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Judicial Seminar Series 2023

On the 22nd May, 2023 the Slynn Foundation, in conjunction with the Supreme Court of Brunei Darussalam and the British High Commission, presented a new lecture on the use of expert witnesses in criminal cases.

Our guest speaker, Mr Justice Jeremy Baker, addressed an audience taken from the Judiciary, Attorney General’s Chambers, Law Society, Syariah Courts, Judge Advocate General’s Office, Prime Minister’s Office and Sultan Sharif Ali Islamic University (UNISSA). The session was opened by the H.E. Chief Justice Dato Seri Paduka Steven Chong Wan Oon, with a warm welcome from British High Commissioner H.E. John Virgoe. The Rt. Hon. Sir Stephen Irwin, Chairman of the Slynn Foundation, chaired the session.

We would like to express our thanks to Mr Justice Jeremy Baker for his engaging and informative presentation.

Press Release for Slynn Foundation Seminar 22 May 2023 - BHC Final
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Judicial Seminar Series 2022

On 14th of March, the Foundation presented the first of seminars for 2022 with a presentation by the Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Holroyde on Sentencing in England and Wales to an audience including senior members of the judiciary, academics, and government lawyers. View a sample of the lecture here.

We are grateful to colleagues at the British High Commission and Supreme Court of Brunei Darussalam for assisting us in the preparations for this event.

UK Slynn Foundation Seminar Press Release 14 March 2022 Final
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Judicial Seminar Series 2021

In November 2021, the Foundation delivered two seminars in conjunction with the British High Commission and the Supreme Court of Brunei Darussalam.

Chief Justice Dato Seri Paduka Steven Chong Wan Oon gave a warm welcome to speakers chaired by the Slynn President, the Rt. Hon. Sir Peter Gross.

We would like to thank our speakers Mrs Justice McGowan, trustee of the Slynn Foundation and Mr Nicholas Vineall QC, for their presentations on Judgment Writing and the Legal Profession. Click here for a sample of the presentation

13 November 2021 - Press Release - UK BRUNEI JUDICIAL COOPERATION - FINAL
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