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18 May
to 20 May
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport & Virtual
9:30am - 5:00pm
APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2022
APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2022
After two years away, we are delighted to be heading back to the prestigious five-star Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales for this popular event. This two-day residential...
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11.75 CPD hours
1100.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

7 Jun
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Procedure update - spring 2022
This webinar will bring you right up to date on key procedural topics for personal injury practitioners including: Issue and service The latest on pitfalls for issuing and...
Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Jun
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Recent cases in fatal accident litigation: What can we learn from them?
The law as to fatal accident damages is based primarily on judicial decisions. To understand damages fully it is important that you have a detailed knowledge of key decisions and how...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Jun
7BR
London
09:30-17:00
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Public speaking for young lawyers
This brand new, one day training event, presented by Neil Johnson, will give lawyers the confidence to speak in public. The full day event will cover; Physical and vocal...
Presented by: Neil Johnson
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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Deductions from damages and current issues with CRU
The webinar, presented by Gordon Exall, will cover current issues in relation to deductions from damages. Non-CRU benefits and deduction from damages What is the position in...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Jun
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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The child claimant and fatal accident litigation
This webinar looks at the problems and issues faced by a child who has suffered the loss of parents or carers.  It looks at the position when children are the sole claimants, have...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

17 Jun
Live virtual event
9.30am - 5.00pm
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Clinical negligence - the basics: Law and procedure for investigating clinical negligence claims 2022
This course aims to give an all-round introduction to clinical negligence and explain, based on relevant law and procedure, how such claims should be investigated. Including all the...
Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence - the basics: Law and procedure for investigating clinical negligence claims 2022 2022-06-17T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

21 Jun
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Damages in anticipation of death: When there is a reduced life expectancy
This webinar looks at the difficult, but important, issue of how the courts award damages when a claimant has reduced life expectancy as a result of their injuries. What is the...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

22 Jun
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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APIL Headline News - June 2022
As an exclusive benefit to APIL members, we are delighted to confirm the date and content for the latest session in our “APIL Headline News” webinar series! If...
Presented by: Mike Benner & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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An employment expert’s view: The importance of applying a functional approach to rehabilitation and employment reports
This session explains how a functional approach makes rehabilitation and expert vocational reports more robust and defendable and enables an Expert to provide an evidence-based opinion...
Presented by: Katya Halsall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
23 Jun
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London & Virtual
9.30am - 5.00pm
APIL abuse conference 2022 - Held in association with ACAL
APIL abuse conference 2022 - Held in association with ACAL
We are delighted to be returning to the Marriott Marble Arch Hotel in London for APIL's 14th annual abuse conference, which is being held in association with ACAL. This will be...
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5.75 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

28 Jun
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Fatal accidents: Avoiding the pitfalls
This webinar is designed to look at those areas of fatal accident litigation where a lawyer can be negligent, or run into significant problems. Gordon Exall will...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

28 Jun
Live virtual event
9.30am - 5:00pm
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Clinical negligence update 2022
This one-day course, designed specifically for clinical negligence lawyers, will cover a range of topics, brining you fully up to date on all developments, including:  News:...
Presented by: Natalie Cosgrove & John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

30 Jun
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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The joint meeting of experts and the jointly instructed expert: Key issues, problem areas and practical solutions
This webinar looks at the key rules, guidance and cases in relation to the joint meeting of experts. It then goes on to consider the rules and case law relating to the instruction of a...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

5 Jul
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

6 Jul
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Matthew Stockwell
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

7 Jul
Live virtual event
9.30am - 5.00pm
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Clinical negligence intermediate 2022
This course is specially designed for clinical negligence practitioners looking to improve and hone their existing skills by looking at some depth on relative legal principles,...
Presented by: John McQuater
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Jul
Live webinar
12:00 - 13:00
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What do you do if the defendant makes an early Part 36 offer?
In the recent case of MRA -v- The Educational Fellowships Ltd  [2022] EWHC 1069 (QB) it was held that the claimant had to face the usual Part 36 consequences when a Part 36 offer...
Presented by: Gordon Exall
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

21 Jul
Live virtual event
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Legal training for expert witnesses 2022 (Part 1: Pre-trial and report writing)
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) is pleased to announce that the Parts 1 and 2 training events for expert witnesses, are again being run this year. Both courses are...
Presented by: Sam Elsby & Nicola Heales
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6 CPD hours
315.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

6 Sep
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

8 Sep
Live virtual event
09:30-17:00
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Client care 2022
Frances McCarthy returns with her excellent one day training course covering everything you need to know to deliver great client care.  This virtual course will illustrate how to...
Presented by: Frances McCarthy
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Sep
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Dental negligence - what you really need to know in 2022 2022-09-12T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

