Practice Management Course

1 Oct 2021

10am – 4.30pm

Oxford Spires Hotel, Oxford

CPD accreditation: 5 hours

(from the Royal College of Surgeons of England)

Cost: £325 (+ VAT)

This one-day course is aimed at medico-legal practitioners, secretaries, and practice managers. 

You’ll gain practical advice on how to run a medico-legal practice, from the legal framework through to administration, clients, fees, marketing and much more. The course is ideal for anyone starting or developing a medico-legal business.

At Inspire MediLaw, we can provide a range of one-to-one support and help for medico-legal practitioners. We also offer expert witness training courses for newcomers and those who are more experienced in this work. Please take a look at our online courses and our training events.

If you have any questions about the course or our support and mentoring, please contact us.


Medico-Legal Practice Management Course
7 May 2021
10am – 4.30pm

Starting up
  • Becoming a medico-legal expert
  • What physical resources do you need?
  • Indemnity insurance
  • GDPR compliance
  • Terms of engagement
  • Fees and cancellation charges
  • Your target audience
  • Website/social media
  • Preparing and sending out your medico-legal CV
  • Asking for feedback and collating testimonials
  • Getting known: offering training and writing articles
  • Secretarial requirements
  • Conflict checking, diary management and the communications trail
  • Secure storage and transfer of data
  • Retention of records and reports
Working with lawyers
  • Communication is key
  • Initial contact, cost estimates and conflict of interest
  • Understand the legal principles
  • Report writing and refining
Examining the claimant
  • Communication is key
  • Keeping notes and taking a detailed history
  • Not sharing your opinion or case information with the client
Giving your opinion
  • Report layout
  • Report content
  • References
  • Declaration and statement of trust
Maintaining and building your practice
  • Regular training and networking
  • Developing relationships with lawyers
  • How Inspire MediLaw can help, now and in the future

Testimonials from previous events

  • Inspire MediLaw courses are great for fledgling medical witnesses. With all their expertise, they’re preparing me to jump out of the nest!

    Dr Andrew Lux, Consultant Paediatric Neurologist
  • An excellent overview of how to best run a medico-legal practice. Friendly group and lively interactions.

    Dr Shaun O’Connell, GP
  • Very informative and user-friendly speakers holding the delegates very well. Excellent communicators.

    Dr Spoto Giuseppe, Consultant Psychiatrist
  • Very helpful, interesting course, and beneficial that one of the trainers is a solicitor.

    Kathryn Lodge, Practice Manager
  • Very useful, practically orientated, expertly delivered.

    Professor Kevin Dalton, Consultant Obstetrician
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