Managing the Expert

City University London
In Islington (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Islington (England)
  • When:
    Flexible
Description

At The City Law School we offer education and training for every step of your legal career. Taught in the heart of legal London, our law courses give you the essential legal skills and knowledge needed to be successful in law.

Important information
Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
Flexible
Islington
Northampton Square, EC1V 0HB , London, England
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What you'll learn on the course

IT Law
IT
Law

Course programme

Managing the Expert Overview

Cases can stand or fall on expert evidence. This course takes you from the first stages of identifying and finding an expert, through to instructing an expert, considering the expert's report, asking questions of your expert, experts' meetings and right up to using the expert successfully at trial. It also covers the expert's relationship with you, the client and the court, and key case law on expert evidence.

Key learning points  
  • Rules, procedure and case law relating to experts
  • Instructing and expert
  • Reports, questions to experts, amendments and addendums
  • Trial preparation and expert evidence 
Benefits 
  • Avoiding costly procedural mistakes and follow good practice
  • Achieving an effective working relationship with your expert
  • Getting the best out of your expert