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Preparing and Drafting Witness Statements

Overview

This course is all about witness statement, and covers both procedural matters and skills. You will be reminded of the rules relating to witness statements and exchange of witness statements and the relevant rules of professional conduct that must be considered when drafting witness statements. You will also learn what makes a good witness statement and practise drafting witness statements in various contexts.

Key learning points 

  • Content of witness statements
  • Rules and principles relating to witness statements
  • Interviewing a witness
  • Practical exercises and feedback on drafting witness statements

Benefits

  • Learning to avoid procedural and professional pitfalls
  • Saving time when turning interviews into witness statements
  • Learning how to gain tactical advantages with witness statements      

 

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City, University of London is an independent member institution of the University of London. Established by Royal Charter in 1836, the University of London consists of 18 independent member institutions with outstanding global reputations and several prestigious central academic bodies and activities.