Law and Procedure - overview
Experts involved in civil and criminal proceedings in Scotland need to understand the basics of law and legal procedure to work effectively and confidently and comply with various mandatory requirements.
The practical implications of The Law Society of Scotland Expert Witness Code of Practice, guidance and judicial comment on the roles and responsibilities of experts are studied.
This course can count towards the University of Aberdeen Bond Solon Expert Witness Certificate.
Key Learning Points
- The role of the expert
- Evidence and procedure in the Civil and Criminal Courts
- Relationships between the expert, court and solicitor
- The Law Society of Scotland Expert Witness Code of Practice