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Practitioner Update Cork & Kerry 2020

Event Type Law Society Finuas Skillnet
Venue Online Webinar with Live Q&A Sessions
CPD Hours 3.5 General, 0.5 Management & Professional Development Skills, Total 4 hours (by eLearning)
Date 20 November 2020 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM



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Please note: Due to Covid-19 restrictions the number of delegates permitted to attend onsite is limited . To enable access for everyone this event will be available live online. The event will not be recorded so there is no option to play back if you miss the live streaming.

Law Society Finuas Skillnet in association with Kerry Law Society & The Southern Law Association.

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

Topics and Issues to be covered

Probate update
o Practice and procedure
o Covid-19 issues

Advising the farmer: Farm Transfers and Partnerships
Residential Tenancies Board:
o An update, 
o Practice and procedure
o Covid-19  issues

Civil Litigation update
o Recent developments in litigation and the courts. 
o New rules and practice directions 
o e-discovery
o Covid-19 implications

Legal Tech: using technology in the law firm to support office operations, case management, marketing etc. 


Chairperson and Speakers include

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

Padraic Courtney, Solicitor, Course Manager, Secretary to Probate and Trusts Committee, Law Society of Ireland

Aisling Meehan, Principal Agricultural Solicitors, Co Clare

Pat Mullins, Partner BDM Boylan Solicitors, Cork

Colette Reid, Solicitor, Course Manager, Secretary to Civil litigation Committee, Law Society of Ireland

David Soden, Principal David Soden Solicitors, Dublin



  • Your login information for this Zoom Webinar will be emailed to you 3 working days before the event. You must login and attend online in order to avail of the CPD hours on offer.
  • This event will not be recorded, so if you miss the live streaming you cannot play back the event. 
  • Solicitors may now complete the entire 2020 CPD requirement of 20 hours online. For more information see www.lawsociety.ie/CPDscheme
  • For full programme details download the Brochure
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