Events and training

We run CPD training seminars, conferences and networking events for members across
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September 2016


Thu 1 Sep 2016 Fully Booked Mental Health First Aid Training Course
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Mental Health First Aid Training Course

01/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 13 Sep 2016 Fujitsu Information Capture End User Day
Location: Park Plaza Westminster Bridge
Fujitsu Information Capture Conference at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge London Hotel. This year the theme is digital transformation – managing documents in the digital age”. The Law Society will deliver a session entitled Transforming Legal Services.

13/09/2016

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London, London

Tue 13 Sep 2016 Fully booked Competition Section seminar: Brexit Part 1: Models, mergers and the wider competition framework
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Competition Section seminar: Brexit Part 1: Models, mergers and the wider competition framework

13/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Wed 14 Sep 2016 In-house Division workshop - Top tips for enhancing performance: Life doesn’t always go according to plan nor do people always play fair
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
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14/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 15 Sep 2016 Listen up: How to get the best out of client reviews - a breakfast booster session
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Do you fully understand your clients’ needs? Are they really satisfied with your service? In today’s legal market place there is no excuse for complacency. Clients have become more cautious and choosy. Increasingly clients are also demanding a more tailored service and will take their business to whichever firm offers them a better deal and outstanding client care . Firms that are not client driven risk losing out to competitors. Organised by the Law Managment Section, this session will consider different client feedback methods and give you ideas about the best approach to use for your practice.

15/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 15 Sep 2016 WLD leadership workshop - career resilience – how is yours
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
All successful careers experience challenges, difficulties, bumps and bruises along the way. It is a myth that resilience is a ‘have or have not’ quality. We can lose our resilience when we have to deal with events such as not getting the promotion we thought we deserved, unexpected feedback in a performance review, a difficult working relationship with a boss or a peer or relentless demands which wear you down.

15/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Sat 17 Sep 2016 JLD forum: practical advice and skills for junior lawyers
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
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17/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 20 Sep 2016 Encouraging more diversity among the Law Society's council and committees
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
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20/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Wed 21 Sep 2016 Regulatory update: How will proposed changes to the Code of Conduct, Accounts Rules and SRA handbook affect property practitioners (Manchester)
Location: Manchester - Venue TBC
The SRA has been making and is proposing to make a number of regulatory changes which particularly affect conveyancers. All will be fully explained including professional indemnity insurance, accountant’s reports, the separate business rule, holding of client money and anticipated changes to the regulatory, risk and compliance landscape.

21/09/2016

Manchester - Venue TBC, Manchester, Lancashire

Wed 21 Sep 2016 Private Client Section seminars - Recent developments in private client practice - Manchester 21 September
Location: The University of Law Manchester, 2 New York St, Manchester, M1 4HJ
These regional evening seminars have been designed by the Private Client Section advisory committee and the Law Society to provide private client solicitors with a comprehensive review of current private client issues, focusing on best practice and how practitioners can avoid problems and pitfalls. They cover a range of market- relevant topics to provided practical support for the busy private client solicitor and are conducted by lecturers who are acknowledged experts in their fields.

21/09/2016

The University of Law Manchester, 2 New York St, Manchester, M1 4HJ, Manchester, Lancashire

Wed 21 Sep 2016 CQS roadshow dinner, Newcastle
Location: Prima Restaurant, 40-46 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JA
CQS roadshow dinner, Newcastle

21/09/2016

Prima Restaurant, 40-46 Side, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JA, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Thu 22 Sep 2016 Judicial appointments: interview training for solicitors - 22 September 2016 - London
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
In view of increasing competition for judicial appointments, this interactive course will equip delegates with the skills to help enhance your application and interview performance. This workshop has been developed specifically for solicitor applicants but the content is relevant for anyone serious about submitting a credible judicial application.

22/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 22 Sep 2016 Small Firms Division annual conference 2016 - London
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
The Small Firms Division is dedicated to meeting the needs of all smaller legal businesses, including sole practitioners. The Division's flagship annual conferences will take place in London and Leeds, and will provide practitioners with a half-day of small firms-focused conference sessions, practical tips and networking opportunities.

