International Conference of Legal Regulators 2019 

upholding standards, embracing innovation, sustaining trust

Thursday 5 and Friday 6 September 2019

ICLR logoThis year’s International Conference of Legal Regulators (ICLR) is being hosted by the Law Society of Scotland in Edinburgh, 5-6 September 2019. It will be held in the Waldorf Astoria, right in the heart of Edinburgh, within a stone’s throw of the world renowned Edinburgh Castle.

Please note the conference programme is designed to include as many relevant and topical subjects as possible. Colleagues across the world who are thinking of attending are encouraged to nominate speakers for each session, and to send any ideas on session titles and key themes to We will continue to refine and shape the programme so that it reflects your needs as legal regulators.

For Law Society of Scotland members this conference is 10 hours of verifiable CPD

How to register

Once your booking has been confirmed you will receive an order confirmation by email. 

How to pay

For credit card payments (Visa or Mastercard) please call 0044 (0) 131 226 8881 between 09:00 and 17:00 GMT or pay on the day of the conference.

Details of how to pay by bank transfer are included on your invoice, which will be emailed to you shortly after your registration is confirmed.

Law Society of Scotland member registration

If you are a member of the Law Society of Scotland please register online with your member details.

Non member registration

Non members of the Law Society of Scotland should download the registration form, complete it and email to
Austin Lafferty in conversation with Dame Katherine Grainger

Interested in speaking?

If you're interested in speaking at the conference, please email

Conference information

View programme

View the full conference programme

Information for speakers

Download the speaker's briefing notes.

Speaker line-up

Learn more about our expert speaker line-up

Below prices exclude VAT:

Conference fee: £490.00
Includes attendance at the full conference, refreshments and lunch on both days and attendance at the welcome drinks reception on Wednesday 4 September.
Dinner tickets: £100.00 + VAT
Tickets are available to purchase for conference attendees and guests. The dinner will take place on Thursday 5 September.