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: Various

    1-5pm; 4hrs CPD

    This in depth virtual conference will provide a unique blend of insights from Fiona Brown, the Public Guardian; the ex-Public Guardian, Sandra McDonald; and other solicitors and professionals involved in helping advise in this field.

    Speaker: Stephen Vallance

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    Time flies, particularly in the legal world. With so many demands on your time as a lawyer, how do you fit everything in? This 2 hour session will look at the importance of time management and prioritisation.

    Speaker: Donna McKay; Susie Mountain

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    This seminar will look at the financial and child law difficulties affecting ex-pats who find their relationships have broken down.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will consider the risk and opportunity in those meetings to help attendees best cover the range of issues that can crop up … including issues the clients don’t think they are coming to talk about but which the lawyer should and needs to cover.

    Speaker: Stephen Vallance

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    In this 2 hour session we will explore the legal markets, current regulatory issues and the challenges and opportunities that you and your firm may encounter as you begin your career.

    Speaker: Douglas Mill

    1:30-5:30pm; 4hrs CPD

    A 4 hr course designed to satisfy LSS Peat 2 requirements, exploring the importance of ethical behaviour, the core values of professional practice, and illustrating the creation and enforcement of ethical issues.

    Speaker: Stephen Miller

    2–4pm; 2hrs CPD

    The employment relationship gives rise to many opportunities for conflict and misunderstanding.  Pay, nevertheless, should be simple to understand and apply. The exceptions can give rise to some of the most difficult employment problems to disentangle.

    Speaker: Stephen Vallance

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    Getting our message over clearly and in a way that makes the best impression has never been more important In this 2 hour session we will look at the theory behind effective business communication and best practice for presentations.

    Speaker: Stephen Vallance

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    In this 2 hour seminar we will look to develop delegates awareness of how to identify opportunities, bring in new business and assess their own personal impact.

    Speaker: Frances Rooney,
    Lexares LLP

    2pm - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Frances Rooney, formerly of Harper Macleod and founding member of Lexares LLP, is a recognised expert on land registration and property law.

    More Info

    CCPD are delighted to be partnering with Lexares for this event.

    Speaker: Stephen Vallance

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    This 2 hour session will help delegates identify different character types, understand trigger points that can lead to conflict and explore an array of tools to deal with potential issues when they arise.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

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