Remote witnessing: will it persist once we no longer have to socially distance?

Social distancing has seen the rise of the video witnessing of wills. Is this the future, or will physical presence still be necessary post-pandemic? Using examples from jurisdictions that have adopted technological changes as a result of COVID-19, STEP experts will discuss the cases behind the respective moves and the long-term implications.

Part of the Thought Leadership Series of webinars which will provide virtual access to the most topical content from the STEP Global Congress 2020 programme.



  • Shelley Rhoads Perry JD TEP, Senior Advocacy Group, USA


  • Emily Deane TEP, Technical Counsel STEP, UK
  • Professor Anatol Dutta, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Germany
  • Peter J. Glowacki TEP, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, Canada