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CPR Guidance - Evening Meeting

Michael Cohen, Chairman Emeritus will lead a discussion looking into new CPR Guidance for Experts and its ramifications.

This meeting will be an interactive session focussing on the recent changes affecting Experts and their practices.

Part refresher, part problem solving and part update there will be something for everyone in what will be a very valuable evening.

  • The changing regime for Experts – surviving and benefiting.
  • The new CJC Guidance and changes in CPR reviewed.

Evening Meeting - Abuse & Use of Experts

Jo Delahunty QC is a leading family practitioner. On 8th May she will be sharing her experiences of the uses and abuses of Experts in court. 

Although mainly focusing on the family arena this meeting will be of interest to all experts as there now appears to be an increasing cross-over both in practice and regulation with a sharing of successful ideas across the differing systems (Civil/Criminal/Family etc). 

Gin Tasting Evening

Ever seen how Gin is actually made? For all those Gin lovers out there we have a special treat in store!

Evening Meeting - Be a Better Mediator

All mediators want more work.

There are two ways we can help ourselves get more work. Be better at business and be better at mediation.

Stephen Walker's popular talk last December was about being better at business. In this interactive session you will learn how to be better at mediation.

Using Social Media - Evening Meeting

As a successful forensic accountant and head of a team of forensic accountants Fiona Hotston Moore has to ensure there is a steady flow of new instructions coming through the door.

Fiona will share her practical tips in using social media as an Expert Witness to raise profile, maintain relationships with fellow professionals, generate opportunities and to build professional credibility.

The use of Social Media by profesionals is often a tricky balance of commercial activity against professional reserve. 

Marketing Your Mediation Practice

Stephen Walker has spoken at workshops and conferences on developing your business as a mediator. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and lectures on Mediation on the Masters in Construction Law at Kings College London. 

In this talk he explored with members and guests:

Evening Meeting - The hot tub and other aspects of expert evidence: a view from the bench

His Honour Judge David Grant, is the Principal Judge of the Technology & Construction Court in Birmingham and will be giving members and guests the opportunity to learn about current trends in Expert Evidence and in particular hot-tubbing as perceived from the bench.

Evening Meeting - Mediation in the Colonies

Robert J. Cosgrove, a former prosecutor, is the managing partner of Wade Clark Mulcahy's Philadelphia office. This talk will analyze the increasing importance of mediation in the US.

President's Dinner 2017

We will be celebrating the President's Dinner on June 14th in Pewterers' Hall. This is an excellent opportunity to meet fellow members or entertain instructing solicitors.

Weather permitting, we will be starting with an outside reception in the Gardens at 7.30pm before moving to the stunning Livery Hall for dinner.