Forthcoming Events & Seminars

  • Bristol arbitration seminar on 15 September 2022

    3PB Bristol Arbitration Seminar in association with the Bristol Law Society

    Date: Thursday 15th Sep 2022
    Time: 4:45 pm - 6:30 pm
    Venue: The Unilit Club, 20 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HP

    3PB Barristers are delighted to invite you to our in-person Arbitration seminar on Thursday 15 September - 5pm, at Bristol's Unilit Club. Bristol Law Society co-President and Temple Bright partner Edward Thompson will chair this interactive panel seminar, featuring experienced 3PB arbitration advocates David Parratt QC (Scot) and Patrick Heneghan and Annecto Legal Director Mark Beaumont. Our arbitrators' focus will be on the following themes: Running a successful arbitration Clauses, procedure, tactics Funding and ATE We welcome your questions ahead of…

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    The Family Court User’s Guide to DOLS and Allegations of Sexual Abuse

    Date: Thursday 15th Sep 2022
    Time: 4:45 pm - 6:30 pm

    An in-person seminar from Duncan Lewis Solicitors in collaboration with 3PB Barristers and No5 Barristers Chambers alongside guest speaker District Judge Stephen Parker. Orla Grant, Barrister, No5 Barristers Chambers Sexual Abuse Allegations in Care Proceedings - From her extensive experience in cases involving allegations of sexual abuse, Orla will talk about some of the common (and not so common) issues that arise and how best to approach them when acting for respondents. Matiss Krumins, Barrister,…

  • 19th Annual Construction Law Seminar

    19th Annual Construction Law Seminar - London - 6 October 5:30PM

    Date: Thursday 6th Oct 2022
    Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Venue: The National Liberal Club, Whitehall Place, London SW1A 2HE

    Following the lifting of Covid restrictions, we are delighted to welcome you back, in-person, to our Construction and Engineering Law Group's Annual seminar. Topics The seminar, chaired by Head of Group Peter Collie, will include presentations from Rowan Planterose, James Davison and Nick Kaplan on the following topics: Rowan Planterose will consider "Adjudication: An adjudicator’s perspective." James Davison will review “The Use and Abuse of Expert Witness Evidence: how the policies underlying the rules for the courts…

  • 19th Annual Construction Law Seminar

    19th Annual Construction Law Seminar - Bristol - 13 October 5:30PM

    Date: Thursday 13th Oct 2022
    Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Venue: The Unilit Club, 20 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HP

    Following the lifting of Covid restrictions, we are delighted to welcome you back, in-person, to our Construction and Engineering Law Group's Annual seminar. Topics The seminar, chaired by Paul Newman, will include presentations from Rowan Planterose, James Davison and Nick Kaplan on the following topics: Rowan Planterose will consider "Adjudication: An adjudicator’s perspective." James Davison will review “The Use and Abuse of Expert Witness Evidence: how the policies underlying the rules for the courts receiving expert evidence…

Previous Events & Seminars

  • The new school exclusions, suspensions and pupil movement guidance webinar

    The new school exclusions, suspensions and pupil movement guidance webinar

    Date: Wednesday 20th Jul 2022
    Time: 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    Join 3PB Education Law barristers in conversation about the new school exclusions, suspensions and pupil movement guidance, published by the Department for Education on 13 July 2022. Alice de Coverley and Charlotte Hadfield, authors of "A practical guide to the law in relation to school exclusions", the leading textbook on the subject, will lead you through all the upcoming changes to the statutory guidance, and what to expect from 1 September 2022, when this guidance comes…

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    Criminal law update - 13 July

    Date: Wednesday 13th Jul 2022
    Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
    Venue: Central Winchester

    Due to several significant recent changes and developments in Criminal law, 3PB Barristers is providing a free seminar on Wednesday 13th July 2022 in Winchester at 17:00  to 18:30. Topics being covered include: Sentencing updates (Harper's Law, increase in maximum sentences for child cruelty offences/causing death by dangerous/careless driving, whole life orders for premeditated murder of a child, powers to halt the automatic early release of dangerous offenders, ending halfway release for sentences between 4 and 7 years,…

  • 30 June 2022 Family law brunch webinar

    Family law brunch - via Zoom - 30 June 11am

    Date: Thursday 30th Jun 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    The 3PB family law team's next brunch will be on Thursday 30 June at 11am for one hour. This month's webinar will be hosted by 3PB family barristers Mark Calway and Rachel Bloxwich. Mark Calway will present 'Conduct in Financial Remedies.' Rachel Bloxwich will consider 'The Bank of Mum and Dad: The Impact of Family Loans in Financial Remedy Proceedings'. We would be delighted to see you on Zoom. Please register above so that we know we have enough Zoom spaces available.

  • 26 May family law brunh webinar

    Family law brunch - via Zoom - 26 May 11am

    Date: Thursday 26th May 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    Our next family law brunch webinar will take place on Thursday 26 May at 11am. Your hosts this month will be 3PB family barristers Luke Nelson and Sam Pentony. Luke Nelson will consider 'FRC Efficiency Statement: You have Twenty Seconds to Comply.' Sam Pentony will present 'Enforcement of Financial Remedies Orders.' We would be delighted to see you on Zoom. Please register below so that we know we have enough Zoom spaces available.

