£50

Family Law Course for Litigants and Mckenzie Friends - Level Two

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

University of Westminster

309 Regent Street

London

W1B 2UW

United Kingdom

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

This is the second level course for anybody facing the Family Courts or wanting to become a Mckenzie Friend. The course covers the following topics and will involve training and group discussions with mock courtroom scenarios. Lunch is provided


Court process and how different hearings work.
A step by step guide to each of the various court hearings and what they are intended to achieve.

Children Applications
A detailed look at the types of application, enforcement and when appropriate, and the court procedure followed.

Financial Applications
A detailed look at the types of application, enforcement and when appropriate, and the court procedure followed.

Injunctions
A detailed look at the types of application, enforcement and when appropriate, and the court procedure followed.

Evidence and how to use and present it
A detailed look at what types of evidence are considered by the courts and why they can have different levels of importance. And how to use them appropriately to gain the most advantage.

Submissions
When the court will opt for a submission, how to write one, what to include and how to adapt them to serve your purpose best.

Examination
Why and when the court will need to hear evidence from both parties and an overview of how to set about preparing cross examination.

Negotiation
Most hearings provide an opportunity before the Judge calls your case to attempt to negotiate a settlement, or part settlement. Why this is a very important part of the process, and how it should be approached.

Mock Hearing
An opportunity to put the elements together as a group approach to a mock hearing with both sides of a dispute being heard.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

University of Westminster

309 Regent Street

London

W1B 2UW

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved