Drafting in Public Children Law Cases - Completing the Case Management Order in readiness for the CMH and IRH
The importance of the Case Management Order (CMO) in respect of public law cases cannot be underestimated; a well prepared CMO will result in a more effective Case Management Hearing (CMH) and Issues Resolution Hearing (IRH) which can only improve your client’s chances of success.
Designed to assist public children law practitioners improve their drafting skills, this practical bite-size session will offer guidance on how to complete the CMO successfully.
With reference to Practice Direction 12A, experienced children law solicitor and lecturer, Safda Mahmood will discuss the key matters which children law practitioners must be aware of when drafting the CMO. These include capacity issues, jurisdiction, the directions sought and why.
Safda will also provide drafting hints and tips which will be invaluable for newly qualified children law practitioners and a useful reminder for more experienced practitioners wishing to hone their CMO drafting skills.
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