In this webinar, Nicola Kohn and Dr Penny Cooper discuss key strategies when using witnesses to give evidence.
In this webinar, one of a weekly series by Chambers’ Public Law Group, the speakers cover:
- The essence of great witness preparation for civil cases
- Improving the quality of witness evidence – case law, rules, practice directions and judicial guidance
- Extra special adjustments in courts and tribunals, including when to use witness intermediaries
About the speakers
Nicola Kohn has a broad practice spanning public and human rights law and general common law including, personal injury and regulatory and disciplinary law. She also has a substantial Court of Protection practice. She has been appointed to the Treasury Panel of Junior Counsel and the Equality and Human Rights Commission Panel of Counsel.
Penny Cooper B.Sc. (Hons), Ph.D.
Professor Cooper is a world-leading expert on witness intermediaries and accommodations in court for vulnerable people, including those with autism. She is known for having “revolutionised the way in which courts approach vulnerable people” through her research and academic work and has been described as “the guru” on special measures.