A Journey Through The English Legal System

Title A Journey Through The English Legal System
Organiser Glenn Robinson, BPP University

Lecturer: Glenn Robinson, BPP University

Venue: The Studio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP

It is essential that all expert witnesses understand the legal framework and how their role as an expert witness fits into the English legal system, both historically and contextually. This interactive course is designed to provide a comprehensive overview and insight into the UK’s judiciary and legal system, as judges increasingly become more demanding of expert witnesses.

Course outline:
• The expert witness’ duty to the court
• Importance of report compliance - the different rules that apply and why
• What to expect if you end up having to appear in court
• Court terminology and the unique language of the judicial system
• Anatomy of court law and the different court systems
• The UK Constitution and a history of the English Legal System
• Key court cases and reforms relevant to expert witnesses
• Sources of law

CPD hours: 6

EWI Member Rate: £260 Non-member Rate: £290 (including lunch)
Email: events@ewi.org.uk
Call: Ruth King on 020 7936 2213

Start Date 11/06/2018 10:00
End Date 11/06/2018 16:00
Address The Studio, 7 Cannon Street, Birmingham B2 5EP
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