North East CPD 2019

Event Type Law Society Finuas Skillnet
Venue Glencarn Hotel, Castleblayney, Co. Monaghan
CPD Hours 4.5 General, 0.5 Management & Professional Development Skills, 2 Regulatory Matters (including 1 Accounting & AML) Total 7 hours (by Group Study)
Date 11 October 2019 9:00 am - 5:30 pm



Law Society Finuas Skillnet in association with Monaghan, Cavan, Drogheda and Louth Solicitors’ Bar Associations

Aim and Objectives
The aim and objectives of the day are to provide an opportunity for practitioners to update their knowledge in areas of law relevant to them in their daily work. The aim is to offer practitioners a practical update in relevant areas from experienced practitioners and expert speakers.

Topics and Issues to be covered

  • Will and trust drafting – a practical guide to trips and traps
  • Recent and pending developments in family law
  • Regulation essentials 2019 - Professional indemnity implications for LLPs and partnerships, AML, New regulation and practice developments including financial compliance
  • New small practice business supports from the Law Society
  • Conveyancing Update - Requisitions on title, contract for sale, practice directions, pitfalls to avoid in practice

Further topics to be confirmed

Conor MacGuill, Conor MacGuill Solicitors, Dundalk, Co Louth

Speakers include

  • John Elliot, Director of Regulation, Law Society of Ireland
  • Teri Kelly, Director of Representation and Member Services, Law Society of Ireland
  • Anne Stephenson, Stephenson Solicitors, Dublin
  • Patrick Sweetman, Matheson, Dublin
  • Keith Walsh, Keith Walsh Solicitors, Dublin

Further speakers to be confirmed