With increasing numbers of clients taking their mediation cases to court as a litigant in person, mediators are being asked different questions by clients. This workshop looks to expand the mediator's understanding of what litigants in person need from mediation, and how they are managed through the legal process.
The course is being co-delivered by the Trust's mediators Helen Casey and Belinda Jones. Helen's experience lies in family law as a solicitor, and Belinda's in being a McKenzie Friend and providing in-court mediation. They will ensure that attendees get a real life view of how litigants in person are treated throughout the court process. Using the trainers' knowledge, the course will focus on:
The course will be run over three hours, and attendees will be awarded 3 CPD points.
The course TEAMS link will be issued the day before the training event is due to be held