A complete course, run in 1hr + sessions over 4 days (23 – 26 November) to provide lawyers and advisers, policy people and decision makers with an understanding of bringing and defending judicial review claims. The course is also relevant to those working in campaigning organisations with a legal strategy and those representing and advising marginalised groups in society. For the first time we are also offering ‘Defending a JR’ as part of the course, due to popular demand. You’ll find the full schedule and confirmed speakers below. Presented in partnership with Brick Court Chambers and Herbert Smith Freehills. The course includes: Judicial review: who it affects and what remedies can be offered what can be challenged and by who Differences between cases based on the Human Rights Act and other grounds Claims by pressure and public interest groups Third-party interventions and CCOs Steps in a judicial review claim Funding and costs Public law quiz! Plus supervised case studies at the end of the day, to help delegates revise and put to use practical use the learning from the course. Full schedule below. Monday 23 November: Chair: Maya Lester QC 9:00 – 10:15: Introductory Principles Tim Johnston, Brick Court and Jasveer Randhawa, Herbert Smith Freehills 16:00 – 17:15: Grounds for JR Jennifer MacLeod, Brick Court and Nusrat Zar, Herbert Smith Freehills Tuesday 24 November: Chair: Maya Lester QC 10.15 – 11:30: Steps in a JR claim – from letter before claim to permission Rakesh Singh, Public Law Project 16:00 – 17:30: Steps in a JR claim – from post-permission to final hearing, followed by JR Quiz Ollie Persey, Public Law Project and Katy Watts, Liberty Wednesday 25 November: Chair: Paul Bowen QC 9:00 – 11:00: Funding a JR claim Legal aid: Daniel Rourke, Public Law Project CCOs and third party interventions: David Heaton, Brick Court and James Wood, Herbert Smith Freehills Settlements and costs: Charlotte Thomas, Brick Court Chair: Andrew Lidbetter 16:00 – 17:30: Defending a JR Malcolm Birdling and Emma Mockford, Brick Court Thursday 26 November: 9:00 – 10:30: Case study Paul Bowen QC, Brick Court & Matthew Court, PLP Please note that due to capacity issues we have had to restrict student bookings for the moment. Please email Amélie for any further enquiries. For any ticket enquiries, please email Rinku Yunusa. Events 23 November 2020 - 26 November 2020 9:45 am - 12:00 pm Book now Standard TicketPrice: £110.00VAT: £0.00Total: £110.00Discounted Ticket Price: £85.00VAT: £0.00Total: £85.00Student Ticket Price: £10.00VAT: £0.00Total: £10.00 ShareClick to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window) Book a place Bookings are closed for this event.