The Liver Building

Solicitors’ Regulatory Update (online)


Speaker: Matthew Hickling

Date: Tuesday 2nd July, 2024

Time: 10:00 - 13:00

Areas of Law: Management


Course Code: S4814


The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) says ‘All solicitors who have a practising certificate, need to take responsibility for their personal learning and development’. This session will be your one-stop shop for best practice legal regulatory compliance and will give you practical support to help you stay ahead. With an emphasis on the everyday problems and issues facing legal practitioners and their clients, we shall cover as much of the following as time permits:

  • AML, Risk Management, Good Governance, and SRA enforcements
  • Fake identification and Due Diligence – Threats, Risks, Vulnerabilities
  • Sanctions and Evasion Techniques – Relatives, agents, and proxies
  • Websites, Quality Indicators, and Transparency – Ongoing reviews
  • Cybercrime, Legal Technology, and Innovation – The weakest links?
  • Being a solicitor – Continuing competence; how it affects your private life
  • Regulatory News – Workplace culture, SLAPPS, succession, and SQE

Can’t make the date/time or need to revisit the training? No problem, booking onto this event means you will receive a link to access a recording of the event at your leisure! The link will be sent within approx 72hrs of live broadcast & be available for approx. 3 months, to view as many times as you wish.

Speaker Biographies

Matthew Hickling qualified as a solicitor in 1991 and is an experienced litigator. Matthew is now on the external faculty of the International Compliance Association, working with bankers, lawyers, the financial sector and law enforcement.


Member £110
Non-member £155
Training Passport Free
Note: 20% VAT added at checkout