The Harrogate & District Law Society is committed to providing CPD and networking events for the benefit of our members. Below are some of the future events it is holding.

DateDescriptionTraining byLocationTime
12th September 2018Criminal Finances Act 2017 - what should we be doing? A practical look at what, when, who
and how… If your practice has not yet made provision for complying, come and find out how.
Crowne Plaza4pm - 6pm
12th December 2018Fixed fees and hourly rates: How to be crystal clear on costs…

This workshop will look at how to avoid complaints by being transparent with fees.
Crowne Plaza4pm - 6pm
28th January 2019Do you speak my language? A workshop on clear client communication: We will look at how
we communicate effectively with clients and colleagues, how to have difficult conversations
and some techniques for improving our written communications.
Crowne Plaza4pm - 6pm
25th February 2019Hallmarks of effective supervision: An assessor's guide of “how to do supervision" with
practical examples and templates.
Crowne Plaza4pm - 6pm
25th March 2019GDPR update – yes, I dared to type those four little letters, please don’t shoot the messenger.

We thought this would be a handy refresher now that we are all up to date with GDPR
(hopefully) and to ensure we are being compliant now and moving forward.
Crowne Plaza4pm - 6pm
16th March 2017I wish I had had coaching when I was a lawyerAlison HerbertThe Club, Victoria Avenue, HarrogateRegistration at 4pm. The session begins at 4.15pm until 6pm.
13th October 2016Crucial Communications: Communicating Skills you should not be withoutFiona GillamRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
15 September 2016 DMM Training and Development Ltd Diane Moisley-MasonThe Club, Victoria Avenue, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
16 June 2016 CPD? RIP! The Implementation Resource for the new SRA Statement of Solicitor - Competence for all solicitors (in non-management positions) Ann PageRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
14 April 2016 CPD? RIP!
The Implementation Resource for the new SRA Statement of Solicitor - Competence for Managing Partners, Head of Compliance and Owners of Law Practices
Ann PageRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
15th October 20155 “Take Away” Techniques to enhance your communication and relationshipsDiane Moisley-Mason
DMM Training and Development
Restaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
16th July 2015Outcomes Focused Regulation three years on: Are you up to date? Fiona GillamRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
14th May 2015Be Prepared for Auto EnrollmentRestaurant Bar and Grill, Harrogate5:00pm – 7.00pm
23rd April 2015Client Care – How to Win Loyalty and How to Lose ItJohn TrimbosRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
25th March 2015Annual Combined MeetingMr Stephen Evans LLB, Solicitor, Healthcare Law Specialist Roof Tops Suite, The Yorkshire Hotel, Prospect Place, Harrogate, HG1 1LA6:00pm for 6.30pm
29th January 2015Managing Client ExpectationsAnn PageRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 4:15pm with talk at 4:30pm – 6:30pm
16th October 2014Effective ManagementFiona GillamRestaurant Bar and Grill, HarrogateRegistration at 5:15pm with talk at 5:30pm – 6:30pm
2nd June 2014Assertive NegotiationsJohn TrimbosRestaurant Bar and Grill, Harrogate5:30pm – 6:30pm
25th March 2014Become a great networker in just one hour!Colin TweedieRestaurant Bar and Grill, Harrogate5:30pm – 6:30pm

How to book

  1. Please contact our Education & Liaison Officer Wendy Donnan at WendyDonnan@berwin.co.uk for further details regarding the pricing and/or with confirmation of the course/s that you would like to book on.
  2. Forward a cheque made payable to “Harrogate & District Law Society” to Wendy Donnan Education & Liaison Officer, Harrogate & District Law Society, c/o Berwins Solicitors, 2 North Park Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 5PA.

We are always looking for new ideas for events and seminars. If you have any suggestions please contact Wendy Donnan at WendyDonnan@berwin.co.uk or on 01423 509000.”