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.

Click here for a summary of CPD Requirements

You may filter the list of events by region

October 2017

19 Thursday - Reading

6 for 6.15pm
Joint SCL/CIArb Thames Valley Branch event
Speaker(s):
Sir Robert Akenhead
Chairman:
Mark Thomas
Organiser(s): Mamas Stavrou - Ruth Wilkinson -

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

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20 Friday - Ireland

10.00am
Speaker(s):
Dr Nael Bunni, James Bridgeman S.C, Hamish Lal, Matt Molloy, Jarleth Heneghan, Gerard Monaghan, James O'Donoghue, Tony Bingham & Bernard Gogarty
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Cost: €125 per person.  Bookings can only be made online.

27 Friday - Overseas

New Perspectives in Construction Law
Organiser(s):

This year debate will focus on “Implementing of BIM in construction projects”.

More information here, and in this flyer

November 2017

02 Thursday - Scotland

5.30pm for 6pm
Speaker(s):
Vincent Moran QC and Tom Owen, Keating Chambers
Organiser(s): Lisa Cattanach - Louise Shiels -

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

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03 Friday - Scotland

12 noon for 12.30pm
Speaker(s):
Jamie Andrew, amputee mountaineer
Organiser(s): Lisa Cattanach - Louise Shiels -

06 Monday - Sheff-Derby-Notts

6 for 6.15pm
Speaker(s):
Sir Robert Akenhead
Chairman:
Andrew Essam
Organiser(s): Andrew Essam -

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

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07 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
Speaker(s):
Ben Patten QC & Sian Mirchandani

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

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

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08 Wednesday - Birmingham

5.30pm
Speaker(s):
Professor Peter Robery
Chairman:
Michael O’Shea
Organiser(s): Ian Yule - Michael O'Shea -

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

 

For further enquiries please contact Grace.Sparkes@shoosmiths.co.uk

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10 Friday - South West

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Geoff Holt MBE, Yachtsman, Disability Business & Sports Ambassador
Organiser(s): Andrew Evans - Jonathan Spencer -

Please note:  Block bookings by firms will be limited to 2 tables each.  All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.

10 Friday - Overseas

4.00pm
Organiser(s):

Please note the first day's event will take place in the Hyatt Regency and the second and third day will be held in the India International Centre.

16 Thursday - North East

5.00pm
Speaker(s):
Steven Walker QC & Colin Riches
Chairman:
Simon Lewis
Organiser(s): Michael Foster - Simon Lewis -

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

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30 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Speaker(s):
David Sears QC, Crown Office Chambers & Stephen Proctor, McCannFitzgerald
Chairman:
Mark Sanfey S.C, Law Library, Dublin
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

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

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December 2017

01 Friday - Ireland

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Jim O'Callaghan SC TD
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Please note:  Block bookings by firms will be limited to 2 tables each. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis.  Each table will seat 10 people.

The price is €100 including tax per ticket. The price shown below is tax exclusive and Irish tax will be added at checkout.

04 Monday - Manchester

5.30pm
This event will be followed with mulled wine / mince pies
Speaker(s):
Sir Robert Akenhead
Organiser(s): Fraser Askham - Lucy Osborne -

17:30 – 18:00     Tea/coffee before the talk

18:00 – 19:00     Akenhead talk

19:00 – 21:00     Mulled wine and mince pies

Bookings can be made online and cost £15 per head. 

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

05 Tuesday - London

6.30pm
Joint meeting with TECBAR
Speaker(s):
Ellis Baker and Professor Anthony Lavers
Chairman:
Rachel Ansell QC

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

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

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12 Tuesday - Sheff-Derby-Notts

6 for 6.15pm
Speaker(s):
David Sears QC, 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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14 Thursday - Oxford

5.30 for 6.00pm
Speaker(s):
Sir Robert Akenhead
Chairman:
Richard Wade
Organiser(s): Richard Wade -

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

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January 2018

10 Wednesday - Birmingham

5.30 pm for 6 pm
Speaker(s):
David Sears QC, Crown Office Chambers
Chairman:
Michael O’Shea
Organiser(s): Ian Yule -

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

For further enquiries please contact Grace.Sparkes@shoosmiths.co.uk

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18 Thursday - Ireland

6.00pm
Joint SCL Dublin / Belfast lecture
Speaker(s):
John Madden, Madden Mediation & Arbitration & Michael Humphreys QC, Bar Library, Belfast
Chairman:
John Tackaberry QC
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

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

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February 2018

06 Tuesday - London

Tbc
6.30pm

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

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

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09 Friday - London

12 noon for 1.00pm
Speaker(s):
Steph McGovern, British television personality for the BBC
Organiser(s):

Please note: Cost £99 per head including VAT. Block bookings by firms will be limited to 3 tables each.

Bookings may only be made by paid-up SCL members who are logged into the website. All places will be allocated on a first paid, first served basis. Each table will seat 10 people. 

 

Annual Lunch (individual places) (£99.00) is currently unavailable.

16 Friday - Ireland

9.30am
Speaker(s):
China Irwin, Dermot Flanagan SC, Karim J Nassif, Deirdre Ní Fhloinn, Bruno Herbots, Andrew Singer, Rashda Rana S.C, Dr David-John Gibbs, Katie Lee and Martin Cooney
Organiser(s): Arran Dowling-Hussey -

Cost: €100 per person to include a light breakfast and lunch.

March 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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April 2018

17 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 2018

02 Wednesday - London

6.30pm
Organiser(s):
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02 Wednesday - London

7.00 for 7.30pm
Organiser(s):

Further details to follow

08 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 2018

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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July 2018

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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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
Organiser(s): Jonathan Hawkswell -

Further details to follow

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.

Input number of places required: Register to attend

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.

Input number of places required: Register to attend

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.

Input number of places required: Register to attend

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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.

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