Preparing and Drafting Witness Statements

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
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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
Skills and Training

Course programme

Preparing and Drafting Witness Statements Overview

This course is all about witness statement, and covers both procedural matters and skills. You will be reminded of the rules relating to witness statements and exchange of witness statements and the relevant rules of professional conduct that must be considered when drafting witness statements. You will also learn what makes a good witness statement and practise drafting witness statements in various contexts.

Key learning points 
  • Content of witness statements
  • Rules and principles relating to witness statements
  • Interviewing a witness
  • Practical exercises and feedback on drafting witness statements
Benefits
  • Learning to avoid procedural and professional pitfalls
  • Saving time when turning interviews into witness statements
  • Learning how to gain tactical advantages with witness statements