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Lecture & Domus Dinner – Love and Death

17:30 - 21:30
Ashworth Centre, Great Hall

At this qualifying session, students will receive a lecture on a practical overview of Probate claims and the Forfeiture Rule.

Lecture followed by questions and Domus dinner (mixed seating plan with members of the Bench and Bar).

Speaker:  Chief Master Shuman

Themes:Legal Knowledge, Justice and the Rule of Law


17:30: Registration

18:00: Lecture

19:00: Reception

19:15: Domus Dinner

21:30: Event Ends

Materials and Preparation: No preparation required

Learning Aims: The aim of this Qualifying Session is for students to understand how probate works and what the forfeiture rule is in probate.

Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)

2.1 : Act with the utmost integrity and independence at all times, in the interests of justice, representing clients with courage, perseverance and fearlessness.
3.1 : Understand and exercise their duty to act in the best interests of their client
3.6 : Demonstrate a good awareness of their additional responsibilities in cases involving direct access and litigants in person.

Dress: Dark lounge suits. Gowns provided. For more information about this dress code please visit the Student Members area.

Bookings: Please book via the Online Booking System.

Cancellation Policy: Students should consider all bookings a professional commitment and should only book onto an event if they fully plan on attending. Once booked on, students will be unable to cancel and receive a refund other than in exceptional circumstances.

This event is a Qualifying Session.