Gray's Inn

New Practitioner Weekend

27 April 2018 - 18:30 to 29 April 2018 - 16:30

Booking for this event has now closed. 

New Practitioner Advocacy and Ethics Course for all New Practitioners within the first three years of tenancy (also known as the NPP Programme).

Date: Friday 27 to Sunday 29 April plus preceding case analysis session at Gray’s Inn
Time: 6:30pm Friday to 4:30pm Sunday
Location:  Gray's Inn, London
Cost: £125 (includes all meals)
Areas of law: Civil, criminal and family


This course fulfils the CPD compulsory course requirement

  • 9 advocacy CPD hours
  • ethics CPD hours
  • 4 CPD hours

Total: 16 CPD hours. All new practitioners must complete 45 CPD hours in total within their first three years of tenancy.


Thursday 12 April

18:00 - 20:00: A preparatory case analysis session at the Inn (Civil and Criminal Practitioners only) 

Friday 27 April

17:45: Registration (sandwiches and drinks will be available)

18:00: Welcome talks

18:15: Discussion: aims and objectives

20:15: Drinks in the Bridge Bar

Saturday 28 April

9:00: Start of advocacy exercises

13:00: Lunch

18:30: End of advocacy and ethics exercises

19:15: Dinner

Sunday 29 April

8:45: Start of advocacy exercises

12:30 (approx.):  Lunch and end of course