Expert country evidence in asylum and immigration cases in the United Kingdom: Best Practice Guide

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This Best Practice Guide provides advice on how to write effective reports that meet an expert witness’s obligations. The guide focuses on the role of experts within the UK asylum and immigration system. It includes information on the formal responsibilities of the expert, some common dos and don’ts, and examples of structures, stock phrases, and necessary requirements (such as how to set out the expert’s credentials and the expert’s understanding of his or her role), points to consider when giving oral evidence, and a discussion about fees.
Original languageEnglish
TypeBest Practice Guide
Media of outputelectronic
PublisherSchool of Social & Political Science
Number of pages9
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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