Solicitor Advocates Introductory Course 2022

The Society of Solicitor Advocates is running an Introductory Course for prospective Solicitor Advocates on Friday 14 January 2022 via Zoom. This course meets the criteria of an Introductory Course as defined under rule C.4. of the Law Society of Scotland Practice Rules 2011.

The half-day event is intended for all solicitors (civil or criminal) considering applying for Extended Rights of Audience who would like to know more about the process and require to attend a mandatory Introductory Course.

Speakers include Lord Ericht and Lord Armstrong as well as Sonia Gentile-Mills, the Accreditation Manager of Education, Training and Qualifications at the Law Society of Scotland, and experienced Solicitor Advocates involved with the training and qualification processes.

There will also be a panel session dealing with practical and topical matters relative to practising as a Solicitor Advocate.

The course will run from 9am sharp until 12.30pm and costs £75.

If you would like to attend the course, please contact our Administrator, Ellen Wilson, on 01506 846587 or email