Our upcoming events are listed below including CPD & Training, sole practitioners networking meetings and dedicated events for students, trainees and newly qualified solicitors.

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Effective note and minute taking

This half-day course will help everyone who has to take notes or minutes, whether from internal management team minutes or more formal meetings, such as a board meeting or a discipline or grievance hearing.

Family law conference

Our family law conference will explore the latest legislative developments, identify and address key challenges and explore the latest legislative developments and most pressing issues in family law practice.

Essential people management skills

One-day workshop that will enhance people with management responsibilities' knowledge, skills and confidence to lead improved performance in their teams.

Social media skills - a beginner's guide for professionals

This one-day course is the ideal introduction for people who want to build their confidence and knowledge in creating a professional online presence.

The "Birth, Life and Death" of an Agricultural Lease

This innovative and thematic seminar programme has been designed jointly by the Faculty of Advocates and the Law Society of Scotland as an introduction to agricultural law for solicitors and counsel to join together amongst acknowledged multi-disciplinary experts.

CPD for in-house lawyers - contract pitfalls (Edinburgh & remote access)

This free one hour seminar considers the scope and limits of looking beyond the express terms a contract and offers practical advice on how to mitigate the risk of issues arising once the contract is concluded.

Social housing update seminar

Our experts will bring you up to date with the latest developments as a result of the Housing (Scotland) Act 2014, Part 2 coming into force.

Cashroom roadshow 2019 - Perth

Our Cashroom roadshow covers the key aspects of compliance, inspection and certification for all Cashroom staff.

Dealing with expert witnesses in medical negligence cases seminar

This seminar is designed to provide you with the practical tools and guidance on what to keep in mind and be aware of when dealing with expert witnesses

Cashroom roadshow 2019 - Aberdeen

Our Cashroom roadshow covers the key aspects of compliance, inspection and certification for all Cashroom staff.

Law Society of Scotland Autumn Reception

As part of our regular calendar of events in England & Wales, we invite you to join us at the Autumn Reception in the heart of the Square Mile.

Data protection officer training

This event will provide you with a further grounding in data protection law – including a progress report on GDPR – while addressing the practicalities of the role such as providing training to colleagues and implementing policies within the organisation.