News and advice for solicitor advocates from the Law Society on civil, family and criminal advocacy issues.
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The Law Society is running Advocacy and the Vulnerable training sessions throughout the autumn designed to help solicitor advocates practise more effectively in relation to vulnerable witnesses.
On 1 February, an exercise will be launched to select up to seven new members of the Court of Appeal to take up appointment from summer 2018 onwards.
The Law Society has collaborated with the City Law School and the Youth Justice Legal Centre to develop structured training courses tailored for our members who practise in the criminal courts.
Robert Bourns has criticised the long-term negative 'campaign' against solicitor advocates.
Simon Harker explains the opportunities available to solicitors with higher court advocacy qualifications on the Attorney General’s advocate panels.
Prove your experience in representing the needs of vulnerable clients to prospective clients.
This training teaches how to advance a client’s case well whilst ensuring witnesses are not subjected to undue stress.
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Free CPD event - 1 June 2016
This seminar will examine developments in the law relating to the partial defences to murder of loss of control and diminished responsibility.
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