This qualifying session will discuss key features and techniques for effective advocacy in Mediation. Lecture followed by questions.
Speakers:Saleem Khalid, Tim Chelmick and Francesca O’Neill
Themes: Advocacy Skills
6 pm until 7.30pm
QS value: 1
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Understand what is similar/different between mediation and other forms of advocacy.
· Develop confidence in how to represent parties at a mediation.
· Learn a number of practical points which should prepare for different eventualities at mediations.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.9 : Exercise good communication skills, through any appropriate medium and with any audience as required in their work.
1.11 : Ensure they are fully prepared.
1.15 : Have persuasive oral advocacy skills.