15 Sep
Live webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Patient fault and contributory negligence in clinical negligence
With criticism of patients becoming more commonplace, Matthew Stockwell will consider: How breach, causation and contributory negligence are intertwined?  What is the...
Presented by: Matthew Stockwell
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
20 Sep
to 22 Sep
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport & Virtual
9:30am - 5:00pm
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2022
APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2022
Over the last two decades, this specialist residential conference has grown from strength to strength and for 2022, we are delighted to be heading back to the prestigious five star...
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10 CPD hours
1100.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

27 Sep
Venue TBC
London
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Presented by: John McQuater
Delivering presentations with confidence in 2022 2022-09-27T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg 445.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

3 Oct
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Material contribution to injury - where are we in 2022? 2022-10-03T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

4 Oct
Venue TBC
9:30am - 5:00pm
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Presented by: John McQuater
Clinical negligence advanced 2022 2022-10-04T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

6 Oct
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
Getting Part 36 right in 2022! 2022-10-06T17:00 images/webinar.png
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

12 Oct
Venue TBC
9.30am - 5:00pm
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Presented by: John McQuater
Quantum for clinical negligence lawyers 2022 2022-10-12T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

19 Oct
Ambassadors Bloomsbury
London & Virtual
9.30am - 5.00pm
APIL asbestos conference 2022
APIL asbestos conference 2022
Now in its 17th year, we are delighted to have secured a host of eminent speakers to take part in this popular event, which is returning to London on Wednesday, 19 October. We...
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5.5 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

24 Oct
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
3 Nov
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London & Virtual
9.30am - 5.00pm
Military claims conference 2022
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5.5 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

9 Nov
Free webinar
13:00 - 14:00
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Presented by: Mike Benner & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

10 Nov
Live virtual event
09:30-17:00
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Running a brain injury case - intermediate 2022
Whether looking to build on recent experience or develop new skills, this virtual course will explain how to avoid common pitfalls when investigating causation and quantum issues; how...
Presented by: Chani Dhaliwal & Matthew Stockwell
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
16 Nov
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London & Virtual
09:30-17:00
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Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure & compassion
This course will be delivered by experienced practitioner Hilary Wetherell, a partner at Irwin Mitchell, and barrister Gordon Exall, author of APIL's 'Guide to Fatal...
Presented by: Gordon Exall & Hilary Wetherell
Fatal accidents: Law, practice, procedure & compassion 2022-11-16T17:00 images/one-day-course.jpg
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

23 Nov
7BR
London
09:30-17:00
Legal training for expert witnesses (Part 2: Court proceedings, trial and post-trial)
The Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL) is delighted to be returning again this year with its annual training programme for expert witnesses. These APIL courses aim to...
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6 CPD hours
315.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
1 Dec
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London & Virtual
9.30am - 5.00pm
APIL accidents abroad conference 2022
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5.5 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

5 Dec
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: Frances McCarthy & John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
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8 Dec
Marriott Marble Arch Hotel
London & Virtual
09:30-17:00
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A comprehensive guide to running a successful asbestos claim
This intensive one-day course is aimed at trainees and practitioners wanting to re-skill themselves in this highly technical area of industrial disease practice so they can master the...
Presented by: Daniel Easton & Stephen Glynn
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6 CPD hours
370.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

13 Dec
Live webinar
12:00-13:00
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Presented by: John McQuater
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1 CPD hour
0.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

  
17 May
to 19 May
The Celtic Manor Resort
Newport & Virtual
9:30am - 5:00pm
APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2023
APIL advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference 2023
Once again, APIL is delighted to be heading back to the prestigious five-star Celtic Manor Resort in Newport, South Wales for this popular annual event. This residential event...
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10 CPD hours
835.00 GBP 2022-01-01T00:01 APIL presenter

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About APIL Training

APIL has been delivering personal injury and clinical negligence training since 1992. Our training is delivered by practitioners for practitioners, is well-established, and of the highest quality.

To maintain APIL’s high quality standards, all legal training is accredited and carefully monitored, with feedback being scrutinised by APIL’s training & accreditation committee and executive.

Continuing professional development is essential to maintain APIL accreditation and to keep personal injury lawyers equipped with sufficient legal knowledge, understanding and skills to run their caseload competently.

APIL accredits offices to run their legal training in-house, accredits certain courses run by other providers and barristers’ chambers, and also runs its own programme of over 120 training events nationwide.


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