The Coronial Law Lecture Series 2023 

University of Bolton

This course prepares participants for work connected to or within the coronial service – it covers theoretical and practical knowledge of how the law is applied, including traning in the process of coronial law and its practical application to individual scenarios. Delivered by experienced practitioners, the course has a practical focus that will, amongst other things, prepare participants for appearing in or attending coronial courts and dealing with inquest cases.

All classes take place 18:00 – 20:30 on Microsoft Teams

16 th February 2023
Lecture 1 – Coroners
Professor Dr Alan Walsh
HM Area Coroner, Manchester West

2nd March 2023
Lecture 2 – Investigations
Professor Christopher Dorries OBE
Retired HM Senior Coroner, South Yorkshire West

16 th March 2023
Seminar/Case Studies
Professor Christopher Dorries OBE

23 rd March 2023
Lecture 3 – Inquests (Part I)
Professor Dr Alan Walsh
HM Area Coroner, Manchester West

20 th April 2023
Lecture 4 – Inquests (Part II) 
Professor Dr Alan Walsh

4th May 2023
Lecture 5 – Article 2
Timothy Brennand
HM Senior Coroner, Manchester North

18th May 2023
Mock Inquest and Celebration
Professor Christopher Dorries OBE
Professor Dr Alan Walsh

For more information please contact Dr Alicia Danielsson or see here

Email: CoronialLaw@bolton.ac.uk

 Fees: £50 per session or a complete course fee of £300. Those who attend five sessions will receive a certificate of attendance.