Local Government Law Webinar Series

Date: 30 September 2020
Venue: MS Teams

These webinars will be split into 3 one hour long morning sessions. They will be live and have two speakers each week with a live Q&A at the end of each webinar.

To receive the link for all of these webinars, please email [email protected]

You do not need a Microsoft Teams account to join.

Webinar Details:

Each webinar will be one hour long with two 20 minute talks and 20 minutes at the end for live discussion and Q&A.

  • Webinar 1: Wednesday 2nd September
    Dwelling on dwellings and opther permitted things – a Government initiative too far? – PW DEVELOPMENT and the GPDO and UCO
    Peter Wadsley, Head of Public & Administrative Practice Group
    The Planning White Paper – The Brave New World…in a nut shell – TL White Paper Critique
    Timothy Leader, Barrister
  • Webinar 2: Wednesday 9th September
    Property damage update relating to highways, flooding and trees
    James Marwick, Barrister
    Town and Village Greens from Newhaven to Lancashire – Are Local Authorities Off the Hook? – LBQC Notes
    Leslie Blohm QC,Head of Commercial and Chancery
  • Webinar 3: Wednesday 30th September
    Licensing lockdown and release: responses to alcohol regulation
    Prof Roy Light, Barrister
    UK subsidy control after Brexit: implications for local authorities
    Matthew O’Regan, Barrister

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Instructing Counsel Webinar

Date: 22 September 2020
Location: Microsoft Teams

The training is CPD accredited and FREE, it is aimed primarily at paralegals, trainees and newly qualified solicitors/CILEX but more senior JLD members are welcome if they would benefit from a refresher.

  • Overview of instructing Counsel | Marcus Coates-Walker, Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence Barrister
  • Avoiding bad briefs and Building Relationships with Counsel | Natasha Dzameh, Commercial & Chancery Barrister & Sophie Smith-Holland, Family Barrister
  • Remote working, booking Counsel and the back sheet | Robert Bocock, Commercial & Chancery Practice Manager

There will be a live Q&A sections at the end of the webinar, we hope you can join us!

To book your place please RSVP to [email protected]

Note: you do not need an MS teams account to attend.

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Instructing Counsel Seminar

Date: 13 November 2018
Venue: St John's Chambers, 101 Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6PU
Location: Bristol

Bristol JLD and St John’s Chambers are pleased to invite you to their Instructing Counsel Seminar on Tuesday, 13 November 2018 from 5.30 pm – 7.00 pm at St John’s Chambers, 101 Victoria Street, Bristol, BS1 6PU.

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