The system of written pleadings for civil cases in Scots law is based on principles of fairness and efficiency. This 3 hour virtual classroom will look at the art of written pleadings and provide practical advice for trainees and newly qualified solicitors.
Delegates attending this course will:
explore the written requirements for raising/defending different types of Sheriff Court action
consider the ‘rules’ of successful writ drafting
understand the processes of adjustment and amendment of pleadings
examine the importance of written pleadings for proof, debates etc.