News & Insights // Embracing the Future of Conveyancing Conference


With the changes now facing the Legal profession, the Society for Licensed Conveyancers (SLC) is holding a
6 CPD point conference on 22nd November, at the Riverside Centre in Derby, to provide an update on these
issues. CLS are pleased to be the Gold Sponsor of this event where the speakers will comprise of key industry
‘movers and shakers’.

If you enrol using the promotion code ‘CLS1’ and attend the conference, you will be entered in a draw for a weekend in Paris for 2!!

Given the current challenges and opportunities facing the conveyancing profession “Embracing the Future of Conveyancing” is a conference not to be missed!

The SLC has put together an exciting and invigorating array of topics that are of vital interest at the present time. Jennifer Bourne from the Council of Mortgage Lenders will give a presentation on mortgage fraud; Paul Broadhead from the Building Societies Association will provide an update on the subject of Lenders Panels. Victor Olowe, CEO of the Council of Licensed Conveyancers, will give his thoughts on the future for conveyancers and the legal profession. There will also be Alex Roy from the Legal Services Board speaking on Alternative Business Structures in light of the provisions of the Legal Services Act.

There will also be a detailed presentation on the SLC solution for Lenders Panels as well as a series of updates on what is new in the world of conveyancing.

Entrance to the conference will be £110.00 (£55.00 for Licensed Conveyancers) but if you enrol before the 4th November, this will be reduced to £100.00 (£50.00 for Licensed Conveyancers).

For the nights of the 21st and 22nd November, we have secured a number of rooms at the Holiday Express Inn for the discounted price of £66 including breakfast. To make a reservation, please telephone 01332 388 000 and ask for the SLC conference rate. This rate is only available until 4th November so you are advised to book early to secure a room. There are a number of other hotels near the venue if required: email mail@ conveyancers.org.uk for details.

We hope you will take this opportunity to see what is happening in the world of conveyancing plus share and exchange your thoughts with fellow professionals.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind Regards, Ruth Bucknell
Marketing Executive