  • Statutory arbitration under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022

    Commercial Law Webinar: Statutory Arbitration, Enforcement and other issues under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022

    Date: Thursday 12th May 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    3PB Barristers are hosting a free Commercial Law Webinar via Zoom on Thursday 12 May at 11:00 for one hour. Members of the Commercial Group, David Parratt QC (Scot), Charles Irvine and Rebecca Farrell consider statutory arbitration, enforcement and other issues under the Commercial Rent (Coronavirus Act) 2022. The team also reflects on arbitration as a tool for dispute resolvers against the backdrop of this new legislation; the evolving debate concerning compulsory ADR and party’s…

  • 3PB family law brunch with Mishcon de Reya

    Family law brunch with Mishcon de Reya - via Zoom - 28 April 11am

    Date: Thursday 28th Apr 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    The 3PB family law team will be holding brunch with Mishcon de Reya via Zoom on Thursday 28 April at 11am for one hour. Your hosts this month will be 3PB family barrister James Legg, who will be partnering with Alex Brereton, Associate in Mishcon de Reya's family team. James Legg and Alex Brereton will discuss the law and practicalities relevant to adducing opinions from shadow experts in Family Law cases in their talk "Stepping out of the shadows:…

  • Family Law brunch webinar on 22 march 2022

    Family law brunch - via Zoom - 22 March 11am

    Date: Tuesday 22nd Mar 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    As the 3PB family law team celebrates 2 years of brunches on Zoom, we very much hope to see you at our next family law brunch, which will take place on Tuesday 22 March at 11am for 1 hour including Q&A. Your hosts this month will be family law specialists Hamish Dunlop and Poonam Bhari. Hamish Dunlop will present 'Divorce for a Modern Age: The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020'. The relevant sections of…

  • January 2022 family law brunch

    Family law brunch - via Zoom - 27 January 11am

    Date: Thursday 27th Jan 2022
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    The 3PB family law team wishes you a happy, healthy new year. We very much hope to see you at our next family law brunch, which will take place via Zoom on Thursday 27 January at 11am for one hour. Your hosts this month will be family law specialists Nathalie Bull and Ségolène Lapeyre. Nathalie Bull will consider ‘Fact Finding Hearings – Tips and Tricks’. Ségolène Lapeyre will present ‘The extremity of discretion: summary disposal of Children Act proceedings'. We would…

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    Join Nicola Frost, author of a new seminal book ‘A Practical Guide to Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements’ - via Zoom - Wednesday 12th January - 5:30pm

    Date: Wednesday 12th Jan 2022
    Time: 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    Join Nicola Frost, the author of ‘A Practical Guide to Pre-Nuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements’ on Wednesday 12th January at 5:30pm for the launch of this seminal new text on nuptial agreements. Both practical and informative, this will be the go-to text for family finance practitioners advising in respect of a nuptial agreement. During this free event, Nicola Frost will celebrate the launch of her new book with you, along with barristers Matthew Cannings and Amy Beddis​. The trio will highlight the key issues…

  • Victoria Jones

    CITMA Webinar: UK case law update

    Date: Wednesday 15th Dec 2021
    Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    Venue: Online

    ​3PB Intellectual Property specialist Victoria Jones (pictured here) is delighted to present at CITMA's webinar on Wednesday 15 December at 12:30pm. Victoria will dissect the biggest UK IP cases from this year and what they mean for you and your clients. Ensure you’re up to speed on the latest decisions from the UK IPO and the courts of England, Scotland and Wales. Time: 12:00 - Login available 12:30 - Presentation 13:45 - Q&A 14:00 - End There…

  • Family law brunch november 2021

    Family law brunch - via Zoom - 25 November 11am

    Date: Thursday 25th Nov 2021
    Time: 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Venue: Via Zoom

    The 3PB family team is hosting brunch via Zoom on Thursday 25 November at 11am for one hour, in our series of monthly informal get-togethers. Your hosts this month will be family law specialists Aimee Fox and Ségolène Lapeyre. Aimee Fox will consider ‘Time for a Change? Variation Applications in Financial Remedy and Schedule 1 Proceedings’. Ségolène Lapeyre will present ‘Can it go in the bundle? (Un)authorised disclosures in financial remedy proceedings’. ​We would be delighted to…

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    Hirachand (“Re H”) in the Court of Appeal - via Zoom - 20 October 5pm

    Date: Wednesday 20th Oct 2021
    Time: 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
    Venue: via Zoom

    Hirachand (“Re H”) in the CoA: radical and important changes to the litigation of cases under the Inheritance Act 1975 A webinar by Oliver Ingham, Counsel for the Appellant - Wednesday 20 October 5pm to 5:45pm The Court of Appeal's judgment in Hirachand v Hirachand is the most important decision in the area of the Inheritance Act 1975 since the Supreme Court heard Illot v Mitson in 2017. The Judgment of King LJ is a tour de force of many previously controversial and contentious issues…