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Practitioner Update Cork 2019

Event Type Law Society Finuas Skillnet
Venue Streamed LIVE online via Zoom
CPD Hours 2 General, 2 Management & Professional Development Skills, 2 Regulatory Matters (including 1 Accounting and AML) (by Group Study). 6 hours in total
Date 15 November 2019 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM



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This event is now fully booked - please contact the team on lspt@lawsociety.ie if you wish to be put on our waiting list

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 including regulatory matters and management and professional development.  The aim is to offer practitioners a practical update in relevant areas from experienced practitioners and expert speakers as well as an opportunity to network with colleagues.

Topics and Issues to be covered

  • Regulation essentials 2019
  • New small practice business supports from the Law Society
  • Business Organisations for Solicitors: including a practical guide to Limited Liability Partnerships and Law Firms – how to become an LLP and the advantages of becoming an LLP
  • Appearing before the Workplace Relations Commission – trips and traps
  • Artificial intelligence and the law firm – what you need to know - Find out about AI, how it already infiltrates our lives, how it has influence over your practice, how you can use it too and how it will change the profession
  • Advising the Elderly – the Fair Deal Scheme, a practitioner’s guide
  • Practical Issues around purchase of licensed premises

Robert Baker, Vice President, Southern Law Association, Partner, O’Donovan Baker Solicitors, Cork

Julie Rea, Partner, Council Member Southern Law Association, JRAP O’Meara Solicitors, Cork

Speakers include

  • Simon Carty, IP and Media Solicitor, Dublin, Member of Law Society IP & Data Protection Law Committee
  • Jennifer Cashman, Partner, Ronan Daly Jermyn Solicitors, Cork
  • Faye Docherty, Crowe
  • 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
  • Teri Kelly, Director of Representation and Member Services, Law Society of Ireland
  • Tristan Lynas, Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan, Kilkenny
  • Margaret Walsh, Sheil Solicitors, Dublin






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