Witness Statements from Start to Finish


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This is a Level 1: Introductory Webinar

Knowing how to successfully draft effective and compliant witness statements is key for all RTA/PI Practitioners. This webinar will take you through the witness statement drafting process and all the associated pitfalls from start to finish. 

After watching our Webinar you will have learnt:

  • The key requirements when drafting witness statements
  • The importance and significance of Statements of Truth on witness statements and other key documents
  • The distinction between opinion and fact when drafting witness statements
  • The role of argument in witness statements and the circumstances when it should not be used
  • The key requirements in directions for serving witness statements
  • The circumstances where an application for Relief from Sanctions where witness statements have been served late

We will be discussing:

  • What’s Important
  • Statements of Truth
  • Opinion v Fact
  • Argument?
  • What can go wrong
  • Timing
  • Complying with Directions

Book this Webinar if you want to be able to:

  • Draft effective and compliant witness statements
  • Advise fully on the significance of the Statement of Truth
  • Distinguish between statements of fact and opinion and make decisions about those that should be included in lay witness statements
  • Distinguish between fact and argument and draft admissible and effective witness statements
  • Take appropriate action where Directions have not been complied with concerning witness statements


This webinar is now available as a recording and you can access it whenever you wish. The recording link can be accessed for a whole year after the initial presentation. Our delegates will also receive the power point presentation slides used by our trainer during the webinar presentation

Your Trainer:

NEW – Ogden: How to use the Supplementary Tables and Tables A-DNicky Carter is a self-employed Solicitor and Legal Trainer and has been delivering training for us since 2010.



Prices for MASS Members are £75 for a single view and £150 for a group view

Prices for Non Members are £95 for a single view and £190 for a group view

Book online via our website by choosing an option above or fill in our booking form and return it to


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