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Law Society Weekly Update for Local Law Societies – 3rd December 2018

Law Society Weekly Update for Local Law Societies – 3rd December 2018

Law Society Weekly Update for Local Law Societies – 3 December 2018

Practice Managers’ Networking Workshop & Lunch

Date & Time

31st January 2019. The Hove Club, 28 Fourth Avenue, Hove, BN3 2BJ. 12.00 - 14.00

Practice Managers’ Networking Workshop & Lunch

Engaged and healthy employees increase financial performance, they make better employees:  they are more effective, proactive and creative which in turn leads to greater client satisfaction, lower staff turnover and fewer absences. Firms and organisations which invest in resilience and wellbeing see...

Cost

No Charge

‘Trial by Laughter’ at the Theatre Royal – Review

‘Trial by Laughter’ at the Theatre Royal – Review

Read a review of ‘Trial by Laughter’ by Sussex Law Society Honorary Secretary, Cerys Sayer here Trial by Laughter

Jackie Gillespie elected new Sussex Law Society President

Jackie Gillespie elected new Sussex Law Society President

Congratulations to Jackie Gillespie, Managing Partner at Howlett Clarke in Brighton, who was elected President at the Society’s AGM on 18th October.  Jackie, who takes over from Emma Weir, has been a long time supporter of the Society, twice serving on the Committee.  Like Emma, she wants to...

Handbook Reform – Briefing for Members

Handbook Reform – Briefing for Members

The Law Society have sent us the Handbook members briefing which you can find here – Handbook Members briefing_Phase 2_200818 The Law Society’s legal policy team have submitted a letter to the Legal Services Board asking them to reject the SRA’s Handbook rule change application. The letter...

Courts Professional Access Pilot for Brighton Magistrates’ Court

Courts Professional Access Pilot for Brighton Magistrates’ Court

On 9th August HMCTS announced a small pilot scheme for streamlining access to courts for barristers and solicitors. The courts taking part in the pilot are: Brighton Magistrates’ Court, Maidstone Combined Court; Southwark Crown Court, Tameside Magistrates’ Court and Wood Green Crown Court. The scheme,...

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The Sussex Law Society Golf Society

The Sussex Law Society Golf Society

It is nearly a hundred years since The Sussex Law Society Golf Society (“SLSGS”) was formed by a group of solicitors practising in Brighton.  At that time Worthing and Eastbourne solicitors had their own golf societies and they competed with each other.  In time, the popularity of SLSGS advanced...

Sussex Law Society Ball Photos

Sussex Law Society Ball Photos

What a great evening at this year’s Annual Charity Ball!  See some photos here We had over 220 members and their guests and lots of other representation from organisations connected with the local legal community.  And we raised over £1200 for the Rockinghorse Appeal.  If you couldn’t...