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
  • Alan Eccles: One Day Special

    Book both October 12th seminars and save £75!

    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: Stephen Miller, Kirsty Graydon

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This interactive session will feature discussions on disability, sex, age and race as well as equal pay and a summary of the other protected characteristics.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles and guests

    9:30am - 12:30pm; 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.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles and guests

    13:30pm - 16:30pm; 3hrs CPD

    This session will cover important popular topics for private client lawyers as well as update on current developments.

    Speaker: Andrew Upton

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    When something goes wrong, the fallout will be expensive, time-consuming, and emotive. It is important to know the various options open to clients.

    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.

    Speaker: Tim Edward

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Recent changes to regulations have led to firms and their employees receiving substantial penalties for not adhering to risk and compliance rules.