Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Junior litigators group (496 members)

APIL groups

Date of next meeting

16 Feb 2022, 17:30 to 18:30

Topics for this meeting

“I have to say I am loving these virtual meetings/training  – usually can’t attend as distance an issue.”

APIL is bringing to members a very special live virtual meeting which is being organised by the junior litigators group!

The virtual meeting will take place on
Wednesday, 16 February 2022 from 17:30 - 18:30

Introduction

Philippa Wheeler
Junior litigators membership group coordinator

Emma Ferguson-Law
Junior litigators membership group secretary

The dos and don’ts of instructing Counsel
An interactive panel discussion with two skilled barristers, discussing what to aim for
and what to avoid when instructing counsel on a case.

Rajkiran Barhey
1 Crown Office Row, London

Anthony Searle
Serjeants Inn Chambers, London


Speakers

Time
17:30 to 18:30
1 CPD hour

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Details of previous meetings

4 Nov
2021
16:00 to 17:00
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Junior litigators

  • Introduction
  • Using social media to build your personal brand – LinkedIn, Instagram, TikTok, and more!
Presented by: Emma Ferguson-Law, Shannon Tong & Philippa Wheeler
21 Nov
2019
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators and Damages joint meeting

  • Introduction and update
  • Maximising damages in brain injury cases
  • EC update
Presented by: Emma Ferguson-Law, John McQuater, Giles Mooney QC, Ben Posford, Gary Smith & Laura Swaine
31 Jul
2019
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • Introduction and update
  • Fee earner discussion clinic
Presented by: Emma Ferguson-Law, Patricia Leonard & Laura Swaine
14 Mar
2018
17:30 to 19:30
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Prosthetic options following hand or finger amputation
Presented by: Colin Ettinger & David Hills
20 Sep
2017
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Clinical negligence in hand and wrist conditions - occupational hand disorders
  • Maximising damages in clinical negligence and personal injury claims
Presented by: Helen Pooley, Shahram Sharghy & David Warwick
22 Feb
2017
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • How to be a great personal injury lawyer
Presented by: Colin Ettinger
28 Sep
2016
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Duties of care: delegable, non-delegable and vicarious liability
  • Career and practice development in personal injury law
Presented by: Stephanie Clarke, Ashley Pratt & Shahram Sharghy
30 Mar
2016
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Fatal Claims and Inquests
  • Psychiatric Injury Claims – an Overview and Update
Presented by: Grant Evatt, Dominic Fairclough, Lucy Wilton & Will Young
25 Nov
2015
18:00 to 20:00
London
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Junior litigators

  • APIL campaign activity at a glance
  • Interlocutory applications - tips for what and what not to do
Presented by: Ian Avent, Colin Ettinger & Adam Samuel
9 Jul
2014
17:30 to 19:30
London

Transport

  • how to get the best out of your orthopaedic expert - tips and pitfalls
  • current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
19 Feb
2014
18:00 to 20:00
London

Junior litigators

  • management of the psychological consequences of road accidents and other such traumatic events
  • The New Order; making and resisting applications post Jackson
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
13 Nov
2013
18:00 to 20:00
London

Junior litigators

  • Pitfalls of PI cases:- a tactical guide
  • RTA liability update
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
19 Sep
2012
17:30 to 19:30
London

Junior litigators

  • Tips on improving communication - followed by interactive case studies with practical tips
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
20 Mar
2012
17:30 to 19:30

Junior litigators

  • Medical Instruction - An Expert's Perspective
  • Legal Praticalities of Medical Expert Instruction
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
20 Sep
2011
17:30 to 19:30
London

Junior litigators

  • "Making a success of your career in PI"
  • "How to run your own case management conference"
  • "Current EC activities within APIL"
Presented by:
12 Apr
2011
17:30 to 19:30
London

Junior litigators

  • Tips for recovering costs & the implications on costs of the Jackson report
  • Current EC activities within APIL
Presented by:
27 Sep
2010
17:00 to 19:00
London

Junior litigators

  • Rehabilitation - the lawyer's perspective
  • The work of the UK Rehabilitation Council
  • The role of a case manager within the rehabilitation process
  • Current activities of APIL's executive committee
Presented by:
14 Jan
2010
16:00 to 18:00

Junior litigators

  • The RTA claims process - how it will work from April
  • An update on the activities of APIL's executive committee
  • APIL's activities and services
  • General discussion on future activities and 'accreditation clinic' to answer any queries
Presented by:
27 Feb
2009
18:00 to 20:00

Junior litigators

  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury: How to spot it, what are the long term effects, how to maximise the claim and run the case proportionately.
  • Update on the activities of APIL's executive committee.
Presented by:
15 Sep
2008
17:30 to 19:30

Junior litigators

  • Getting along with your DJ
  • Capacity and the Court of Protection
  • EC update and other APIL activities
Presented by:
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