Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 October 2014

248 Pages

11.5 x 8.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198714453

Bookseller Code (04)

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Conference Skills

Seventeenth Edition

The City Law School

Bar Manuals

  • Conference Skills features how-to-do-it guides designed to identify the general principles and basic rules which are applicable to every client conference, providing the trainee barrister with a useful framework for good practice.
  • Worked examples and realistic case documentation provide valuable insight into the strategies and techniques used to prepare and conduct client conferences.
  • All aspects of the client conference are covered, from the receipt of the brief through to following-up the client's case after the conference.
  • Contains a unique chapter, written by Lord Justice Brooke, on the importance of avoiding racial and cultural intolerance and ignorance, providing invaluable advice to help trainee barristers improve their cross-cultural communication skills.

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