Wednesday 13th November 2019
Doughty Street Chambers, 54 Doughty St, Holborn, London WC1N 2LS
AGENDA (may be subject to change)
10.00 Registration and opening remarks – APL Chair, John Turner
10.15 to 11.15: The Parole Board Rules 2019 and recent case law update
Chair: Lubia Begum, Prisoners’ Advice Service
11.15 to 11.30 Comfort break
11.30 to 12.30 Advocacy skills before the Parole Board
Chair: Sally Middleton, Birnberg Peirce Solicitors
12.30 to 13.30 LUNCH
13:00 The Association of Prison Lawyers Annual General Meeting (AGM) – Members only.
13:30 – 14.30 Psychological interventions in prison – what is available and how do we know they work?
Dr Terri Van-Leeson (Chartered and Consultant Forensic Psychologist) and Dr Callum Ross (Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist)
Chair: Laura Janes
14:30 – 14.45 Tea/Coffee Break
14:45 – 15.45 Practical public law challenges in prison law – challenging treatment and conditions of prisoners
15:45 – 16.00 Tea/Coffee Break
16:00 – 17.00 Update from the Parole Board and Q&A
17:00 Closing remarks and drinks
There are very limited spaces left for this event.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend.
Bookings will be allocated on a first come first served basis. The cost of this full day event is £60 for non-members of the APL.
APL Members receive early access and discounted rates.
To join the APL please visit https://www.associationofprisonlawyers.co.uk/join-the-apl/