Rosie Scott carried out a remote hearing in the Court of Protection yesterday. Here are her thoughts:
Yesterday I had my first remote hearing in the Court of Protection, with four parties (including a litigant in person) and the judge all using Skype for Business. We had two instances of a party cutting out mid-submissions but otherwise it appeared to go smoothly and all parties had (and felt as though they had had) a fair hearing. Here are my first thoughts on things that I did or will do next time.