Thursday, March 12th, 2020
We would like to invite you to attend our Public Inquiries Seminar which will be taking place on Thursday 12th March from 4pm – 6:30pm at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Edinburgh.
We are delighted to have Sir Anthony Campbell and Norma Shippin joining members of Compass to bring you a series of talks on experiences in Public Inquiries as well as the practicalities of being involved and representing a client in an Inquiry. Attendance at the Seminar is free of charge, although we would welcome any donations to our charity for 2020 – the Beatson Cancer Charity. Attendance qualifies for 2 hours of CPD.
The running order for the event is as follows –
4pm to 4:30pm – Registration, Tea and Coffee
4:30pm to 4:45pm – Keynote Speech from Sir Anthony Campbell – The Role of the Chair
4:45pm to 5:45pm – Talks by Emma Toner, Steve Love QC, Amber Galbraith and Peter Gray QC -
Key Differences between Fatal Accident Inquiries and Public Inquiries
Funding and Recovery of Documentation
Preparation for Public Inquiry Hearings
Representation of Core Participants
5:45pm to 6:25pm – Panel Session
Angela Grahame QC will chair a session where Sir Anthony Campbell, Norma Shippin, Andrew Smith QC and Murdo Macleod QC will tell of their experiences in Public Inquiries as well as answering questions from the audience.
6:25 to 6:30pm – Closing remarks
The event will conclude with a drinks reception which we would be delighted if you are able to join us for.
To book your place, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 0131 260 5648.