Legal Training


Welcome to our Legal Training Section

We run a year-round legal  training programme, which will provide training to ensure individuals maintain a level of competence appropriate to their work and level of responsibility and comply with applicable legislation.  Members of Liverpool Law Society can take advantage of the Training Season Ticket - all your training courses for one yearly fixed price. See here for details.

With events accredited by APIL Training, Bar Standards Board, CILEx and others held in conjunction with: ICE, ICAEW, LeO, Professional Liverpool, SRA & STEP Liverpool there are plenty of opportunities to network.

To view all courses listed in date order click here >> or alternatively search by keyword, subject area, month, year or venue by selecting from the drop down options listed on the right and click 'Submit'.

 If you wish to get a discount on all our courses consider becoming a member of the Society. Please see our membership section. Click here to go to our membership section.

Unable to attend a seminar or conference?  Notes are available to purchase once the training event has taken place.  Standard seminar notes are £26.00 + vat for members and £36.00 + vat for non-members (provided electronically).  Conference notes range from £36 to £66 + vat for members and £46 to £76 + vat for non-members.  Please contact us to enquire further.  Email .

We do not make available for sale the Children Panel Qualification materials.

What our delegates say:

'Useful update well presented in a simple but inetresting & effective way' Emma Wilde, Lanyon Bowdler 04/04/17

'Great training course, really informative and a perfect way to learn & take in information' Clare Carragher, MJP 17/02/17

'Excellent course: very helpful & relevant' Michael Ellis, MJP 29/11/16

'Excellent! Great presentation regarding a very important subject' Paul Higgins, Higgins & Co. 18/10/16

'Interesting, illuminating & clear practical guidance' Geoff Chadwick 18/10/16

'Excellent value for money' Lee Lacey, Bartletts 06/10/16

'I would chose Lpool Law Society training over virtually any other similar events', Deborah Hayes, Gregsons 06/10/16

'Excellent, relevant & well-informed sessions' Dr Tony Harvey, Brabners LLP 08/06/16

'Really good course, clearly explained - feel more confident & reflective!' Rita Tracy, EAD 13/05/16

"Always very informative & detailed courses" Leanne Rowley, Express Solicitors 26/04/16

'Enjoyed today's session - learnt a lot' Scott Jones, Quality Solicitors Jackson & Canter 04/03/16

"The content and quality of speakers and their presentations was excellent" Catherine Gasparini, Knox Ellis 02/03/16

'Very enlightening, highlighting issues need to refresh on. Practical and well-paced. All in all a good and worthwhile day' D Hayes, Norman Jones Sol 26/01/16

'Seminar was brilliantly presented, enthusiastic presenter. Hospitality was great, made sure you had enough food/drink. Would definitely recommend' J Webster, Fletchers 26/01/16

'Excellent, comprehensive & interesting' Christopher Darlington 09/10/15

''Much more structured and informative than courses previously attended with other suppliers' 29/09/15 Marion Mathers

'Excellent delivery, good pace, opportunity to discuss, ask questions and contribute' 18/09/15 Nathan Glover

'Very practical and user-friendly course from a down-to-earth and knowledgable presenter' Debbie Black 15/09/15

'Very good, authoritative update on an important developing area of law' Scott Donovan 18/06/15

'Very well-organised & presented. Plenty of interactive participation' Amy Bartlett, Bartletts 16/06/15

'Excellent seminar, very useful, confirmed best practice & provided useful tips & guidance' Chris Blackburne 24/03/15

'Excellent, valuable, useful information. Everything well set-out including booking in, timely breaks and very helpful staff on hand. Very well presented' Francesca Marie Rutter 11/03/15

'I felt this was the best quality conference I have attended, striking a great balance in terms of technical content v/s practical claims handling advice' M McKenzie 03/12/14

'This was a very well run day. Timings and control were excellent. The content highly relevant and the presenters were informal & informative' David Haworth 12/11/14

'Fantastic training session. I will hopefully utilise knowledge gained straightaway' Louise Halliwell 04/11/14

'Fantastic speaker, very knowledgable, interactive & plenty of opportunities for questions' Samantha McNeice 23.10.14

'Excellent - that's why I return here each year - thank you' Helen Saunders 17/10/14

'Excellent notes, excellent presentation, excellent knowledge' Ian Millington 14/10/14

'Very enjoyable & informative course - would recommend and gained a lot of knowledge / information to take back to the office & discuss' Diana Fairclough 07/10/14

'A course that pays for itself' - Nick Cockrell 30/09/14

In house Training

The Director of Education and Training is able to arrange in-house training for you.  For a consulation, please contact Jo Downey or 0151 236 6998 Ext 22.


Course Ideas

We are always looking for new and topical courses to present to our members and supporters.

We take great care to read every evaluation form following a presentation to assess the views of the delegates and to review any particular requests for future course presentations. Should you have any suggestions for courses please let us know.

Remember, your ideas and suggestions are vital to ensure Liverpool Law Society can host a timely, interesting and varied programme locally on your behalf.

Any suggestions for course subjects not covered by the current programme, please email Jo Downey or telephone 0151 236 6998 ext 22.


Why not present an event for us?

We are committed to delivering consistent high quality courses presented by leading specialist with practical experience and excellent presentational skills.

To achieve these standards, we are always searching for new presenters with new ideas and new styles of presentation.

The presenters we are seeking would ideally have some or all of the following characteristics:

  • Practical experience in their specialist area
  • First class presentation skills
  • Enthusiastic delivery
  • Empathy with delegates
  • Desire to pursue excellence

In the first instance please contact the Director of Education and Training Jo Downey via e-mail Jo Downey. or on 0151 236 6998, ext 22

If your subject matter is of interest to the society, we will discuss availability, terms & conditions, and course details.

Continuing Competency

Development Plan Template and a Development  Record Template, can be found here:

Development Plan Template

Development  Record Template

Advanced Search

You can look for any particular course with our advanced search on the right of this page.

Search by:

  • Subject: - Each course meets a criteria for a specific area of Law. If you are after a course in a specific interest then try to narrow your search using this field.
  • Month of Event: - Select a month from the dropdown box to limit your search to that month.
  • Year of Event: - You can also narrow the search down by the year of the event.
  • Venue: - Find your course by selecting a venue to dispaly only the events being hosted at that venue.
  • Keyword: - You can enter any keyword here to find a particular event or speaker you want.

Once you have selected your search criteria then click on the Submit button to search our comprehensive list of courses.