Introduction to Family Law Advocacy

A useful introductory session to Family Law Advocacy

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Course Overview

Delivered by solicitor Safda Mahmood, this two-part introductory session into Family Law Advocacy. This session will consider the following topics:

Preparation for Hearings 

• Research, use of Case Law and Legislation 

• Position and Skeleton Arguments • Submissions 

• Initial Hearings 

• Contested Hearings 

• Calling Evidence 

• Examination in Chief and Cross Examination 

• Follow up Work 

• Building Confidence 

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinars
  • This course provides 2 CPD points

Learning Outcomes

  • To gain a greater understanding of the above topic and the case law surrounding them

What is the target audience?

  • Family Law Practitioners


About Instructor - Safda Mahmood

Safda is a senior solicitor, with a public authority, having had practiced in both Private Practice and Local Government. Safda is on the Law Society Children Panel and specialises in Children Law and Adoption. He delivers training across the country and writes regularly for various journals including Family Law Journal, Legal Executives Journal and Law Society Bulletin.

Course Curriculum

Part 1

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    13 Page

Part 2

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    14 Page