DIFC Academy

Advanced Advocacy Skills course is part of the DIFC Laws Certificate programme. This course will be presented by QCs and barristers of Outer Temple Chambers in association with 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) - 7,000.00 AED
From : 25 Jul 2022 05:00 PM || To : 10 Oct 2022 07:00 PM
Mode of delivery : On Premise


25-26 July 2022

Trial advocacy and witness handling and examination

- Talk on the topic

- Practical workshop training

- One or two advocacy exercises/mock trials


James Counsell, QC

Justina Stewart



19-20 September 2022

Oral Submissions and appeal advocacy

- Talk on the topic 

- Practical workshop training

- One or two advocacy exercises/mock hearings


John McKendrick, QC 

Chloe Bell



11-12 October 2022

Appeal Advocacy and Advocacy Assessment Exercise

- Presentation and workshop on grounds of appeal

- Presentation and workshop on oral submissions

- Advocacy assessment exercise


Jonathan Hand, QC

Sarah Crowther, QC


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

Advanced Advocacy Skills (DIFC Laws Certificate)
Jul 25, 2022 10:00 AM -To- Oct 11, 2022 2:00 PM

Advanced Advocacy Skills (DIFC Laws Certificate)

In association with Outer Temple Chambers

2 CLPD Accredited
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