Argument Advocacy

Art Of Argument And Advocacy

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Course Overview

This course offers a practical discussion of how the effective advocate presents any form of art of argument and advocacy to a court or tribunal. This course is aimed at practitioners interested in developing their advocacy skills.

Delivered by experienced barrister and advocacy trainer Alastair Hodge, this course will cover the following topics:

  • The Argument

  • Preparation of an Argument

  • Structure of an Argument

  • Presentation of an Argument

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the slides and optional evaluation form to test your legal knowledge.
  • This course provides 0.5 – 1 CPD points (depending on length of time spent reviewing the supporting documentation).

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of the course you will:
  • • Know how to structure a legal argument
  • • Feel more confident in presenting a legal argument
  • • Feel confident when next asked to appear in court

What is the target audience?

  • Civil law and PI practitioners


About Instructor - Alastair Hodge

Alastair is a practising barrister at 5 Essex Court who specialises in all aspects of Employment & Education Law. Called in 1997, Alastair is also a Senior Advocacy Trainer for the Honourable Society of the Inner Temple and has spent many years teaching students, pupils, junior practitioners and QC's the art of advocacy, both nationally and internationally. In 2014 he was appointed a Master of the Bench and in 2016 was appointed an Honorary Professor at Nottingham Law School. He is also an experienced after dinner speaker, comedian and mimic, and is renowned for his entertaining presentational style.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • Argument Advocacy


  • Slides
    25 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page


  • Price
  • £ 60