Domestic Abuse & Homicide - An Introduction to the Key Issues for Defence Criminal Lawyers
Aimed at defence lawyers, this virtual classroom seminar will provide a summary of the key legislation, the reintroduction of the Domestic Violence Bill and the key issues that can arise in preparation for trial.
What You Will Learn
This live and interactive session will cover the following:
- Key legislation
- Murder or manslaughter
- Representation as to bail
- An overview of issues that arise in the preparation of a defence, including the instruction of experts
- Diminished responsibility
- Loss of control
- A summary of sentencing principles and the overarching Sentencing Council Guidelines using real life examples and applying recent authorities
Recording of live sessions: Soon after the Learn Live session has taken place you will be able to go back and access the recording - should you wish to revisit the material discussed.