Litigation Skills

Our range of litigation skills training courses offers all the know-how and skills your litigators and claims managers need to be effective.

Wide range of courses

Case analysis leads seamlessly on to case management and  procedural skills aimed at making effective progress and reducing shelf-life. Our communications skills courses for litigators include persuasive conversations, negotiating and a wide range of drafting skills. Our wide range of litigation skills training covers everything your litigators and claims handlers will need from first instructions to settlement or trial and beyond.

Building, coaching and testing skills  

Face-to-face, online and e-learning courses available. Combine short courses with tailored exercises, online assessments and personalised coaching for fast and effective skills development.

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Courses

Persuasive conversations website image
The Anatomy of Persuasive Conversations helps you achieve your aims by focussing on relationships, the cognition of decision-makers, and the process of decision-making.
Case analysis motor claims website image
Strong case analysis skills are crucial to making good liability decisions in motor claims. This course is perfect to build on a basic understanding of the law and focuses on how to analyse the evidence, apply legal knowledge and explain liability decisions to clients and opponents.
Case analysis slips and trips website image
Strong case analysis skills are crucial to making good liability decisions in tripping and slipping claims. This course is perfect to build on a basic understanding of the law and focuses on how to analyse the evidence, apply legal knowledge and explain liability decisions to clients and opponents.
Case Management Training website image
This case management training helps lawyers and paralegals learn to manage legal cases effectively, reduce the “shelf-life” of claims, and achieve positive outcomes.
Directions Questionnaire website image
This course will build your skills and confidence in successfully completing each section of the Directions Questionnaire before returning it to the court.
Drafting a Brief to Counsel website image
Whilst there aren't any formal legal requirements to writing a brief, a well-structured set of clear instructions is vital to ensure Counsel does the best possible job representing your client.
Drafting a Defence website image
Drafting a defence provides simple and reliable techniques for analysing the Particulars of Claim, deciding how to respond to the allegations it contains, and then drafting the defence.
drafting a letter of response website image
Drafting a Letter of Response helps junior defendant litigators with developing vital and consistent skills for writing effective letters of response that comply with the Civil Procedure Rules.
Drafting directions website image
This course provides guidance for information gathering, planning and deadlines, as well as drafting techniques for producing effective directions in civil litigation matters.
Drafting Interim Applications website image
Drafting an Interim Application course helps junior defendant litigators with developing vital and consistent skills for when applying for a court order.
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Drafting a witness statement is not a simple task. This course will help you draft effectively so your statements comply with the CPR and are an accurate and reliable account of each witness’s evidence.
litigation fast track website image
Understanding the litigation fast track procedure governing Fast Track civil claims provides context for the early stages of investigating injury and motor claims and improves outcomes.
Litigation in the driving seat website image
Litigation in the Driving Seat is a practical course that highlights opportunities for litigating efficiently, putting legitimate pressure on opponents and driving cases towards settlement or trial.
Managing litigants in person website image
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Negotiation skills for lawyers website image
Negotiation Skills for Lawyers helps you select the right strategies and tactics, plan the negotiation, and then negotiate confidently whatever the other side’s approach.
Negotiation Skills for Litigators website image
Negotiation Skills for Litigators helps you select the right strategies and tactics, plan the negotiation, and then negotiate confidently whatever your opponent’s approach.
Part 18 requests for information website image
Knowing how to submit and respond to a Part 18 Request for information can be key to advancing your client's claim or defence.
persuasive writing for ltigators
Persuasive Writing for Litigators will help you write quickly and with a clear sense of purpose and structure. Your key points will stand out and your tone will be consistent and professional.
Preparing witness statements website image
Preparing witness statements under PD57AC helps you learn how to interview witnesses without influencing them and how to prepare statements for trial in the Business and Property Courts.
Pro-active litigation in motor claims website image
Perfect for junior lawyers handling litigated motor claims on the Fast Track. Learn how to use the CPR proactively to help shorten shelf-life and improve profitability.
Pro-active litigation in slipping claims website image
Learn how to use the Civil Procedure Rules to take a proactive approach to case management. This course will help you to run Fast Track claims efficiently and settle cases more quickly and profitably.