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Advanced Advocacy Skills course is part of the DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024. This course will be presented by KCs and Barristers of Outer Temple Chambers in association with the DIFC Courts.  This comprehensive training explores the application of traditional advocacy skills to activities routinely performed by lawyers. There will be series of both unassessed and assessed advocacy exercises. These exercises take the form of mock hearings covering submissions (written and oral), witness handling and general advocacy tips. They serve as useful refreshers for courtroom skills.

Advanced Advocacy Skills (DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024) - 7,000.00 AED
From : 23 Sep 2024 10:00 AM || To : 22 Oct 2024 02:00 PM
Mode of delivery : On Premise

The Advanced Advocacy Skills course is part of the DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024 that comprehensively explores the application of traditional advocacy skills to activities routinely performed by lawyers. There will be a series of both unassessed and assessed advocacy exercises. These exercises take the form of mock hearings covering submissions (written and oral), witness handling and general advocacy tips. They serve as useful refreshers for courtroom skills.

 

(Unit 3.2.a)  ADVANCED ADVOCACY 1 

30 September - 1 October 2024 | 10:00AM - 2:00PM | In Person at DIFC Academy

Trial advocacy and witness handling and examination

  • Talk on the topic
  • Practical workshop training
  • One or two advocacy exercises/mock trials

LECTURERS

James Counsell, KC

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read James Counsell, KC's Bio here.

 

Oliver Powell

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read Oliver Powell's Bio here.

 

(Unit 3.2.b)  ADVANCED ADVOCACY 2 

14 - 15 October 2024 | 10:00AM - 2:00PM | In Person at DIFC Academy

Oral Submissions and appeal advocacy

  • Talk on the topic 
  • Practical workshop training
  • One or two advocacy exercises/mock hearings

LECTURERS

John McKendrick, KC 

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read John McKendrick, KC's Bio here.

 

Nicholas Hill

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read Nicholas Hill's Bio here.

 

(Unit 3.2.b)  ADVANCED ADVOCACY 3 

21 - 22 October 2024 | 10:00AM - 2:00PM | In Person at DIFC Academy

Appeal Advocacy and Advocacy Assessment Exercise

  • Presentation and workshop on grounds of appeal
  • Presentation and workshop on oral submissions
  • Advocacy assessment exercise

LECTURERS

Jonathan Hand, KC

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read Jonathan Hand, KC's Bio here.

 

Peter Linstead

Barrister at Outer Temple Chambers

   Read Peter Linstead's Bio here.

 

Additional Judges for the Oral Assessments:

Sarah Malik

CEO & Founder, SOL International 

 

Hayley Norton

Assistant Registrar, DIFC Courts

 

To know about the full programme, visit: DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024 page.

For further information or to request for an assistance, please contact [email protected].

Advanced Advocacy Skills (DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024)
Sep 30, 2024 10:00 AM -To- Oct 22, 2024 2:00 PM

Advanced Advocacy Skills (DIFC Laws Certificate Programme 2024)

In association with Outer Temple Chambers

8 CLPD Accredited
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Total - 7000 AED
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