Certificate in Family Law Practice & Procedure
This course is aimed at trainees and paralegals; all of whom play an important role within a Family department of a law firm.
It will deal with the first contact with the client to the end of the case. It is essentially practical and delegates will be encouraged to fully participate in discussions during the course of the day.
The course will include a section on what happens in court and the role of the advocate. It will also provide answers to the common questions raised by the client during the life of a file.
If you are a paralegal or new to family law then this course is for you.
What You Will Learn
The course will cover the following:
- Your role in the office
- The first interview
- Managing the client's expectations
- Running the file
- Taking instructions over time
- Funding the case and maximising profit
- Drafting Statements
- The court system and what happens at court
- Instructing counsel
- Ending the case
- Answers to common questions raised by the client
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