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(Fully Booked) DT 1896 Strategic Litigation for Social Change: Advanced Workshop

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A half-day advanced-level workshop on how to use litigation to challenge unfair and unlawful systems. This course has been developed in collaboration with the ILPA Strategic Legal Fund (SLF) and the Public Law Project (PLP). Topics include: Costs and funding, interventions, role of research and evidence gathering, collaboration & communications strategies and the importance of planning for implementation. 


27th February 2020
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
London - Centre
Tutor details:
Alison Pickup, Public Law Project (PLP) and Charlotte Kilroy QC, Doughty Street Chambers
Tutor biographies:
Alison Pickup is the Legal Director of the Public Law Project. Alison is a barrister and before joining PLP she practised from Doughty Street Chambers in London. She is a public lawyer with a background in immigration and asylum law, and a member of the expert panel of the Strategic Legal Fund. Alison has been involved in numerous pieces of strategic litigation both of Doughty Street and at PLP, including most recently R (Medical Justice) v SSHD, a challenge to the Home Office removal window policy. 

Charlotte Kilroy QC is a public law and human rights specialist. She has a broad practice in areas including asylum and human rights law, constitutional law, actions again the police, and civil claims for damages. Her recent strategic litigation has included the Detention Action cases challenging the Detained Fast Track; a series of cases brought to establish rights to family reunion for unaccompanied and separated children in Europe with family in the UK; and R (Medical Justice) V SSHD, a challenge to the Home Office removal window policy. 
Concessionary Training Prices: £60
Member Training Prices: £120
Non Member Training Prices: £240
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