Expert Witness Training


It is now widely recognised that training is essential for those wishing to

undertake expert witness work. Providing expert reports and giving evidence in

criminal and family courts requires specialist skills and knowledge. 

This two day course is a must for those who want to learn how to meet the

high standards demanded by instructing solicitors, barristers and judges in

criminal and family courts. It is key to developing a successful expert witness


Learning Outcomes

This two day course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to:
  • Understand your legal, ethical and practical obligations as an expert witness
  • Critically evaluate and improve your expert court reports so that they are clear and effective
  • Strategically prepare for attending court as a witness
  • Analyse and improve your own presentation under cross-examination 

Course Content

Day One: Report Writing

The legal system, the expert's duty, accountability and liability, comparing and contrasting expert witness obligations in family and criminal cases.

Report writing - compliance, structures, templates and critiques 

Day Two: Courtroom Skills

Practices and procedures in court, differences for witness evidence in criminal and family courts.

Preparing for court, cross examination, getting your message across, do's and don'ts. 

Mock court room practice.

Future Course Date: Coming Soon!


How to Book

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