In-house CPD & events

We run a series of free "CPD for In-House Lawyers" events, which are open to all solicitors working in-house. 

To help us improve our programme we're looking for:

  • Your suggestions for future CPD seminar topics
  • Enthusiastic in-house lawyers to speak at seminars and conferences

To contribute, email with your ideas.  

Upcoming events

To find out more about our free seminars and book your place, please follow the event links below to our Update Conferences & Events portal. 

11 October 2016


PC & video conference links to remote   locations will be made available



Social Media Essentials - an update for busy in-house lawyers

1 hour verifiable CPD

This seminar will focus on:

·    What is social media these days?

·    How might you use it most effectively for your organisation and your career?

·    What are the risks when you and your colleagues use social media platforms?  After you have your social media policy in place, what next?

·    Business opportunities flowing from the use of data generated through social media interactions.

Speakers - John MacKenzie, Shepherd & Wedderburn LLP, and Sara Scott, ILC Vice Convener



Coming soon

The following events are currently being planned. Booking will open soon via our Update Conferences & Events portal. Please note that dates and topics are subject to change during the planning stage.

17 November 2016


 The Power of Coaching - an introduction


Our seminars are generally hosted at the Society's offices in Edinburgh in the evenings. From there, video conferencing is available and we regularly link to a number of sites across Scotland. For those unable to attend in person we also offer a limited number of PC links.  If you are interested in setting up a video conferencing link for your organisation, please contact us.





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