This bundle includes both Magistrates Court Qualification (MCQ) assessments; the Portfolio Submission and the Interview and Advocacy Assessment (IAA). This bundle is for qualified practitioners only.
The Portfolio will contain summaries of twenty-five cases where you have provided advice and assistance to clients at the magistrate's court. The purpose of the Portfolio is to:
The purpose of the IAA is to enable us to assess your competence and effectiveness as a duty solicitor acting for a client in magistrates' court proceedings.
The assessment consists of two parts; A simulated client interview and a simulated appearance in a magistrates' court where you will make representations and/or submissions in respect of three cases.
Please click the links below for further details regarding each assessment and for a copy of our assessment timetable.
To request an invoice, please contact the Accreditations Department on 0151 236 2024.