This course has now taken place. To purchase a set of the notes for £50, please call us on 0207 833 2931.
Lecturers’ Names: Sophie Naftalin, Michael Oswald, Carolynn Gallwey and Chanel Dolcy (Bhatt Murphy) and Raj Desai (Matrix Chambers)
Description and brief synopsis
This course is intended for claimant practitioners new to the area of civil actions against the police and detaining authorities. As well as the theory covered on the day, this is an invaluable opportunity to discuss tips and tactics with fellow claimant practitioners and trainers who have a long history of litigating in this area.
Strategy and tactics for effective practice will be discussed throughout the day. Practical discussion of cases and delegate participation will help clarify these issues.
Topics include:
Causes of action
Gathering evidence
Case strategy
Limitation
Assessing quantum
Funding
Please note this course is for claimants’ lawyers only
Course materials/resources
Lecture format. Comprehensive course handouts will be distributed to all delegates. Questions and contributions from those involved in the cases under discussion are positively encouraged.
Criminal law, Civil justice