J2J: Lawyers’ Liability Day

12 Feb 2015, 12:00 am

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As part of Hardwicke’s Junior to Junior (J2J) programme, our junior professional liability barristers are offering a day of workshops aimed at trainees and solicitors with 1-2 years PQE, addressing the important issues which arise in the context of solicitors’ negligence.

09.00: Registration and breakfast

09.30: Introductory session

Introduction to professional negligence claims against solicitors

11.00: Coffee break

11.15: First and Second Workshops

Delegates will be divided into small groups to consider professional negligence claims against solicitors in three particular contexts:

  • Negligence in the context of litigation
  • Conveyancers’ negligence
  • Will drafting and disappointed beneficiaries to wills

12.45: Lunch

13.30: Third Workshop

The workshops continue

14.15: Wrap-up/Q&A session

14.30: Conclusion