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Law Society President’s Conference open for bookings
Maura Derivan, 152nd President of Law Society

14 Mar 2023 / law society Print

Book now for Law Society President’s Conference

Details of the Law Society of Ireland President’s Conference 2023 have been announced.

The theme of the conference will be ‘Your future – building a successful legal profession, legal career and legal practice over the next decade’.

It will take place on Friday 12 May from 11am – 5.15pm at Mount Juliet Estate, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny.

Attendance will give one CPD hour in regulatory matters and four in management and professional development skills (by group study).

This total of five CPD hours fulfils the “in-person” CPD scheme requirement for 2023.

At 11am Maura Derivan, President, Law Society of Ireland, will give a welcome address and an introduction to council members.

Director General Mark Garrett will then speak on ‘Your career, your legal practice and the future of work for solicitors in Ireland’.


Other speakers include:

  • Paul Healy (chief executive Skillnet Ireland),
  • Sarah Kelly (partner, legal recruitment, The Panel),
  • Antoinette Moriarty (head of Law Society Psychological Services),
  • Attracta O’Regan (head of Law Society Skillnet & Professional Training),
  • Paula Fearon (McCann FitzGerald),
  • Mike O’Reilly (O’Reilly Business Services),
  • Justin Purcell (Law Society Practice Support),
  • Sorcha Hayes (head of practice regulation, Law Society).

Further information is available online and booking is now open.

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