22 September 2014, No5 Chambers, London

A complete, one day course to provide lawyers and advisers, policy people and decision makers with an understanding of public law principles and how they operate in bringing and defending judicial review claims. The course is also relevant to those working in campaigning organisations with a legal strategy and those representing and advising marginalised groups in society.

Our 16 September course sold out in record time. Book now to avoid disappointment.

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Solicitors and barristers earn 5.5 CPD / BSB
£99 +vat (full price)

£75 + vat (discounted fee for charities, voluntary sector, academics, students, trainee solicitors and pupils)

Third delegates come at half price if booked at the same time. 5% discount if you book and pay online

Learn about the complete judicial review process

  • Initial advice and preparation
  • Funding
  • Pre-Action protocol
  • Preparing to issue
  • Steps in proceedings
  • The final hearing and beyond

Other topics covered include

  • What kinds of decision can be challenged using Judicial Review?
  • Public law wrongs
  • Public bodies and public functions
  • Differences between cases based on the Human Rights Act and other grounds
  • Illegality and fairness
  • Claims by pressure and public interest groups
  • Update on developing case law
  • Third-party interventions in test cases
  • Judicial review remedies
  • Alternatives to judicial review

Presenters: Abid Mahmood (No5 Chambers), Alex Gask (Doughty Street Chambers), Becket Bedford (No5 Chambers), Caoilfhionn Gallagher (Doughty Street Chambers), Ian Brownhill (No5 Chambers), Mark Henderson (Doughty Street Chambers), S Chelvan (No5 Chambers), Victoria Hutton (No5 Chambers). More TBC

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