£96 – £240

Personal Injury Conference

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THE WS SOCIETY PRESENTS

PERSONAL INJURY CONFERENCE

This annual conference equips PI lawyers with the technical and legal knowledge to adapt to the numerous recent changes in this area, and to prepare for more. Sheriff Kenneth McGowan returns to give the keynote address and this year's programme also features a special session from acclaimed medial expert Dr Alan Carson. The regular updates on quantum and case law in the Court of Session are also included.

Speakers:

  • Sheriff Kenneth McGowan
  • Dawn McCafferty (Partner, Digby Brown)
  • Robert Milligan QC (Compass Chambers)
  • Ronald Conway (Conway Accident Law)
  • Dr Alan Carson (Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Royal Edinburgh Hospital/Western General Hospital)
  • Kim Leslie and Simon Hammond (Digby Brown)

(Two further speakers to be announced soon)

Sessions:

  • A view from the bench on the All Scotland Sheriff PI Court
  • Developments in practice: Pursuers' and Defenders' perspectives
  • An insight into brain injuries for a legal audience
  • The approach of the Scottish courts to abuse claims
  • An update on Quantum
  • The top 3 PI cases of 2017/18 – liability case law update

Delegate rates:

  • WS Member: £150 + VAT
  • Non-Member: £200 + VAT
  • Trainee/Student: £80 + VAT

All rates include lunch at the Signet Library
CPD: 3 hours (Law Society of Scotland)
For more information please contact Anna Bennett WS

This event is supported by
Compass Chambers
McNeill & Cadzow
Wesleyan for Lawyers
Independent Psychiatry


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