Upcoming events

We organise and take part in a wide range of events and conferences. Come and meet us to find out more about what we’re doing. If you would like to invite an SRA speaker to your event, please fill in our speaker request form.

Upcoming events and conferences in which we'll be participating are listed below. To book a place or find out more about non-SRA events, please contact the organisers directly.

July 2019

Lexis Nexis London Legal Compliance Forum

3 July 2019| tbc, London

Speaker: Chris Handford

Chris Handford, Director Of Regulatory Policy, SRA will be a pannel speaker for this conference

SRA Innovate: making business ideas a reality

4 July 2019| The Studio, Birmingham

Join us to hear about practical innovation and how you can bring new ideas to life. We will be discussing:

  • the future of legal services
  • the opportunities our new rules bring for law firms and solicitors
  • how to reach new clients and different markets
  • the impact of legal tech and artificial intelligence
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Supporting small firms to protect your business

23 July 2019| Midland Hotel, Bradford

Speakers: Robert Loughlin, SRA, Jatinder Loyal, SRA

Find out more about what our rule changes mean for your business and the opportunities they bring at our free event.

Join us to:

  • find out how we are making our rules sharper, shorter and simpler – get ready for the new Standards and Regulations coming in November 2019
  • hear about the new SRA Account Rules – what is changing and alternatives to client accounts
  • get answers to your questions about the practical implications of our new rules.
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September 2019

TLS Risk and Compliance Autumn Conference 2019

12 September 2019| Mercure Bristol Holland House Hotel and Spa, Bristol

Speakers: Benedict Fisher, SRA

The conference will examine the current compliance issues that are affecting firms and legal departments and features a mix of plenary sessions and a choice of concurrent workshops that will help you achieve best practice in compliance.

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Law Firm Services Conveyancing Conference and Awards

18 September 2019| The Vox Conference Centre, Birmingham

Speakers: Chris Handford, SRA

Chris Handford will be discussing the Transparency Rules Update

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Knights Legal Network Management Forum

25 September 2019| Oxford

Speakers: Richard Williams, SRA

Richard Williams will be discussing Standards and Regulations and Price Transparency

International Conference of Legal Regulators (ICLR)

4 September 2019| Waldorf Astoria, Edinburgh

ICLR 2019: Changing Societies, Changing Professions, Changing Regulation

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October 2019

TLS Small Firms Division annual conference 2019

3 October 2019| DoubleTree, Leeds

Speakers: Benedict Fisher, SRA

The Small Firms Division annual conferences take place in Leeds on 3 October 2019. Aimed at sole practitioners and those working in small firms, this conference has been designed with small firms in mind and will cover topics such as staffing, wellbeing, SRA Handbook updates and social media.

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The Solicitors' Association of a Higher Court Advocates annual conference

5 October 2019| One Drummond Gate, London

Speakers: Richard Williams, SRA

Richard Williams will be presenting at this event

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TLS National Property Law Conference 2019

10 October 2019| Law Society, London

Speakers: Chris Handford, SRA, Kelly Luker, SRA

Growing your practice in a challenging climate, the increase of cyber crime attacks and the continued uncertainty of the economy and property market are likely to affect conveyancers and property practitioners. This is the conference designed to give you the tools and support to equip you in these areas.

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Devon and Somerset Law Society In-House Lawyers' Conference

10 October 2019| Pennon Group, Exeter

Speakers: Juliet Oliver, SRA

Juliet Oliver will be presenting Standards and Regulations at this conference

Knights Legal Network Management Forum

9 October 2019| Surrey/Hampshire

Speakers: Chris Handford, SRA

Chris Handford will be discussing Standards and Regulations and Price Transparency

Compliance officers conference 2019

30 October 2019| The ICC, Birmingham

Our popular Compliance Officers conference will once again be taking place at Birmingham's ICC. This free event will be a useful mix of presentations, breakouts and panel sessions, offering compliance officers up-to-date information on key compliance topics.

Responding to your feedback on topics relevant to you, topics covered will include:

  • Cybercrime and fraud
  • Money laundering, including risk assessments and SARs
  • Opportunities to work outside a regulated firm
  • Our new Standards and Regulations
  • Our transparency rules and using the clickable logo
  • SQE and legal apprenticeships
  • Q&A on our new Accounts Rules
  • Q&A on common compliance issues.
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