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How to mediate successfully – 8th November

Mark Orr Q.C. and John Morrissey B.L., both of whom have experience of mediation in the north and south of Ireland, will discuss what practitioners need to know in order to successfully present their cases, their clients and themselves in any mediations. Topics will include what to do and what not to do in order Read more about How to mediate successfully – 8th November[…]

FAMILY PRACTITIONERS APPEARING IN LAGANSIDE FPC AND DPC

FAMILY PRACTITIONERS APPEARING IN LAGANSIDE FPC AND DPC TAKE NOTE THAT MR MEEHAN DJ will be presenting at an event in Law Society Lecture Hall on Tuesday 8th October 2019 at 9am. The Judge will be focusing on the procedures he wishes to be followed in his Courts. This event is important to those who Read more about FAMILY PRACTITIONERS APPEARING IN LAGANSIDE FPC AND DPC[…]

Conveyancing Half Day Seminar – 11 October 2019

The BSA would like to advise members that the following CPD Seminar will take place on 11 October 2019. “Conveyancing Half Day Seminar” – Covers all 3 Compulsory Conveyancing CPD hours Speakers: Neil Faris & Alan Reilly, Former Managing Partners of Cleaver Fulton Rankin & Carson McDowell, Solicitors “The draft General Conditions of Sale 4th Read more about Conveyancing Half Day Seminar – 11 October 2019[…]

Client Care and Practice Management Seminar – 3 September 2019

The BSA would like to advise members that the following CPD Seminar will take place on Tuesday 3 September 2019 “Client Care and Practice Management Seminar”  in Association with Harbinson Mulholland, Chartered Accountants and Business Tax Advisors The lecture will be held at Law Society House, Victoria Street, Belfast Time 2 – 5pm Tea/coffee and Read more about Client Care and Practice Management Seminar – 3 September 2019[…]

BELFAST MAGISTRATES COURT BAIL PROTOCOL BAIL APPLICATION

 Magistrate Court bail applications (other than first remand bail applications) will now be dealt with in accordance with the procedures set out below. These provisions seek to balance the principle that defendants should have their bail applications heard at the earliest opportunity with the requirement that the police have sufficient time to obtain all relevant Read more about BELFAST MAGISTRATES COURT BAIL PROTOCOL BAIL APPLICATION[…]

CPD Lecture : 20 June 2019

The BSA would like to advise members that the following CPD Lecture will take place on Thursday 20 June 2019 “DNA: An update on new technologies” “Biometric Retention: When your client’s DNA can and cannot be retained” Speakers: Professor Allan Jamieson, Forensic Institute Colin Hanna, Legal Advisor to Chief Constable, PSNI The Lecture will be Read more about CPD Lecture : 20 June 2019[…]