Essential Solicitor Update Clare 2019

Event Type Law Society Finuas Skillnet
Venue The Inn at Dromoland, Newmarket on Fergus, Co. Clare
CPD Hours 3 General, 1 Management & Professional Development Skills, 2 Regulatory Matters (Including 1 Accounting and AML Compliance) Total 6 (by Group Study)
Date 28 June 2019 10:00 am - 5:30 pm



Law Society Finuas Skillnet in association with Clare Bar Association and Limerick Bar Association

Aim and Objectives
The aim and objectives of the day are to provide an opportunity for practitioners to update their knowledge in areas of limited liability partnerships, conveyancing, landlord and tenant and criminal law. The aim is to offer practitioners a practical update in relevant areas from experienced practitioners and expert speakers.

Topics and Issues to be covered

  • New Business models for solicitors: including a practical guide to Limited Liability Partnerships and Law Firms
  • Regulation Essentials 2019
  • Family Law Update
  • Conveyancing Essentials: including new properties on an estate and buying from receivers
  • Landlord and Tenant -  Residential and Commercial Property update: Including tenants’ rights
  • Criminal law: an update including the new drink driving laws
  • Stress and Solicitors

Further topics to be confirmed

Patrick Dorgan, President, Law Society of Ireland

Speakers include

  • Suzanne Bainton, Principal Liston & Co, Dublin
  • John Elliot, Director of Regulation, Law Society of Ireland
  • Paul Keane, Managing Partner, Reddy Charlton Solicitors, Dublin and Chairman of Law Society’s LSRA Task Force
  • Antoinette Moriarty, Psychotherapist
  • David Soden, Principal David Soden Solicitors, Dublin
  • Dr Geoffrey Shannon, Solicitor, State Special Rapporteur on Child Protection
  • David Staunton BL

    Further speakers to be confirmed