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

APIL's 30th anniversary conference

APIL's 30th anniversary conference
APIL CPD:
All levels - 10 hours

(Please note that the number of CPD hours may be subject to change)

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Incorporating APIL's advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference
FULL PROGRAMME NOW AVAILABLE

We have taken on board the feedback from our conference attendees and we are very excited to bring you something a bit different for APIL's 30th anniversary year!

This packed two day conference programme incorporates APIL's 'Advanced brain and spinal cord injury conference' and it includes a host of plenary sessions and exciting supporting activities that are relevant to all PI lawyers. 

  • Plenary sessions: 
    • AGM
    • Presidential address
    • Life after injury
    • JPIL case and comment
    • APIL debate: 3 decades in and yet more changes afoot: the PI practice of the future
  • Choose to attend 8 out of 28 seminars: Brain injury, Spinal cord injury, Business and management skills and Junior Litigators
  • Informal welcome reception with silent disco
  • Black tie gala dinner with casino games and live music from The Apple Tree Theory
  • Exhibition with over 70 stands
  • Brand new 'Junior litigator' rates - starting from only £150 + VAT
  • 10 hours CPD - across the two days

Delegates will also be able to choose to attend 8 out of 28 different seminar sessions; based on the following seminar streams:

Brain injury

  • Subtle brain injury claims
  • Vision and brain injury
  • Imaging in traumatic brain injury: Everything you need to know
  • Professionalising case management (registration, regulation or accreditation)
  • Legal update in catastrophic injuries cases
  • Intensive neuro rehab
  • The Discount Rate, PPOs and Ogden Tables
  • Children and young adults: Understanding the support you can obtain for your client through an EHCP

Spinal cord injury

  • Transport, holidays and state of the art aids and equipment
  • Long term health considerations in those who have lived 25+ years with an SCI
  • Women’s health and practical considerations in spinal cord injury
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome - the patient perspective
  • Legal update in catastrophic injuries cases
  • Intensive neuro rehab
  • The Discount Rate, PPOs and Ogden Tables
  • Children and young adults: Understanding the support you can obtain for your client through an EHCP

Business and management skills

  • The curse of bullying in the legal profession and how to prevent it in the future
  • The 5 most important qualities of a great leader
  • When something hits the fan: What can you do to avoid negligence claims in PI litigation
  • Complaints - making them less painful for all concerned
  • Well-being and support
  • Lessons learnt from monitoring visits
  • 2020 vision: Business planning for the new decade
  • A case for diversity

Junior litigators

  • Well-being: Look after yourself for a change!
  • Value of social media
  • Does (s)he, doesn’t (s)he? Carrying out mental capacity assessments from a clinical neuropsychology perspective
  • Fee earner discussion clinic
  • Ogden Tables and schedules: How to do the calculations yourself
  • Trial bundles
  • AI cybersecurity, law and patient safety
  • Sepsis

Cost:

APIL member: £645 + VAT
Non-member: £875 + VAT

Newport
18 Nov 2020 to 20 Nov 2020

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