The 2011 Foundation Dinner – Its a sell out!

The Chichester and District Law Society Annual General Meeting will be held on 25th November 2011 at Vicars’ Hall, Chichester Cathedral at 6:30pm. For more information on the venue, please click here. Unfortunately, this is now a sell out, but please do attend the AGM at 6:30pm

The Big Bang – the countdown begins – 6th October 2011

The legal profession will undergo the most profound changes at Big Bang, much in the same way as the financial sector did following the 27 October 1986 changes to the Rules of the London Stock Exchange. The old partnerships were swept away, merchant banks became investment banks and the Yanks came riding in to town […]

Elderly Client Update 2011 (5 CPD hours)

Elderly Client Update 2011 (5 CPD hours) on 27th October 2011 in Chichester This course is amended and updated each year to take account of recent case law and new legislation and aimed at the private client practitioner. The detailed notes include practical examples, draft clauses, specimen letters and action points. The materials are constantly […]

Conveyancing 2011 Update (5 CPD hours)

Conveyancing 2011 Update (5 CPD hours) on 18th October 2011 in Chichester Conveyancing update 2011 is an essential update for all residential property practitioners includes the topics listed below, together with an analysis of the implications for practice. Please note this content is subject to change from time to time, in order to ensure that the […]

Family Law Update 2011 (6 CPD hours)

Family Law Update 2011 (6 CPD hours) on 21st October 2011 in Chichester An essential update on the latest developments in Family Law in Chichester. Update Divorce Jurisdictional and validity issues Ancillary Relief Agreements in AR – The impact of Radmacher Case law post Charman Post separation assets Inherited wealth – included or excluded? Cohabitation […]

Residential Landlord and Tenant Litigation (3 CPD hours)

Residential Landlord and Tenant Litigation (3 CPD hours) on 15th September 2011 in Chichester The course is aimed at solicitors either who litigate on behalf of tenants and/or landlords. With the rise in litigation over anti-social behaviour orders, Section 11 cases and a general move by Public Authorities and Housing Associations to force tenants to […]

Dobsons Solicitors

As you may be aware Dobsons Solicitors of 4 Northgate, Chichester West Sussex PO19 1BB has closed. As of 28th January 2011 the practice was intervened by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The SRA has appointed Susie Dryden of Blake Lapthorn, New Kings Court, Tollgate, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO53 3LG, tel: 0845 430 4086, DX 155850, Eastleigh, […]

New CPD courses announced – Update

Chichester and District Law Society are pleased to announce 2 further CPD courses in conjunction with CLT. These are as follows: Wills and Probate Update 2011 on 12th May 2011 (5 CPD hours) Commercial Property Update 2011 on 14th June 2011 (6 CPD hours) Building Control and Enforcement Issues for Residential Conveyancers on 8th July 2011 Residential […]

Wills and Probate Update 2011- 14th June 2011 – (5 CPD hours)

This course will acquaint private client practitioners with recent developments in the areas of Will drafting, construction and interpretation, Probate practice and related tax issues to ensure practitioners can apply these developments to their daily practice and be able to discuss the changes in an informed way with colleagues and clients. Wills, trust and probate […]

Commercial Property Update – 12th May 2011 (6 CPD hours)

Commercial Property Update on 12th May 2011 (6 CPD hours) This course updates the busy practitioner on a huge range of recent and pending commercial property law and practice changes. All recent cases and legislative changes are reviewed, as are the implications of legal practice and policy changes, and the changing economic climate. Topics will […]