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 Conferences & Events portal.


28 February 2017


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


Planning Refom

1 hour verifiable CPD

This seminar will focus on the Scottish Government's consultation “Places, People and Planning: A consultation of the future of the Scottish Planning System”, which was launched in January 2017.  It will explore the four themes of the consultation:

  1. plans for the future
  2. people and the system
  3. delivery of new homes
  4. strong leadership and smart resourcing

and how your organisation might respond.

Speaker - Elaine Farquharson-Black, Burness Paull LLP

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.

11 May 2017


In-house Conference


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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