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Sheriff Court Practice (I): Written Pleadings & Debates

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Legal Services Agency Ltd

134 Renfrew Street

3rd Floor, Fleming House

Glasgow

G3 6ST

United Kingdom

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CPD 5 hours

Registration and Coffee 9.30am - Lunch will be provided

PEAT Outcome - relevant legal knowledge

OBJECTIVES

This full day masterclass will focus on the essential components of modern written pleadings in the Sheriff Court (morning session), followed in the afternoon with a session on preparing for and running a Sheriff Court legal debate. The written pleadings element will look at drafting in a range of cases including commercial matters, actions for negligence, interdict proceedings, personal injury actions, proceeds of crime & criminal matters and summary applications. The debate component will consider how to prepare for a debate, including drafting and structuring the Rule 22.1 Note. This will be followed by the essential elements in the presentation and running of a debate, including opening the debate, the proper citation of authority and responding.

See Sheriff Court Practice (II): Advocacy Skills & Submissions - Friday 4 May 2018

PARTICIPANTS

This course is likely to be of value to busy civil and criminal sheriff court practitioners at every level of experience, but of particular benefit for trainees and those up to 5 years PQE.

SPEAKER

David Parratt QC. David has a particular interest in legal education and training. In 2006 he obtained a PhD from Edinburgh University on the subject of `The Development of Written Pleadings in Scots Civil Procedure`. He has been in practice at the Scottish Bar for over 18 years, a Barrister at the English Bar for over 7 years and is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. David has a wide ranging practice covering many different aspects of civil law. He is particularly strong in the areas of land law construction, trust work, general commercial work and contract.

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3rd Floor, Fleming House

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G3 6ST

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