Clinical Negligence Seminar @ The M-Shed – 13th March


Tuesday 13th March 2018 @ The MShed, Bristol

The seminar will provide an overview of essential issues covering recent developments in law, practice and procedure and is open to both Claimant and Defendant solicitors.

We are delighted to welcome Ian Pople, Consultant Neurosurgeon who will be presenting on Cauda Equina from a Neurosurgeon’s perspective

The day will conclude with workshop sessions, yet to be confirmed.


The conference is accredited with 5 CPD points (Training reference 1383).


Normal delegate rate: £50.00 + VAT per delegate


9.00 Registration and breakfast

9.30 Scenario – Introduction and case study, Selena Plowden, Guildhall Chambers

9.50 Austerity and Outsourcing, Selena Plowden and Robert Sowersby, Guildhall Chambers

10.25 Culpability in Clinical Negligence, Daniel Neill and James Bentley, Guildhall Chambers

11.00 Coffee break

11.20 Cauda Equina from a Neurosurgeon’s perspective, Ian Pople – Consultant Neurosurgeon

12.05 Post Reaney – Quantum & Causation, Sophie Holme and Abigail Stamp, Guildhall Chambers

12.50 Lunch

14.00 Costs – Details to follow

14.30 Workshop sessions, putting theroy in to practise

15.40 Plenary Session

16.00 Post seminar drinks reception


Terms and conditions
We reserve the right to vary the content, timetable, location or speakers; or to cancel the seminar totally in which case we will refund any payment made in respect of the cancelled conference. Neither the members of Guildhall Chambers nor the speakers will be liable by reason of breach of contract, negligence or otherwise for any loss or consequential loss incurred by any person acting or omitting to act in reliance upon material or presentation given at or in connection with the event. Please be advised that places are limited so please book early to guarantee a place. The fee for this seminar includes a comprehensive conference folder, lunch and all other refreshments.

Booking terms
Please send a cheque with your form or wait to be invoiced. A VAT invoice will be sent to you on receipt of your booking form/details. All invoices for this seminar must be paid within 30 days of the invoice date. Cheques are made payable to Guildhall Chambers. Unfortunately we are unable to take online payments at this time.

Confirmation of registration
If you have not received confirmation of your registration one week before the conference, please telephone 0117 930 9000 to confirm that your registration form has been received.

Substitute delegates
Substitute delegates will be accepted at any time – please telephone 0117 930 9000 to let us know the name of the substitute.

Provided notice is received at least 48 hours before the seminar, the seminar fee will be refunded less a £20 (+VAT) administration charge.

CPD Accreditation
Under the Law Society’s CPD scheme and the Bar Council’s New and Established Practitioners’ Programme the conference is accredited with 5 CPD points (Training reference:1383). The seminar will also contribute to CPD requirements under the terms of the ICAEW’s CPD policy.

If you have any questions about the seminar, or any other Guildhall Chambers events, please contact the Marketing Team on 0117 930 9000 or [email protected].

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