Professional Training

Civil Litigation Skills: ADR and Mediation - The Way Forward!

BPP Professional Education, Online (+1 locations)
Length
1 day
Price
502 GBP
Next course start
25 April, 2024 (+5 start dates)
Course delivery
Self-Paced Online
Length
1 day
Price
502 GBP
Next course start
25 April, 2024 (+5 start dates)
Course delivery
Self-Paced Online

Course description

Overview

This practical course will provide delegates with a clear understanding of what ADR is and its role in the context of civil litigation.

It explores the recognised methods of ADR used in the UK and in particular focuses on practical skills and techniques to be used in mediations and other ADR processes

Delegates will be taken through a case study and other exercises which will help to embed their learning.

Who is this for?

This practical course will benefit qualified and trainee solicitors with experience of litigation in the County Court and High Court and who wish to effectively resolve their disputes using ADR process.

It is also suitable for non-legal professionals with some experience of managing disputes in a corporate setting and anyone in any role involving the handling and resolution of disputes.

What will you learn?

Topics covered on this course will include:

  • What is ADR
  • When to use ADR
  • Cases suitable for ADR
  • Types of ADR
  • Mediation
    • Preparation phase
      • Agreement to Mediate
      • Choice of Mediator
      • Preparing an effective case summary
    • The Mediation itself
      • Opening Phase
      • Exploration Phase
      • Negotiating Phase
      • Concluding phase

PSC Elective

This course may be undertaken as a PSC elective, although it may also be attended by non-trainees.

SRA Competencies

A, B, C & D

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Upcoming start dates

Choose between 5 start dates

25 April, 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

9 July, 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

24 September, 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

5 November, 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

10 December, 2024

  • Self-Paced Online
  • Online

Suitability - Who should attend?

This course will be of benefit to qualified and trainee solicitors with experience of litigation in the County Court and High Court and who wish to resolve their disputes using alternative dispute resolution (ADR) processes.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

  • What is ADR
  • When to use ADR
  • Cases suitable for ADR
  • Types of ADR
  • Mediation
  • Preparation Phase
    • Agreement to Mediate
    • Choice of Mediator
    • Preparing an effective case summary
  • The Mediation Itself
    • Opening Phase
    • Exploration Phase
    • Negotiating Phase
    • Concluding Phase

Course delivery details

  • Location Name: Online Live
  • Learning Mode: Blended

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