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Annual Inquest Seminar 2019

Our Annual Inquest Seminar will provide you with the essential updates from the world of Coronial law. There will be a variety of talks from No5’s expert inquest counsel, along with a special guest lecture from Louise Hunt, Senior Coroner for Birmingham and Solihull. The day will offer a full timetable of topical, interesting and informative talks.


 09:15 - 09:50

Registration and refreshments

 09:50 - 10:00

Welcome Address: Presented by Adrian Keeling QC

 10:00 - 10:45

The Coroner’s Court – a view from the bench: Presented by guest speaker Louise Hunt

 10:45 - 11:50

Breakout Sessions
1.Back to basics – getting it right in the Coroner’s Court: Presented by
Richard Grimshaw and Gemma Roberts
2.Pragmatism and Protection – how to deal with issues of criminal liability arising from inquests: Presented by Michelle Heeley QC

 11:50 - 12:15

Refreshment Break

 12:15 - 13:00

Where are we now with Article 2?: Presented by Adrian Keeling QC and Jake Rylatt

 13:00 - 13:30

Making the most of Pre-Inquest Review Hearings: Presented by Richard Grimshaw and Jodie Kembery

 13:30 - 14:30


 14:30 - 15:15

Breakout Sessions
1. Hospital deaths – The Coroner’s approach: Presented by Dr Simon Fox QC
2. Capacity and the Coroner: Presented by Ian Brownhill

 15:15 - 16:00

Lowering the standard: where does the decision in Maughan leave us? An update on the law of suicide and other inquest conclusions: Presented by Christopher Hopkins

 16:00 - 16:45

When things do not go as planned – judicial review and other remedies: Presented by James Dixon




Date: 02 May 2019

Time: 09:15 - 16:45

Venue: Maple House, Birmingham

CPD Points: 5

Cost: £80.00

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