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This conference is the leading update for solicitors involved in commercial litigation and ADR in Scotland.
A key event for all employment lawyers and HR professionals, attracting the highest calibre of speakers from across the UK.
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This year's conference addresses current trends in a variety of core areas for corporate and commercial lawyers.
A rare opportunity to hear from one of the country’s most distinguished legal figures
The longstanding Agricultural Law Association and WS Society Joint Conference on Agricultural Law returns for its twentieth year.
A new edition to our education programme, this conference will appeal to all with an interest in sport regulation, dispute resolution in sport, and those advising sports clubs and professionals.
A comprehensive update on developments in law and practice, chaired by Fraser Simpson WS, featuring a “view from the bench” and the popular case law update.
The event chaired by David Bone will focus on renewable and sustainable energy, and bring together lawyers, professional advisors, investors and developers.
Our popular charities rendez-vous with a legal and regulatory focus this year, chaired by Alastair Keatinge WS.
Law professor Fabrice Defferrard delivers a conference on his book Le droit selon Star Trek, addressing all science fiction fans but also everyone willing to discover the law creatively.
A “Bordeaux” wines tasting, in partnership with L'Art du Vin wine merchants
A Q&A Evening with The Cycling Podcast featuring Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and François Thomazeau.
A “Loire Valley” wines tasting, in partnership with L'Art du Vin wine merchants.
The Right Honourable Lord Mackay of Clashfern KT, Keeper of HM Signet, will compare and contrasts some outstanding features of cases brought on indictment in both England and Scotland.
Our flagship conference is popular with all property professionals. This year’s programme takes a commercial focus and will feature case studies by property experts from around the UK. The event is again chaired by Bruce Beveridge WS.
A new addition to the WS programme, this conference takes a critical look at developments in the Scottish planning system. The agenda will cover practical subjects such as development viability, planning gain and section 75 agreements, legislative changes and compulsory purchase.
A panel of the UK’s leading private client lawyers will come north for the WS/STEP Private Client Conference. This is a unique chance to hear from top ranked practitioners on the legal and technical issues of lifetime tax planning and post death matters. This year’s programme will focus on the international and cross border issues of succession and incapacity.
A lively annual round up from experienced practitioners on what’s new in employment law and policy. Speakers include Brian Napier QC, Stephen Miller WS (Clyde & Co) and Innes Clark WS (Morton Fraser).
In conversation with Gavin Brown. In this seminar Gavin will translate the lessons he has learned from political debate, live TV and other high pressure presentations to the legal environment.
A comprehensive update for solicitors involved in commercial litigation and ADR. In collaboration with Axiom Advocates and chaired by Sheila Webster WS (Davidson Chalmers).