In-house CPD & events

We run a series of "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 inhouse@lawscot.org.uk with your ideas.  

Live events - upcoming

To find out more about our events and book your place, please follow the links below.

CPD seminars

22 May 2017

Edinburgh

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

5.45–7.00pm

 

Using time effectively

1 hour verifiable CPD

This seminar will focus on some new techniques to help you:

  • achieve more
  • maintain control of your to do list
  • stay on top of things

Speaker - David Bryson, Senior Legal Counsel, Baillie Gifford & Co

 

6 June 2017

Edinburgh

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

5.45–7.00pm

Privilege - key issues for in-house lawyers

1 hour verifiable CPD

This seminar will focus on:

  1. An overview of legal professional privilege and litigation privilege
  2. An update on recent case law and
  3. Some practical considerations - the day to day issues that in-house lawyers may face in connection with privilege

Speaker - Mary Forbes, Senior Associate, CMS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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.

Live events - coming soon

The following events are currently being planned. Booking will open soon. Please note that dates and topics are subject to change during the planning stage.

14 September

GDPR

Date TBC

Mediation for in-house lawyers

On-demand webinars

There’s no need to clear your diary to fit in our free on-demand webinars - they’re designed to fit around your schedule: