Forthcoming meetings and events

Unless marked otherwise, the meetings are free to members and their guests. There is usually a link to go to book your places. Bookings can only be made by logged in members. Please contact our administrative office with any queries.

Please note that the mobile version of this website does not allow online payments, so to book for paid events you will have to use the full desktop version.

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Thursday, July 9, 2015
5.30 for 6pm
Southampton
Assessment of damages - certainty and loss of a chance

Samuel Townend, Keating Chambers

Jessica Tresham

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015
6.30pm
London
Part of the land? The legal landscape following Savoye v Spicers
Joint SCL / Society of Construction Arbitrators lecture

Anneliese Day QC & Jonathan Acton Davis QC

John Tackaberry QC

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Thursday, July 16, 2015
6.15pm
London
Junior SCL Boat Trip

The Junior Committee of the Society of Construction Law, RICS Matrics London & CIOB Novus present the joint organisations’ boat trip on the River Thames.

Please note this event is now FULLY BOOKED. If you wish to be placed on a reserve list please email frances.whitehead@scl.org.uk

Tuesday, September 8, 2015
6.30pm
London
The pioneering TCC - pushing the boundaries on litigation costs

Fiona Sinclair QC, Sian Mirchandani and Roger Mallalieu

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - Friday, September 11, 2015
10.00
Overseas venue
Constructing Africa International Conference

Keynote Speaker: Sir Vivian Ramsey

Together with, amongst others: · Speakers from Keating Chambers · Martin Bowdery QC (Atkin Chambers) · Speakers from Navigant · Chris Ennis · Keith Kirkwood · Rob Morson · Basil Georgiou · Isla McRobbie · Dr John Fletcher · Doug Wass · Andy Mather, and · Johan Beyers

Thursday, September 10, 2015
6.00pm
Leeds/Wakefield
Preparing for and surviving cross examination - Cross examination in the TCC and in adjudication hearings
Moderator: His Honour Judge Mark Raeside QC

Kate Grange, 39 Essex Chambers & Jennie Gillies, 4 Pump Court

Jonathan Hawkswell

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Friday, September 11, 2015
12.15 for 1.00pm
Leeds/Wakefield
The SCL Lunch in the North of England

BBC TV’s Harry Gration

Jonathan Hawkswell

Cost £75 pp including VAT. Bookings are open to non SCL members. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

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Friday, September 25, 2015
1pm
Dublin
The Society of Construction Law Inaugural Dublin Conference 2015

The Honourable Mr Justice Akenhead, His Honour Judge Mark Raeside QC, Adrian Williamson QC – Keating Chambers, Adam Robb – 39 Essex Chambers, Alexander Hickey – 4 Pump Court, Fionnuala McCredie QC – Keating Chambers & Robert McKibbin - Navigant

Susan Bryson

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Please note this event will attract 4 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
5.30 for 6.00pm
Birmingham
Payment notices and adjudication under the amended Construction Act

Justin Mort QC, Keating Chambers and Sarah Thomas, Pinsent Masons LLP

Nichola Vine
Ian Yule

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For further enquiries please contact wendy.mitcham@weightmans.com

Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - Saturday, October 3, 2015
7.00pm
London
Beyond Conflict in Construction
European Society of Construction Law - Conference

Social Functions to accompany the congress will be held at Middle Temple Hall and The National Liberal Club.

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Tuesday, October 6, 2015
6.30pm
London
Factual and Legal Causation >Illustrated By: The Charge of the Light Brigade

Nicholas Baatz QC

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Tuesday, November 3, 2015
6.30pm
London
"Time-Bars" - where are we with condition precedent‎ clauses?

Dr Hamish Lal

Anthony Canham

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Friday, November 6, 2015
12noon for 12.30pm
Glasgow
SCL Lunch in Scotland

Further details to follow

Tuesday, November 10, 2015
6 for 6.15pm
Derby
Payment Notices and Adjudication under the Construction Act

Justin Mort QC, Keating Chambers

Jocelyn Taylor
Jocelyn Taylor

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Please note this event will attract 1 CPD hour unless otherwise advised at the beginning.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015
6.30pm
London
The Implications of Aspect v Higgins
Joint SCL / TECBAR lecture

Andrew Bartlett QC and Isabel Hitching

Mrs Justice Carr

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Thursday, December 3, 2015
5.30pm
Manchester
Mulled Wine and Mince Pie Night

Further information to follow

Friday, December 4, 2015
12 noon
Dublin
SCL Lunch in Dublin
Susan Bryson
Friday, February 5, 2016
12.30 for 1pm
London
SCL Lunch at the Brewery 2016
Friday, March 4, 2016
8.15am
Leeds/Wakefield
The Society of Construction Law Annual Conference 2016
Jonathan Hawkswell
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
6.30pm
London
The Society's AGM
Wednesday, May 4, 2016
7.30pm
London
The Society's Annual Dinner
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
6.30pm
London
SCL President's Reception