A Week in Legal London 2019

 

Thank you for registering for 2019's A Week in Legal London! We hope you enjoy this program as much as we enjoy planning it! This year has so many exciting opportunities that we think you'll love! By participating in this program you can earn earn up to 25 hours of MCLE Credit. Please see below for the agenda which also includes any materials needed for the MCLE courses.

 


 

 

Sunday, 29 September

Late Afternoon/Evening

Opening Reception and Orientation

May Fair Hotel | Private Dining Room 

Remarks from His Honour Brian Barker, CBE QC, retired judge and Common Serjeant of the City of London

 


 

 

Monday, 30 September 

Morning

MCLE Education Sessions:  

A Birds-eye View of the English Legal System

 

The Changing Landscape of International Arbitration in the United States: Spotlight on California

 

Opportunities and Eccentricities in Resolution of Cross-Border Entertainment and Sports Disputes 

 

Afternoon

Court Rotations by Group 

EVENING IS FREE

 


 

 

Tuesday, 1 October 

Morning

Red Mass at Westminster Cathedral 

 

Afternoon

MCLE Education Sessions:

Sweet Revenge: Who Gets the "Dough" When You Cross the Pond and Your Cookie Crumbles 

 

EVENING IS FREE

 


 

 

Wednesday, 2 October

Morning

Audience with President of The Supreme Court

The Right Honourable the Baroness Hale of Richmond DBE at The Supreme Court 

MCLE Education Sessions:

Comparative Professional Responsibility for Attorneys in California and Barristers and Solicitors in England Wales

 

AFTERNOON AND EVENING ARE FREE

 


 

Thursday, 3 October 

Morning

Audience with the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales at The Royal Courts of Justice

The Right Honourable, The Lord Burnett of Maldon 

Court Rotations by Group 

 

Afternoon

MCLE Session in conjunction with Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution 

 

EVENING IS FREE

 


 

Friday, 4 October 

Morning

Court Rotations by Group 

 

Afternoon

MCLE Education Sessions:

21st Century Lawyers: Healthy, Wealthy & Wise

 

Brexit – Unraveling a Gordian Knot 

 

Evening

Reception and Dinner in the Private Dining Room, House of Lords, Palace of Westminster

 


Saturday, 5 October 

Individual Departures 

Please note: due to the size of some of venues and scheduling access, not all individuals will have the same experience throughout the week. The agenda is subject to change.

 


 

We have placed the program materials online for you to peruse and/or print before the Conference.  In the event that we receive supplemental program materials - we will post these materials to the website after the Conference.  Thank you for taking part in our efforts to reduce our carbon footprint. 

  


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