Events & Training

For all seminar enquiries please contact Mark Beaumont at Annecto Legal Ltd Tel: 07730 217 643 Email: mark.beaumont@annectolegal.co.uk

Annecto Legal is a specialist in commercial litigation funding, offering free advice to individuals and businesses seeking to minimise both the costs and financial risks of taking legal action.

    27
    Jun

    Brexit Seminar, Belfast

    Post-Brexit issues in Commercial Dispute Resolution

    Tuesday 27th June 2017,   4pm – 6pm followed by networking drinks reception.

    Keynote speaker: David Greene, Senior Partner, Edwin Coe

    Our first event in Northern Ireland, in conjunction with both the Law Society and the Commercial Bar. To register please contact: 

    Jennifer Ferguson, Events Coordinator

    jennifer.ferguson@lawsoc-ni.org or 028 9023 1614



     

    Belfast_Seminar_June_2017.pdf

    Location

    Belfast

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    20
    Jun

    Professional Negligence Conference

    The Commercial Litigation Association is respected for holding some of the best conferences and seminars in the litigation community.

    Our first Professional Negligence Seminar will be hosted in the auditorium of leading professional services firm Deloitte.

    Over 4 hours of high quality training: Lunch on arrival from 12noon. Sessions begin from 12:45.

    -        Causation / Damages: Ben Patten QC of 4 New Square and Simon Cuerden, UK Head of Disputes and Investigations at Deloitte.

    -        Developments in different professions and growth prof neg markets: Helen Evans and Ben Hubble QC

    -        Defendant Perspective: Richard Highley, DAC Beachcroft

    -        Adjudication Scheme: Jonathan Sachs, Irwin Mitchell

    -        Panel Session (moderated by Mark Beaumont, Annecto Legal Ltd) with Michael Lent of Lakehouse Risk, Thomas Grant QC of Maitland Chambers, Shail Patel of 4 New Square and Simon Cuerden, UK Head of Disputes and Investigations at Deloitte.

    Close at 6pm followed by networking drinks and canapes until 7:30pm.

    £195 plus vat for Members  (Membership is £60 pa)

    Contact mark@annectolegal.co.uk to book your place.


     

    CLAN_Prof_Neg_Conference_June_2017_4.pdf

    Location

    Deloitte, Blackfriars, London

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    23
    Mar

    Asset Tracing & Judgment Enforcement

    Over 4 hours of high quality training.

    Lunch on arrival from 12noon. Sessions begin from 12:45.

    Close at 6pm followed by networking drinks and canapes until 7:30pm.

    Speakers from Jones Day, Grant Thornton, Gateley, PCB Litigation, Kobre & Kim, Mintz Group, Omni Bridgeway, Browne Jacobson.

    Topics: How insolvency practitioners and receivers can assist with the asset recovery process; Judgment Enforcement; Tracing and Timing; Innovative tracing techniques; Funding of Judgment Enforcement / Asset Recovery; Fraud & Ponzi Schemes.

    For details and to book please email mark.beaumont@annectolegal.co.uk

    £195 for members - £395 for non-members (plus VAT) 


     

    Location

    Jones Day, Blackfriars, London

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    23
    Nov

    Birmingham Disclosure Breakfast

    Birmingham Breakfast Seminar: Litigation Management & Disclosure in all sizes of Commercial Disputes

    - Technology & disclosure in mid-range disputes

    - Managed review and outsourced document review - How they work and should you adopt them?

    - Managing litigation budgets

    - Technology assisted review: The Pyrrho and BCA Trading cases

    - Scanning paper: An e-disclosure exercise? - The Atrium Training case

    8:30am for a 8:55am start. Close at 10:30am

    Free to both members & non-members

    To register interest in this event please email: mark@annectolegal.co.uk 


     

    CLAN_Birmingham_Seminar_23_Nov_2016.pdf

    Location

    Weightmans LLP, Birmingham

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    14
    Nov

    Autumn Conference 2016

    The Autumn Conference will cover a broad range of commercial dispute topics, as well as providing an excellent opportunity to meet other litigators.

    -          KEYNOTE: Mr Justice Birss

    -          The Shorter & Flexible Trials Pilot Schemes: One year on... 

    -          Duty of Good Faith - Derrick Dale QC, Fountain Court

    -          Criminal actions in Financial cases - Ian Mayes QC, Enterprise Chambers

    -          Instructing & Challenging Expert Witnesses - Daniel Djanogly, CVR & Jeremy Nicholson QC, 4 Pump Court

    -          "Hot tubbing" - Maura McIntosh, Herbert Smith Freehills LLP

    -          Managing and Improving Your Team’s Performance in Multi-Jurisdictional Matters:

    -          Mark Surguy of Weightmans, Umar Yasin of QuisLex and Chris Dale.

    £195 plus VAT for members and £395 for non-members.

    For further information please contact mark@annectolegal.co.uk


     

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    Location

    Trowers & Hamlins, London

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    26
    Oct

    Free Costs & Funding Breakfast

    Costs & Funding in Commercial Disputes: Where are we now and what does the future look like?

    Key costs update – Retainers, proportionality, budgeting and recoverability

    Funding update – What cases are actually getting funding? How do you get a case funded? What is the present market for funding like? Is ATE still a solution?

    Speakers:  Shaman Kapoor of Temple Garden Chambers, Anil Virji of Civil & Commercial Costs and Mark Beaumont of Annecto Legal Ltd.

    Arrivals/breakfast from 8am. Talk 8:30 to 9:30. Networking until 10:00am.

