 2010 | Published in Golden Gavel, Video | 3 Comments

My speech in the NSW Young Lawyer’s Golden Gavel public speaking competition in 2010.

Competitors are assigned a topic at random less than 24 hours before the event. My topic was ‘Barristers – without solicitors they’re really just fluff and stuffing’. 500+ lawyers watch the event.

This was the last year I am ‘young’ enough to compete so I went for broke and tried to put on a real show. I also took the opportunity to made fun of: the President of Young Lawyers, the President of the Lawyer Society and the Honourable Justice Bergin Chief Judge in Equity of the Supreme Court.

It was truly an odd performance.


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  3. Robert Skeen wrote on 29 July 2013 at 7:37 am

    Great speech Anthony. Very funny


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