International Conference of Legal Regulators 2019 

upholding standards, embracing innovation, sustaining trust

Thurdsay 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.

How to register

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

For all other registrations, please download and complete this form and email the completed copy to

Book before Friday 21 June to save £100.

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

View programme

View the full conference programme

Download programme

Download a pdf copy of the programme

Speaker line-up

Learn more about our expert speaker line-up

Below prices exclude VAT:

Conference fee: £490.00
Early bird rate*: £390.00
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.

*Early bird rate applies until Friday 21 June 2019.

The conference will be held at:

Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - The Caledonian
Princes Street

Built in 1903, Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh - the Caledonian is a historic icon in the heart of Edinburgh's Princes Street and is within walking distance of Edinburgh Castle, the Royal Mile and the Old Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Visit the hotel website for a map and directions

There will be a welcome drinks reception on Wednesday 4 September at a venue to be confirmed.

There will be a conference dinner on the evening of Thursday 5 September at a venue to be confirmed. Tickets can be purchased for conference attendees and partners.