Annual Medico-Legal Conference

4 October 2024

9.30 – 17.00

BMA House, London

CPD 6 hours

Cost: £350 + vat (early bird booking until 30 May £325 + vat)

Our Annual Medico-Legal conference is a highlight on the calendar for medico-legal professionals.

Whether your interest lies in a particular area of healthcare such as emergency medicine, obstetrics, cosmetics, dentistry or psychiatry the 2024 annual conference will cover topics relevant to all those interested in medico-legal practice. We’ll explore the latest case law developments, key legislation, critical issues involved in medico-legal work, top tips for report writing, conferences with Counsel, and the business aspects of running a medico-legal practice.

This is a great opportunity to build your medico-legal skills and learn from some of the country’s leading clinical negligence lawyers, share experiences and make new connections in the medico-legal sector. To stay informed of speaker announcements, the programme release or to register your interest please sign up below.

Book now and take advantage of our bird offer until 30 April 2024.

Programme

Annual Medico-legal Conference London 4 October 2024

9.15
Registration
9.30
Chair’s introduction
9.35
Personal injury work - avoiding obstacles whilst elevating standards

Dominique Smith, Barrister, Deka Chambers

10.05
Working with your instructing solicitor:
  1. What your solicitor should be giving you in terms of instructions
  2. What is reasonable for your solicitor to ask you to do
  3. What can you reasonably ask of your solicitor
  4. What you can say no to
  5. Tips on how to make your relationship with your instructing solicitor run smoothly

Anna-Claire Marks, Clinical Negligence Solicitor, Enable Law

10.45
Quantum – an Idiot’s guide to how claims are valued!

Cara Guthrie, Barrister, 1 Crown Office Row

11.30
Refreshments
11.45
Recent cases – lessons for medico-legal experts

Mr Paul Sankey, Clinical Negligence Solicitor and Partner, Enable Law

12.25
Top tips for mediation in clinical negligence cases

Trust Mediation 

13.00
Lunch
14.00
Report critique – what looks good, panel discussion

Dominque Smith, Barrister, Deka Chambers, Cara Guthrie, Barrister, 1 Crown Row, Paul Sankey and Anna-Claire Marks, Enable Law

14.45
Recovering fees whilst maintaining relationships
15.30
Refreshments
15.45
Working with medico-legal agencies

Premex

16.15
Medico-Legal Q&A

Ask our experts – questions from the floor.

17.00
Close and drinks reception

Feedback from previous delegates