Upcoming events

We have been closely monitoring updates on the spread of coronavirus. Given the uncertainty of the situation, we have made the decision to cancel our Innovate events this year. If you have any queries please email our events team

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.

May 2020

SQE: Risks and benefits to equality, diversity and inclusion

18 May 2020| YouTube

Speakers: Julie Brannan, Director of Education and Training, SRA

Join us to hear about both the benefits and risks to equality, diversity and inclusion that the new SQE assessments may bring, and planned mitigations to manage the risks. You can also find out how to tell us your thoughts on our draft Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Risk Assessment before it is finalised.

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Anti-money laundering – an update

20 May 2020| YouTube

Speakers: Zoe Allen-Robinson, AML Proactive Supervision Manager, AML Team, SRA

Preventing money laundering is a key priority for us and is an important part of solicitors’ professional obligations. This webinar will explain what legislation applies to your firm, introduce the requirements in the money laundering regulations, explain suspicious activity reporting and how to implement a risk-based approach to preventing money laundering.

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Disability: Creating an inclusive workplace

26 May 2020| YouTube

Speakers: Aseia Rafique, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Manager, SRA, Vanisha Budhia, Diversity and Equality Officer, SRA

Find out how we are promoting disability inclusion in the workplace, and encouraging good practice in the profession. Disability status is under reported across law firms – only 3% percent of lawyers and partners declared they had a disability in 2019, compared to 13% of the workforce in the UK. Our aim is to encourage law firms to provide colleagues with the support they need to achieve their full potential at work

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Accounts Rules – your questions answered

28 May 2020| YouTube

Speakers: Jatinderpal Loyal, Policy Associate, SRA

Hear about the SRA Accounts 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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June 2020

Liverpool Law Society Compliance Conference

3 June 2020| Virtual conference

It is now more important than ever to stay on top of what good compliance looks like and to show precisely how you demonstrate your best practice to third parties. This conference will be your one-stop shop for best practice legal regulatory compliance and will give you practical support to help you stay ahead.

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November 2020

SRA Compliance Officers conference 2020

26 November 2020| The ICC, Birmingham

Registration opens in August 2020,  but if you have any enquiries in the meantime, please email our events team.

December 2020

LegalEx

2 December 2020| Excel, London

LegalEx is two-day event facilitating business growth and professional development for legal professionals and firms.

This year we will be talking about Anti-Money Laundering, Standards and Regulations, Accounts Rules and the Solicitors Qualifying Examination.

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