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Essential Civil Trial Advocacy Course – Manchester
18th May 2019 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm£180 – £230
This course is specifically designed for those practicing in the civil courts and is based on a civil case study and includes aspects of written advocacy as well as oral advocacy.
The course will cover how to prepare a case using case analysis and case theory, the essentials of amplification of a witness statement previously served, cross-examination and re-examination.The main emphasis will be to ensure that delegates practice these skills in small groups led by an experienced advocacy trainer.
Additionally, there will be a focus on the preparation of skeleton submissions to be placed before the Judge prior to a hearing commencing and consideration of the closing submissions to the Judge.
There will be practical exercises based on a civil case study sent to delegates with instructions for advance preparation.
The CPD hours includes the preparation time.
The course fee includes all documentation, refreshments and cold buffet lunch.
Comments from delegates attending the course in 2017 include:
“Excellent – by far the best course I have been on.”
“Great opportunity for feedback.”
“Developed key skills in advocacy, identified faults and areas on which to concentrate.