Masterclass for Expert Witnesses in Psychiatry


Ask the Barrister! Masterclass for Expert Witnesses in Psychiatry

Do you know…

– how to write a psychiatric medico-legal report
– the role of the expert
– the criminal and civil procedure rules

... but still struggle with what is expected of you by lawyers and the Court?
If so, join us for this half-day masterclass and ask barrister, Fiona Ashworth, what lawyers and the courts expect from you as an expert witness.


Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course you will:

• Appreciate the pressures facing the legal team
• Understand how legal cases proceed
• Be able to craft your reports to better meet the needs of the Court
• Be aware of common pitfalls and helpful tips

Who should attend?

This conference is suitable for any mental health professional with an interest in medico-legal work.




How to Book

If you don't wish to book online or have managed to secure funding...


Simply print out our booking form with your chosen method of payment and either:

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Education and Training Network
Design House
1 Coal Hill Lane
LS28 5NA


Fax to 0113 257 8159