News and advice for solicitor advocates from the Law Society on civil, family and criminal advocacy issues.
Advocacy skills can be crucial in shaping the outcome of a case. Our practical resources will help you become more effective as an advocate in whichever court you appear in.
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.
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.
Andrew Cousins discusses how firms can offer a wide-ranging advocacy service for their clients.
Ranjit Uppal, director at Switalskis Solicitors and a solicitor within their child care law team, describes his self-developed style and approach to preparing for a contested hearing and cross-examination of a witness.
Our resident deputy district judge columnist explains how she approaches vulnerable litigants in person, and how she expects advocates to behave in their dealings with them.
We speak to Adam Johnson about his experience of the application process, the impact on his practice, and his thoughts on the state of advocacy in 2017.
Attend the Civil Litigation autumn conference 2019 and learn about changes to the Civil Procedure Rules, what civil litigators and dispute resolution experts need to know, gain practical advice in relation to e-filling.
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