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Published: 06 August 2020

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780198860396

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Conference Skills

Twentieth 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 on the importance of avoiding racial and cultural intolerance and ignorance, providing invaluable advice to help trainee barristers improve their cross-cultural communication skills

New to this Edition:

  • Fully updated with recent developments in the law and procedure

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