Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Expert witness training: legal conferences under the 'new normal' (LIVE WEBINAR)

All levels - 1 hour

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

"Webinars are excellent to keep up to date with current changes, time and money saving"

APIL is very excited to announce a brand new webinar, aimed specifically at expert witnesses.

The webinar, presented by Richard Baker and Ian Christian will cover:

  • General introduction
  • What is the purpose of a conference with experts; what do lawyers hope to get out of them?
  • At what stages in the case do conferences typically occur and why?
  • Common issues with expert reports - why might these prompt a conference?
  • Preparing for the conference
  • Liability conferences v quantum conferences – what is the difference?
  • The standard of proof and legal tests, am I applying the right tests when answering questions in conference? 
  • What should I comment on and when should I keep quiet?
  • Dealing with conflict
  • What do legal teams appreciate and not appreciate in conference?
  • Conferences to prepare for trial, what can and cannot happen 
  • What to do following the conference


1 person: £65 + VAT  |  2 - 6 people: £105 + VAT  |  7 people or more: £160 + VAT


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All people registered for live webinars will automatically be emailed details to view the on-demand learining following the webinar, whether you view live or not. Webinar recordings are available to view for up to six months.