22/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 22 Sep 2016 Regulatory update: Directions in corporate governance
Location: ICSA: The Governance Institute, Saffron House, 6–10 Kirby Street, London EC1N 8TS
Regulatory update: Directions in corporate governance

22/09/2016

ICSA: The Governance Institute, Saffron House, 6–10 Kirby Street, London EC1N 8TS, London, London

Fri 23 Sep 2016 Judicial appointments: interview training for solicitors - 23 September 2016 - London
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
In view of increasing competition for judicial appointments, this interactive course will equip delegates with the skills to help enhance your application and interview performance. This workshop has been developed specifically for solicitor applicants but the content is relevant for anyone serious about submitting a credible judicial application.

23/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 27 Sep 2016 Apprenticeships in law briefing – what employers need to know
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
The Trailblazer group are hosting an event in September for other law firms interested in hearing about the legal apprenticeship scheme since last years launch.

27/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 27 Sep 2016 Fully booked Compliance support forum for COLPs/COFAs: Protect your firm from cyber crime - 27 September 2016
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Law firms and in-house legal departments are obvious and attractive targets for cyber attacks due to the sensitive information they hold.

27/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 27 Sep 2016 Law Society BAME: speed networking event
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Law Society BAME: speed networking event

27/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Tue 27 Sep 2016 Private Client Section seminar - Recent developments in private client practice - Exeter 27 September
Location: Sandy Park Conference and Banqueting Centre, Sandy Park Way, Exeter, Devon EX2 7NN
These regional evening seminars have been designed by the Private Client Section advisory committee and the Law Society to provide private client solicitors with a comprehensive review of current private client issues, focusing on best practice and how practitioners can avoid problems and pitfalls. They cover a range of market- relevant topics to provided practical support for the busy private client solicitor and are conducted by lecturers who are acknowledged experts in their fields.

27/09/2016

Sandy Park Conference and Banqueting Centre, Sandy Park Way, Exeter, Devon EX2 7NN, Exeter , Devon

Tue 27 Sep 2016 CQS roadshow dinner, Leeds
Location: Browns Restaurant, Unit H28 The Light, 70-72 The Headrow, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 8TL
CQS has joined forces with the National Crime Agency to help fight back against the cyber criminals.

27/09/2016

Browns Restaurant, Unit H28 The Light, 70-72 The Headrow, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 8TL, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Wed 28 Sep 2016 Data protection seminar: prepare and protect your organisation
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was formally adopted on 14 April 2016 and published in the Official Journal on 5 May 2016. The GDPR introduces significantly higher penalties for data breaches, new requirements for record keeping and data storage and security, strengthens data subjects’ rights and introduces new obligations for processors and controllers. It is imperative that you are adequately prepared.

28/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Wed 28 Sep 2016 Private Client Section seminars - Recent developments in private client practice - London 28 September
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
These regional evening seminars have been designed by the Private Client Section advisory committee and the Law Society to provide private client solicitors with a comprehensive review of current private client issues, focusing on best practice and how practitioners can avoid problems and pitfalls. They cover a range of market- relevant topics to provided practical support for the busy private client solicitor and are conducted by lecturers who are acknowledged experts in their fields.

28/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 29 Sep 2016 Lex Mex 2016
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
Lex Mex is an annual event organised by the Law Society and the Mexican Chamber of Commerce designed to foster closer relations between the English and Mexican legal professions.

29/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 29 Sep 2016 Civil Litigation Section autumn conference: vision and practice
Location: The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL
The Civil Litigation Section's 2016 Autumn half-day conference will focus on the practical effects of technology on civil practice following the Briggs review into the Civil Courts Structure Review in July 2016.

29/09/2016

The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL, London, London

Thu 29 Sep 2016 Private Client Section seminars - Recent developments in private client practice - Birmingham 29 September
Location: Birmingham City University, City Centre Campus, The Curzon building, 4 Cardigan Street, Birmingham, B4 7BD
These regional evening seminars have been designed by the Private Client Section advisory committee and the Law Society to provide private client solicitors with a comprehensive review of current private client issues, focusing on best practice and how practitioners can avoid problems and pitfalls. They cover a range of market- relevant topics to provided practical support for the busy private client solicitor and are conducted by lecturers who are acknowledged experts in their fields.

29/09/2016

Birmingham City University, City Centre Campus, The Curzon building, 4 Cardigan Street, Birmingham, B4 7BD, Birmingham, West Midlands

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