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Civil Litigation Section

Join today Welcome to the Civil Litigation Section - the community for civil litigators and mediators. We provide you with support and guidance including webinars, events, features and case commentaries.

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Success story: Battling for local justice

12 October 2018By

Edward Cooke explains what it was like to take on the government and Whitehall juggernaut in a bid to save local court provision in Chicester.

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Costs and professional negligence: more claims coming?

15 August 2018By

In the second section of our three-part series on how to avoid professional negligence claims, PJ Kirby QC stresses the importance of getting your costs budgeting right.

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We run two half-day conferences a year, included in Civil Litigation Section membership

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Civil Litigation Section autumn conference: It's a risky business (27 September 2018)

This year’s Civil Litigation Section autumn conference will focus on the risks that litigators face and will equip you with the knowledge to manage such risks.

All events and training

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Disclosure pilot launches January 2019

12 October 2018

A new pilot scheme will launch on 1 January 2019, aiming to address concerns about the current excessive costs, scale and complexity of disclosure.

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Civil Litigation Section renewals

Benefits of Membership*

The Civil Litigation Section will provide you with support, advice, networking opportunities and enable the sharing of best practice with peers.

The current Section Engagement programme has been created in consultation with the Section Committee and will focus on key issues including:

These issues will be addressed through a range of activities including: Seminars, Workshops, Webinars, Conferences,
E-newsletters, Magazines and Twitter.

*See Section terms and conditions

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