Forthcoming events

Our Events

Unless marked otherwise, the meetings are free to members and their guests.

For some events, only SCL members are permitted to register - this is stated with the event. Please contact our administrative office with any queries.

If you are going to pay for an event, you will need to be logged in before going through checkout. If you do not have an account on this website, you can create one.

If you need to pay by cheque, please download the flyer and send in the booking form by post.

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May 2018

30 Wednesday - London

8.00am
SCL Astra Breakfast Seminar
Speaker(s):
Ben Mellors (Partner HFW); Siobhan Fahey (mediator/arbitrator, and member of the FIDIC drafting committee); Riaz Hussain (Barrister, Atkin Chambers)

8.00 am - 8.30am – registration and breakfast

8.30am – 9.30am – talks

9.30am - 9.40am – questions and departure

This event is open to SCL Members only. You will need to be logged in as a member in order to make a reservation.

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

June 2018

05 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
Speaker(s):
Justin Mort QC
Chairman:
Mrs Justice Jefford DBE

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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07 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Joint SCL/Irish Chapter of the European Court of Arbitration Event
Speaker(s):
Hamish Lal
Chairman:
Mr Justice David Barniville
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

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

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12 Tuesday - Leeds

6.15pm
Speaker(s):
Jonathan Lewis and Helen Dennis, 4 Pump Court
Chairman:
Andrew Essam
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

The collapse of Carillion has thrown a spot light on the impact of Main Contractor insolvency on both employers and the supply chain. This seminar will consider some of the issues that arise on contractor insolvency and whether the retention system is fit for purpose.

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

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19 Tuesday - South West

5.30 for 6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Lindy Patterson QC, 39 Essex Chambers
Chairman:
Andrew Langmaid
Organiser(s): Andrew Langmaid -

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

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20 Wednesday - Cardiff

6.00pm
SCL and the South West and Wales Region of the Adjudication Society Event
Speaker(s):
Dennis Baldwin, Peter Gracia and Rachel Gwilliam
Chairman:
Andrew Kearney
Organiser(s): Rachel Gwilliam -

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

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July 2018

03 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
A joint meeting of the Society of Construction Law and the Society of Construction Arbitrators
Speaker(s):
Lord Dyson
Chairman:
Lord Justice Coulson

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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04 Wednesday - Cardiff

5.30 for 6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Lindy Patterson QC
Chairman:
Rachel Gwilliam
Organiser(s): Rachel Gwilliam -

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

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13 Friday - Manchester

12.30 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Edwina Currie
Organiser(s): Fraser Askham - Lucy Osborne -

Cost £75 per person which includes a glass of Prosecco in the bar after lunch.  Block bookings by firms will be limited to 2 tables each. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

19 Thursday - London

6.30pm

SCL Astra, RICS Matrics London & CIOB Novus present the joint organisations’ Boat Trip on the River Thames.

Please note: you must be a member of one of the organisations to sign up. Numbers are limited and places will be allocated to members and their guests on a first to pay basis. 

August 2018

09 Thursday - London

5pm
Organiser(s):

The cost of the event is £12.50 plus £2.50 VAT = £15.00 per head, which will cover a light buffet.  

September 2018

04 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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07 Friday - Leeds

12.15 for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Andrew Parker, FRCS Consultant & ENT Surgeon
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

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

11 Tuesday - Sheff-Derby-Notts

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Kim Franklin, Crown Office Chambers
Chairman:
Jocelyn Taylor
Organiser(s): Jocelyn Taylor -

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

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27 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Rosemary Jackson QC & Orla Fitzgerald, Architect & Conciliator
Chairman:
Eamonn Conlon, A & L Goodbody
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

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

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October 2018

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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19 Friday - South West

12 noon for 1.00pm
Organiser(s): Jonathan Spencer -

Further details to follow

25 Thursday - Overseas

ESCL Conference
Organiser(s):

Romanian Society of Construction Law is pleased to invite you to the Annual European Conference of Construction Law - "European Construction Public Procurement, Current Issues and Perspectives", to be held from 25th to 27th October 2018 in Bucharest, at Faculty of Law, Bucharest University

The Conference will be 3 days long with one for the Academic Forum and the Working Sessions, the second for the Plenary Session when there will be the chance to hear the countries reports on Public Procurement and the last one with the Presidents meeting.

November 2018

06 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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30 Friday - Ireland

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Charles Brower
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Further details to follow

December 2018

04 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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February 2019

05 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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15 Friday - London

12 noon for 1.00pm
Organiser(s):

28 Thursday - Ireland

8.45 for 9.15am
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Further details to follow

March 2019

05 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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April 2019

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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May 2019

07 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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June 2019

04 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm
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July 2019

02 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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September 2019

03 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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October 2019

01 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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November 2019

12 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

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December 2019

03 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

(Please note that bookings must be made online for this event, and SCL will not take bookings by email)

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

Input number of places required: Register to attend

Participating in SCL

SCL offers many ways in which you can participate.

There are frequent meetings in many parts of the country, all listed on our events page.

There are regional activities. Please be in contact with our regional co-ordinators.

SCL Astra membership (formerly known as Junior SCL) is open to any SCL member who is new to the world of construction law.

You can find out about other SCLs in other countries.

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