Conferences & Events

medicolegal and patient safety events


AvMA provide top quality, varied and topical conferences, webinars and events for all your training, development and networking needs within the medico-legal and healthcare fields. Current event details are listed below.

We also offer a cost effective, top class event management service for external clients. Read more….


  • September 13, 2018
    6:00 pm - 11:55 pm

13 September 2018 – 6pm Join us at eastZeast, Liverpool for an evening of good food, laughter and conversation… and to make a difference to people harmed by medical accidents by supporting AvMA. Hosted by Slater and Gordon Lawyers, all profits from the night will go to support AvMA’s work with patients and families through (more…)

  • September 20, 2018
    6:15 pm - 11:00 pm

Thursday 20th September 2018 at 6.15pm Sansovino Hall, The Bristol Harbour Hotel Arrival drinks reception Three-course dinner Raffle in aid of AvMA and CBIT After Dinner Speaker: His Honour Judge Cotter QC Tickets £55 per person Tables of 8 for £400 RSVP by 20 August 2018 Please click here for details and booking form Sponsored by Renvilles (more…)

  • October 10, 2018
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

10 October 2018 – 6pm Join us at Asha’s Manchester for an evening of good food, laughter and conversation… and to make a difference to people harmed by medical accidents by supporting AvMA. Hosted by Partners in Costs, specialists in legal costs, and sponsored by Acasta Europe, Ascent Medico-Legal and Exchange Chambers, all profits from the night will (more…)

  • November 7, 2018
    5:00 pm - 8:05 pm

Evening of 7 November 2018, Hardwicke Chambers, London Lawyers and experts are on the same team – lawyers need to learn to instruct properly; experts need to report in a focused and timely manner. This forum will provide lawyers and experts with shared essential learning and an important opportunity to network together and discuss issues (more…)

  • November 22, 2018
    9:00 am - 4:50 pm

We are delighted to return to Dublin for an essential one day conference covering the major issues currently affecting medical negligence litigation and patient safety in Ireland. At such an important time for those working in medical law and patient safety in Ireland, this is a very timely event that you cannot afford to miss. (more…)

  • November 30, 2018
    12:30 pm - 10:00 pm

The annual meeting for AvMA Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel members provides the opportunity to meet, network and discuss the latest key developments and issues facing clinical negligence law. This year’s meeting will take place on the afternoon of Friday 30th November – registration and a networking lunch will commence at 12.30, with the meeting starting (more…)

  • November 30, 2018
    5:30 pm - 10:30 pm

  AvMA’s Christmas Drinks Reception will take place immediately after the Specialist Clinical Negligence Panel meeting, and is also open to non-panel members. The event provides an excellent opportunity to catch up with friends, contacts and colleagues for some festive cheer! The cost to attend is £55 + VAT per person, which will include three (more…)

  • January 31, 2019 - February 1, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:15 pm

This is the course for those who are new to the specialist field of clinical negligence. The event is especially suitable for trainee and newly qualified solicitors, paralegals, legal executives and medico-legal advisors, and will provide the fundamental knowledge necessary to develop a career in clinical negligence. “All the topics covered are of relevance and added to (more…)

  • March 20, 2019
    9:00 am - 5:00 pm

This popular AvMA conference will discuss and analyse the key areas currently under the spotlight in Cerebral Palsy and Brain Injury Cases so that lawyers are aware of the challenges required to best represent their clients. Determining causation, neonatal risk factors and intrapartum fetal distress and surveillance focusing on CTGs will be covered by leading medical (more…)

  • June 28, 2019 - June 29, 2019
    8:00 am - 2:00 pm

28-29 June 2019, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds The 31st Annual Clinical Negligence Conference will take place on 28-29 June at the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds. Early bird booking will open early in 2019, and sponsorship and exhibition details will be available in September. Please e-mail for further details or if you have any (more…)