As acknowledged experts in their respective fields, our barristers are often invited to speak at leading sector conferences both nationally and internationally. They also regularly attend client/solicitor premises to provide bespoke seminars on a range of legal subjects.
This section lists our current seminar programme and other upcoming events. Please contact email@example.com for further information.
Steven Walker QC and Felicity Dynes will present to the SCL in Leeds on Thursday 7 September 2017. They will be joined by Tom Owen and Jennie Wild of Keating Chambers to provide ‘A review of recent decisions and developments in the world of litigation and adjudication’. For further details please click here. Leeds Beckett...Read more
Rupert Choat will be co-chairing the International Bar Association’s two-day “6th Construction Projects from Conception to Completion Conference” in Brussels, Belgium from 14 September 2017. He co-chaired the same conference when it was previously held in September 2013. The conference is co-presented by the IBA International Construction Projects Committee of the Energy, Environment, Natural Resources and...Read more
Fiona Parkin QC will be joined by Sophie Nappert from 3VB and Joanne Prior from Blackrock Expert Services to discuss “Mega projects – national prestige or bottomless well?” on Tuesday 3 October 2017 at the National Liberal Club in London. The seminar is hosted by the Society of Construction Lawyers and Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London Branch,...Read more
Frances Pigott will be speaking to the SCL in Cambridge on Monday 9 October on proof by sampling following the issues that arose in Amey LG Ltd v Cumbria County Council EWHC 2946 (TCC). Does a claimant have to prove liability and quantum on every variation or defect claimed, or will proof of a sample suffice? ...Read more
Steven Walker QC and Riaz Hussain QC will participate in The Annual SCL West Midlands Debate in Birmingham on Tuesday 10 October 2017 to consider “Is the Construction Act fit for purpose?”. The conference is hosted by the Society of Construction Law and will be chaired by His Honour Judge David Grant. For further details...Read more
Steven Walker QC and Riaz Hussain QC will lead a talk chaired by Jonathan Spencer entiled “Is the Construction Act fit for purpose?” in Bristol on 12 October 2017. The talk will discuss issues relating to the scope of the Construction Act, the operation of its payment provisions and adjudication. For further information click here. Bristol...Read more
Jennifer Jones will present at the PNLA (The Professional Negligence Lawyers Association) conference, ‘Professional Negligence & Liability Update – Focus on Fire’, in London on Wednesday 18 October. Jennifer’s session will cover managing multi-party disputes in fire cases. For further details please click here....Read more
Nicholas Collings will present at The Cambridge Lecture on Thursday 19 October in Cambridge. The conference will cover topics such as: Battle of the forms & choosing the right contract The importance of records & evidence Choosing the correct representative/format of dispute resolution Insolvency, winding up orders, statutory demands, indemnity of costs, action costs generally...Read more