Parole Hearing Advocacy

Parole Hearing Advocacy

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Course Overview

Designed to assist prison law practitioners improve their parole hearing advocacy, parole specialist Dean Kingham will discuss the dos and don’ts which viewers should be aware of  when acting for clients at a parole hearing.

In addition, this essential bite size webinar will provide practical advice on how to best represent your client at an oral hearing and how to assist the parole panel during the hearing.

What are the requirements?

  • Watch recorded webinar and review the reference notes and evaluation form to test your legal knowledge

Learning Outcomes

  • On completion of this course you will:

    • Know how to effectively prepare for an oral hearing
    • Have received guidance on the use of written submissions and relevant experts
    • Feel confident when putting your parole hearing advocacy skills in to practice

What is the target audience?

  • Prison law practitioners



About Instructor - Dean Kingham

Dean is Head of the Prison law, Crime and Public Law department at Swain Solicitors.

Having represented some of the most high profile prisoners in recent years, Dean was listed in the 2015 Legal 500 directory which described him as a ‘specialist in parole’. Dean is a current committee member for the Association of Prison Lawyers and sits on the Parole Board user group and Parole Standards Board.

In addition, Dean has assisted FASO (False Allegation Support Organisation), has close links with JENGBA (Joint Enterprise Not Guilty By Association) and is a member of Justice, the Law reform and human rights organisation.

Course Curriculum

Recorded Webinars

  • webinar


  • Reference notes
    1 Page
  • Evaluation
    1 Page