Carrying out Effective Family Law Advocacy - Essential Guide

A practical and essential guide for carrying out effective family law advocacy.

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Course Overview

Many practitioners somewhat feel overwhelmed by conducting family law advocacy and don't know where to start in terms of preparation, conducting the hearing, and the follow-up work thereafter.

Safda Mahmood will use his experience over the last 26 years to try and tap into some of those anxieties by giving a practical, straightforward account of why to effectively prepare for advocacy, particularly concerning preparation, submissions, and living evidence.

Safda will also take you through the steps surrounding the preparation and conducting of examination in chief and cross-examination. The course will cover mainly injunctions for personal protection and private and public children law.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch the recorded webinar and review the documents
  • This course provides 2 CPD points

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will cover:
  • Practical, straightforward account of why to effectively prepare for advocacy
  • Preparation, submissions, and living evidence
  • Conducting of examination in chief and cross-examination
  • Personal protection and private and public children law

What is the target audience?

  • This course is suitable for 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

Session 1

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    23 Page

Session 2

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    26 Page

Session 3

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    26 Page

Session 4

  • Webinar
  • Slides
    20 Page