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
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.