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: 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.

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

    Speaker: Naomi Pryde, DWF LLP

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Naomi's seminar will ensure that you are best placed to maximise the opportunities that the Civil Litigation (Expenses and Group Proceedings) ( Scotland) Act 2018 brings, whilst avoiding the pitfalls that may also arise. 

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This session will provide a blueprint for best practice in wills, trusts and estates matters which will not only improve client service but also help solicitors identify and manage risk.

    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 Farrell

    2 - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will try to demystify dilapidation disputes, giving an overview of the subject area and how to ensure such cases are handled correctly (whether acting for the landlord or the tenant).

    Speakers: Jenny Smith; Karen Gibbons; Lynsey Brown

    2 - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    This seminar will provide an overview of the most pertinent areas of family law and how to avoid risk when dealing with issues such as cohabitation and property.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    9:30am-12:30pm; 3hrs CPD

    This session will provide a blueprint for best practice in wills, trusts and estates matters which will not only improve client service but also help solicitors identify and manage risk.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    1:30-4:30pm; 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: 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.

    Speakers: Stephen Cotton

    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: 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.

    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.

    Speakers: Elaine Petterson; Lucy McCann; Matthew Farrell

    2 - 5pm; 3hrs CPD

    There has been a recent surge in the number of retailers who are choosing to use CVAs as their restructuring option of choice when they get into financial difficulties. What can landlords do?

    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.