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Vol 21 No 11 Nov/Dec 2016

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
The Art of the Advocate 2nd ed isbn 9780140179316

The Art of the Advocate

ISBN13: 9780140136524
ISBN: 0140136525
New Edition ISBN: 0140179313
Previous Edition ISBN: 004574
Published: October 1980
Publisher: Penguin Books
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

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Every day, in every court and tribunal, advocates represent us all - Crown and defendant, landlord and tenant, rich and poor, honest and false alike. What are their duties to court and client, and how do they affect the advocate's conduct? What sort of intelligence and what skills of presentation do they need? What problems does the structure of examination, cross-examination and re-examination pose for a client's case?

In this illuminating and newly updated account Richard Du Cann surveys the role of advocates at every stage of their work. He gives a fascinating insider's view of the function and technique of advocacy, illustrating his examination with three cases.