Expert Witness Intensive Training Course: 2 Day
Wednesday 16 March 2016 — Thursday 17 March
Hallam Conference Centre, London
Giving evidence can be challenging and this course is designed to support you in your expert witness role. A solid awareness of procedures and etiquette and knowledge of what to expect from the courts will help to increase your confidence, particularly when responding to the demands of a courtroom appearance.
Day one will look in depth at presenting evidence delegates will develop the tools necessary to present excellent oral evidence. A fictional hearing will be set up and all delegates will have the opportunity to be cross-examined and face the realities of questioning under pressure. Feedback will then be given to every delegate.
Day two will look indepth at Civil Expert Witness Report Writing and will ensure you are fully up to date with all the latest Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) Changes and Civil Justice Council Guidance on expert evidence. It will also take you through key case law in relation to personal injury and clinical negligence, along with a recommended report format.