Seminars

What you get

  • £180 for 3 hours verifiable CPD; 50% off for Trainee Solicitors
  • Face-to-face workshops with expert speakers
  • Premium central locations across Scotland in partnership with the Radisson Blu
  • Certificate provided on completion
  • Comprehensive hard copy learning manual provided on the day
  • Speaker: Tim Edward

    2 - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Tim Edward, who has been practising in this area for over 25 years, will give an overview of how best the court system might be used to give effective results for clients.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    1 - 4pm; 3hrs CPD

    Alan Eccles speaks on the pitfalls and possibilities of protecting the family home, including inheritance tax, the technicalities of gifting homes, and more.

    Speakers: Stephen Cotton, Donna Reynolds

    2 - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar is designed as a self-help guide on some of the problems/opportunities that arise when drafting complex contracts.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles, Lisa Girdwood

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Modern families introduce a range of legal issues around succession, tax and securing family wealth. This seminar will cover these, and more points, in meticulous detail.

    Speaker: Iain Doran and guests

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Many commercial property solicitors regularly advise on development transactions – yet very rarely are the fundamental principles of the way the system works explained.

    Speakers: Neil Collar, Victoria Lane

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will provide a practical guide to key planning issues, presented jointly by Neil Collar, Partner and Head of Planning Law, and Victoria Lane, both of Brodies LLP.

    Speaker: Iain Nicol; Ann Logan

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Iain Nicol and Ann Logan will give a practical tour of the current landscape within both areas of law.

    Speakers: Alan Eccles and guests

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will look at key points to help families and their businesses protect family wealth.

    Speaker: Peter Galletly

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This workshop has been designed to provide a platform for newer solicitors to practice their skills in a ‘Mock Trial’ environment.

    Speakers: Alan Eccles and guests

    1-4pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will look at key steps in the establishment, life, and the ending of a trust. It will cover what should be considered when advising on the use of trusts including important tax considerations.