Criminal Department CPD Seminar June 2019

The Summer 2019 CPD Event will take place on 18th June between 17:00 – 19:30 at the Radisson Blu, Broad Quay, Bristol BS1 4BY.

In a change to our traditional format, Chambers welcomes guest speaker

Professor Ruth Morgan (MA (Oxon), D.Phil)

The Founder and Director of the UCL Centre for the Forensic Sciences and Professor of Crime and Forensic Science at UCL. The Centre facilitates a network of researchers from a wide range of different disciplines, to enable a strategic and multidisciplinary research programme in collaboration with external partners and forensic science stakeholders. Professor Morgan was the co-recipient of the PW Allen Award from the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences in both 2006 and 2017. She was the Specialist Adviser to the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee inquiry into Forensic Science (2018-19).  She sits on a number of advisory bodies including groups at the Home Office, Inns of Court College of Advocacy, and the Knowledge Transfer Network, and is the Vice Chair of the London Geological Society Forensic Geoscience Group.

Protecting your half time submission.

James Tucker considers how to guard against the increasing risk of a prosecution appeal against a terminating ruling: a practical and procedural guide.

Ask the Barristers  

Following the success of our Autumn event we are offering you, the audience, the chance to pose questions to a panel made up of members of our team.

What burning legal question do you have?

All questions are to be provided prior to the evening, to ensure that counsel has ample time to prepare their brief.

Please send your questions to