Upcoming events

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.

November 2017

The Institute of Legal Finance and Management (IFLM) Conference

The conference will give members the chance to listen to expert speakers on the practical and real-life dilemmas faced by today's accounts and management teams. You will hear about the new SRA Accounts Rules and how the changes to the Accounts Rules will affect firms, clients and your roles. Our conference will be informative and engaging for all members, especially for those with the pivotal gatekeeping role of legal cashier or for those COFAs and practice managers, who are the lynchpin of financial governance.

Westminster Legal Policy Forum Keynote Seminar: Quality assurance and standards in legal services - professional competence, advocacy standards and consumer protection

  • Date

    29 November 2017
  • Location

    London
  • SRA Speaker

    Julie Brannan
This seminar will focus on the priorities for ensuring quality and upholding standards in the legal sector. It is timed to consider next steps for the implementation of the recommendations within the Competition and Markets Authority's legal services market study - which found that the market was not working well for consumers, and included provisions to increase competition and transparency for consumers through the greater availability of information on pricing, quality of services, redress, and competitor firms.

January 2018

Westminster Legal Policy Forum Keynote Seminar: Innovation in the legal services market - regulation, competition and technology

  • Date

    24 January 2018
  • Location

    London
  • SRA Speaker

    Crispin Passmore
This seminar will consider the priorities for the legal profession and wider stakeholders in responding to upcoming regulatory and technological shifts in the sector.

March 2018

Westminster Legal Policy Forum: Diversity and inclusion in the legal profession - widening access, improving workplace culture and assessing new regulatory priorities

  • Date

    8 March 2018
  • Location

    Central London
  • SRA Speaker

    Jane Malcolm

This seminar will focus on the challenges and opportunities for law firms, regulators and wider stakeholders for improving diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.

Delegates will consider what more can be done to improve access to legal professions for candidates from diverse socio-economic backgrounds, looking at the role of the legal education and training framework, and issues around recruitment practices.