News and advice for solicitor advocates from the Law Society on civil, family and criminal advocacy issues.
Adam Tear, Howe+Co, discusses his personal highlights of the year, the challenges facing solicitor advocates, his advice for solicitor advocates, and more.
The Law Society’s Practice Advice Service looks as whether there is a lower age when a child may give evidence in civil proceedings.
Our resident deputy district judge columnist discusses the annual appraisal.
Vicky Preece discusses the collaborative approach and provides some insight into working with child clients and being instructed by them.
Notification requirements under the CTA 2008.
Our resident deputy district judge columnist discusses listing emergencies.
The Law Society’s Library provides information regarding live text-based communications from court.
A move by the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) to limit the role of legal advisers to witnesses in fraud investigations has prompted the Law Society of England and Wales to publish guidance for solicitors.
Our resident deputy district judge columnist identifies conduct issues in court.
Laura Cooper of the Youth Justice Legal Centre (YJLC) offers her best practice advice for working with children in the criminal justice system, and provides details of upcoming youth court advocacy training delivered by the Law Society and the YJLC.
This training teaches how to advance a client’s case well whilst ensuring witnesses are not subjected to undue stress.
Prove your experience in representing the needs of vulnerable clients to prospective clients.
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