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CPD

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

Legal Executives are encouraged to continue their own professional development. It is recommended that Legal Executives update their skills and legal knowledge on an ongoing basis.

 

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT( CPD ) SEMINARS & COURSES IILEX 2016

  • Taxation of Legal Costs - Speaker Mr. Shane O’Donnell ,Legal Costs Accountant/Solicitor in Dublin. CPD IILEX -Council Chamber City Hall Dublin -15 November 2016.

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) SEMINARS & COURSES IILEX 2015

  • Local Authority Law-  An Overview  and  Recent Developments - Speaker, David Browne BL- CPD/IILEX --Dublin City Hall -28th Oct
  • Probate – Speaker - Mary McKeever Solicitor - Eugene F. Collins – CPD IILEX/GCD – 13th April.
  • Career Options within the Legal Profession and preparation of a CV - Speaker  - Brightwater Group (Brightwater Recruitment Specialists). CPD IILEX/GCD  Griffith College Dublin Conference Centre - 31st March.
  • Beneits of Membership of IILEX and becoming a Legal Executive - Speaker - Patrick J. Courtney - CPD IILEX/GCD  - Griffith College - 4th February

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) SEMINARS & COURSES IILEX 2014

  • Probate – Speaker - Mary McKeever Solicitor of Eugene F.Collins – City Hall – 23 October.
  • Debt Mediation - Speaker – Brendan Kilty SC.– Central Hotel Chambers –  21 June.
  • Impromptu Speech and Introduction to Toastmasters/ Public Speaking - Speaker- Patrick Devaney, Chartered Accountant and Toastmaster - Central  Hotel Chambers  - 21June.
  • A personal Introduction to the James Joyce House of the Dead 15 Usher's Island, Dublin - a fitting subject in the week Bloomsday was celebrated - Speaker - Brendan Kilty SC.- Central Hotel Chambers--21June.

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) SEMINARS & COURSES IILEX 2013

  • Career Options within the Legal Profession - Speaker Catriona O'Dwyer Solicitor, Brightwater Group (Brightwater Recruitment Specialists). CPD IILEX/GCD 2013 Griffith College Dublin Conference Centre 10 October.
  • Personal Insolvency Act 2012 - Speaker Eamonn Carney Solicitor, Carney Mc Carthy Solicitors. CPD IILEX 2013 City Hall 27th June.
  • Prison Visiting Committees - the Prison Visiting Board Act 1925 - Prisons in Ireland & South Africa - A Comparison. Speaker Fintan Hudson FIILEx. International Liaison Officer of the Irish South African Association. CPD IILEX 2013 Meyrick Hotel Galway 22nd June.(See video under Resources)
  • Lay Litigants' and Pro Bono representation and advocacy in the huge social and economic crisis caused by our over indetedness - Speaker Finbar Markey Gerontologist. CPD IILEX 2013 Meyrick Hotel Galway 22nd June. (See video under Resources)

CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT (CPD) SEMINARS & COURSES IILEX 2012

  • Address on Developments & Judicial Opportunities for Legal Executives - Speaker First Legal Executive Judge Ian Ashley-Smith (CILEX UK). IILEX 2012
  • Seminar on Innocence Project with David Langwallner B.L. CPD IILEX 2012.(See video under Resources)
  • Motivational Speaker Sinead Kane Solicitor. CPD IILEX 2012

PREVIOUS COURSES:-

  • E-Stamping Conveyancing Revenue. CPD IILEX/GCD 2009.
  • Team Building, Belbin's Team Roles - with Ms Gay White M.Sc. Occupational Psychologist. CPD IILEX 2008.
  • New Developments in Probate & Succession - Speakers William Binchy Regius Professor of Laws, Ruth Cannon B.L., Rita Considine B.L., Ciaran Craven B.L. & Nora Lillis Solicitor. CPD IILEX/TCD 2004.
  • Law of Torts Recent Developments Statute of Limitations, Asbestos Litigation. Company Law, - Speakers Mr Vincent Nolan B.L. and Mr Andrew Fitzpatrick B.L. CPD IILEX/Law Society 2003.
  • Conveyancing Common causes of action & remedies regarding land. Recent Case Law. Pleadings. Speaker Ms Cathleen Noctor B.L. CPD IILEX/Law Society 2003.