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The New Civil Procedure Rules: how will they affect you?

16 April 1999

University of Warwick

Terms of Engagement

Dr Andrew Saywood, Forensic Physician

The letter of instruction

Richard Cory-Pearce, Consultant Surgeon

Experts in the New Litigation Landscape

John Peysner, Solicitor

Woolf: the expert’s role

Tony Cherry, Solicitor

The Role of the OSS

Martin O’Reillly, Deputy Director of the Office for the Supervision of Solicitors

How I Choose an Expert

Michael Davis, Solicitor

What I Want from an Expert

Kevin Moses, Solicitor

Privilege and Discovery Under the Woolf Reforms

Keith Uff, Barrister

Open Forum


The Civil Procedure Rules: six months on

15 October 1999

Manchester Conference Centre

The Judge’s View

His Honour Jeremy Rawkins

The Defence Solicitor’s View

Tony Cherry, Solicitor

The Barrister’s View

Michael Black QC

The Claimant’s Solicitor’s View

Andrew Ryan, Solicitor

The Expert’s View

Roger Clements, Consultant in Obstetrics & Gynaecology

The View of the Lord Chancellor’s Department

View of the Academy of Experts

Richard Freeman, Head of Litigation Services, Horwath White Clerkhill

View of the Expert Witness Institute

Roger Clements, Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology

View of the Council for the Registration for Forensic Practitioners

Alan Kershaw, Chief Executive, CRFP

Open Forum