SYLA event: Spotlight On … Commercial Litigation (Dispute Resolution Series)

Join SYLA for the first event in our new Dispute Resolution series: Spotlight On… Commercial Litigation

SYLA are delighted to announce the launch of its’ Dispute Resolution Series – a string of events with a principal focus on Dispute Resolution, Litigation, ADR and Advocacy.

The first event is entitled “Spotlight on… Commercial Litigation” where leading members of the Scots bench and bar will be discussing all things commercial litigation.

Speakers include:-

Join us at 6pm on Wednesday 30 November 2022 at the Mackenzie Building in Edinburgh for a must-attend panel event for litigators and aspiring litigators alike.

Register at Eventbrite here.


APIL Clinical Negligence Conference 2022

* External event hosting by APIL *

Ampersand’s Lauren Sutherland KC is the opening speaker at day one of the APIL Clinical Negligence conference, discussing Montgomery and Beyond.

Full programme and how to register can be found on the APIL’s website: APIL annual clinical negligence conference 2022


PEOPIL Event – Joint conference of the Medical Negligence EEG and the Product Liability, Pharmaceutical and Mass Tort EEG

***External Event***

2 day conference. Day 1 Clinical Negligence programme chaired by Ampersand’s Lauren Sutherland QC.

Full programme can be viewed here.

Video of event can be viewed via YouTube here.


The Personal Injury Virtual Conference – CLT Scotland event

*Central Law Training Scotland event*

Speakers include Ampersand’s Susanne Tanner QC speaking on “The use of Arbitration in Personal Injury cases”.

Full details of the other speakers and how to sign up on the CLT website here.


The Prorogation Case: A Panel Discussion

University of Edinburgh event

Professor Christine Bell (Edinburgh)

Professor Aileen McHarg (Durham)
Professor Stephen Tierney (Edinburgh)
Mr Paul Reid (Ampersand Advocates)

Time: 2pm – 4pm

This event is free and open to all. No registration necessary.


Inspire MediLaw event: Clinical Negligence Conference

An Inspire MediLaw event, chaired by Ampersand’s Lauren Sutherland QC.

Pulmonary embolism remains the leading cause of preventable in-hospital death.  Thromboprophylaxis is the most important patient safety strategy in patients admitted to hospital.

As part of each speaker’s presentation on medico-legal issues in their field generally, we will also consider the use of thromboprophylaxis in patients within that specific practice area.

Chaired by Lauren Sutherland QC, this conference offers claimant and defendant lawyers the opportunity to learn from, and network with, leading consultants and medico-legal professionals.

Full details and how to sign up can be found on the Inspire MediLaw website here.