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: Andrew Stevenson

    3hrs CPD

    This seminar will focus on how the solicitor can best protect himself or herself against the perennial grievances of clients.

    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    3hrs CPD

    This session will look at what registration means, the process involved and what private client advisers will need to be doing.

    Speaker: Tom Quail

    3hrs CPD

    The drafting or preparation of a Separation Agreement represents the beginning of the end of perhaps lengthy and detailed negotiations between solicitors or at mediation. This seminar will be of interest to solicitors who specialise in family law.

    Speaker: Mike McColl, Mark McMurray

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

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

    Speaker: Tim Edward

    2-4pm; 2hrs CPD

    Tim Edward will review how alternatives to court resolution of disputes have developed in recent years up to and through the pandemic and give a guide to recent case law in the relevant areas and possible legislation which might change the terrain.

    Speaker: Frances Rooney

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    A comprehensive session on land registration in a post-2012 Act era with emphasis on how solicitors can minimise pitfalls, risk and liability.

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    Speaker: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    Whether it be complex assets, ‘disappointment’, accurately interpreting and implementing the wishes of the deceased, family structures, valuable estates or tax rules solicitors face a growing network of issues to navigate.

    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: 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 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: 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: Alan Eccles

    2-5pm; 3hrs CPD

    A private or family business is a hugely important asset as well as being truly ‘part of the family'. Therefore, it is essential that the business, and its value, must be protected and maximised.

    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: 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.