London Solicitors Litigation Association

Junior LSLA/Junior COMBAR Seminar - Bear witness: Dos and don'ts for using factual witness evidence for trial

Event date: 
Monday, 7 October, 2019 - 18:30
Non-members price: 

Kindly hosted by Penningtons Manches Cooper, we will be hearing from five expert panellists who will share practical tips on how to use and manage factual witness evidence effectively in litigation and for trial.  The panel will discuss the practical components of identifying and working with factual witnesses, the role of a factual witness versus the role of an expert witness, cross-examination styles and the use of letters of request for witnesses outside the jurisdiction.

Venue:  Penningtons Manches Cooper, 125 Wood Street, London EC2V 7AW

Date:  Monday 7 October

Time:  6.30pm for a 7pm start followed by drinks, canapés and networking

Natalie Osafo – Associate at Slaughter and May and President of Junior LSLA 

The Honourable Mr Justice Waksman – Judge, High Court (Queen’s Bench Division)
Ed Williams QC – Director, Assurety Training
Kira King – Barrister at XXIV Old Buildings and Chair of Junior COMBAR
Jonathan Fozard – Group Counsel, The Casbah
Charlotte Hill – Associate at Penningtons Manches Cooper and Junior LSLA Vice-President

Tickets:  Members £10, non-members £15.  

For the member rate to be applied, the member's email address must be used in the booking.

When paying by bank transfer, please use the 4-digit booking reference number as the payment reference.

Further details in the attached flyer.

Junior LSLA events are aimed towards members of the profession of 8 years’ PQE or less and offer junior civil litigators the opportunity to meet and network in an interactive, relaxed atmosphere.  Visit the JLSLA website to find out more.