    Email mark@annectolegal.co.ukto attend for free.


     

    Location

    Penningtons Manches LLP, London

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    16
    Sep

    Disclosure Seminar for Herts, Beds, Bucks Region

    The growing burden of disclosure in disputes: Practical tips for your practice

    §  Managing disclosure in commercial litigation, insolvency investigations    and enforcement proceedings.

    §  Proportionately and alternative disclosure

    §  Technology – what’s possible and when does it add value?

    Daniel Kavan, Kroll OnTrack - Louise Brittain, Wilkins Kennedy - Dan Sutch, Carnoustie Consultants - Luke Harrison, Debenhams Ottaway

    Free for members / £25 for non-members

    Email mark@comlit.co.uk or speak to Mark Beaumont on 0800 612 6587


     

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    Location

    St Albans

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    17
    Jun

    Costs & Budgeting Breakfast

    Costs & Budgeting Breakfast with Simon Browne QC, PJ Kirby QC and Maira Gough of MRN Solicitors.

    Chaired by Mark Beaumont of Annecto Legal Ltd and hosted by K&L Gates.


     

    Costs_Breakfast_17_June_2015.pdf

    Location

    K&L Gates, New Change, London

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    14
    May

    Annual Conference 2015

    The CLAN Annual Conference with keynotes from Mr Justice Cooke and HHJ Waksman QC as well as contributions from PJ Kirby QC, David Greene of Edwin Coe, Michael Lent of Annecto Legal, Jonathan Ames of The Times, Will Davies of Grant Thornton and others.


     

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    Location

    Freshfields, Fleet Street, London

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    29
    Jan

    Birmingham Regional Seminar

    “Best practice for solicitors & commercial clients in the litigation process”

    Keynote Speakers: HHJ Simon Brown QC & Regional Costs Judge Richard Lumb

    Thursday 29th January 2015  @  3:45pm - 7:00pm

    DWF, One Snowhill, Snow Hill Queensway, Birmingham B4 6GA

    CPD Registered with the SRA: 2½ hours


     

    CLAN_Birmingham_Seminar_29_January_2015.pdf

    Location

    DWF

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    01
    Oct

    The Litigation Journey - An event to launch the new legal year

    An event to mark the start of the Legal Year.

    Master Gordon-Saker will deliver his first public address in his new role as Senior Costs Judge.

    Organised by Mark Beaumont of Annecto Legal – Specialists in commercial litigation funding.

    Details attached.


     

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    Location

    The Grange, St Paul's, London

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    12
    May

    Annual Conference 2014

    Keynote Address: The Rt. Hon. Sir Terence Etherton, the Chancellor of the High Court.

    §  Cyril Kinsky QC of 3 Verulam Buildings on Settlement offers.

    §  Marion Smith & Alexandra Bodnar of 39 Essex Street on Contract Law.

    §  Nina Barakzai, Group Head of Data Protection & Privacy, Sky on Social Media and e-disclosure

    §  Neil Merchandani of Hogan Lovells  and Daniel Kevan of Kroll Ontrack on Information Technology and Legal Project Management in Commercial Litigation

    §  Will Davies of Grant Thornton’s Forensic and Investigations on Financial services disputes from a forensic accounting view point.  


     

    CLAN_Annual_Conference_12_May_2014_8.pdf

    Location

    Hogan Lovells, London

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    19
    Jul

    Manchester Regional Seminar 2013

    After the Revolution whither Napoleon?

    Keynote address:  His Honour Judge Bird

    Brabners, 55 King Street, Manchester M2 4LQ

    CPD Registered with the SRA for 2 hours


     

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    Location

    Brabners

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    14
    May

    Annual Conference 2013


     

    CLAN_Annual_Conference_14_May_2013_Delegate_Pack.pdf

    Location

    Central London

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    28
    Nov

    Manchester Regional Seminar

    The Commercial Litigation Association is proud to announce the final regional seminar of 2012:


    A Brave New World?

    The Future for Commercial Litigators & Clients post-Jackson


    Presentations and Debate around:
    Costs, Funding, Insurance & Regulatory issues


    Keynote Speaker: His Honour Judge His Honour Judge Waksman QC



     

    CLAN_Seminar_Manchester_28_Nov_2012.pdf

    Location

    Kings Chambers, Manchester

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    22
    Oct

    Costs Management Training

    Costs Management Workshop for Commercial Litigators


    Costs Management will apply to all multi-track cases from 1 April 2013 in both the county court and the High Court.


    Smart practitioners are preparing…


     

    CLAN_Costs_Management_22_Oct_2012.pdf

    Location

    DACBeachcroft, London

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    22
    May

    Leeds Regional Seminar

    The Commercial Litigation Association is proud to announce the second regional seminar of 2012: Value & Delivery in Commercial Litigation


    Debate best practice for solicitors & commercial clients in the litigation process

    Including an address by His Honour Judge Gosnell


     

    CLAN_Invitation_Leeds_22_May_2012.pdf

    Location

    Addleshaw Goddard, Leeds

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    25
    Apr

    Birmingham Regional Seminar

    The Commercial Litigation Association is proud to announce the first regional seminar of 2012: Value & Delivery in Commercial Litigation

    Debate: “Best practice for solicitors & commercial clients in the litigation process”

    Includes an address by His Honour Judge Simon Brown QC


     

    CLAN_Invitation_Birmingham_25_April_2012.pdf

    Location

    Freeth Cartwright, Birmingham

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    12
    Mar

    Annual Conference 2012



     

    CLAN_Invitation_12_March_2012_2.pdf

    Location

    Central London

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