Southern Law Association

Welcome to the Southern Law Association

The SLA is a voluntary association of its members and is not legally incorporated. It does not have regulatory powers and duties akin to the Law Society of Ireland. However, the SLA has gained official status and recognition over the years. In particular, the SLA is, by law, entitled to nominate five of its members to sit on the council of the Law Society of Ireland.

About the SLA

Dating from the 1870s, The Southern Law Association (SLA) is an association of solicitors whose members consist of practitioners working in Cork City and County. Every solicitor practising in the City and County of Cork is entitled to apply to the SLA to be admitted as a member, subject to being proposed and approved by the council of the SLA. The SLA is a voluntary associ...

SLA Probate and Tax CPD

The Southern Law Association is delighted to announce that Anne Stephenson renowned Probate specialist of Stephenson Solicitors, and Padraic Courtney of the Law Society Law School will deliver an afternoon of CPD on the Law Society’s Guidelines and a Practitioners view on how best to assist the vulnerable in the context of wills and trusts and tax considerations.Introduct...

What is CPD?

What Is Continuing Professional Development? CPD is defined in the Regulations as “the provision of further education or training (or both) to a solicitor, whether relating to law or to management and professional development skills, intended to develop the solicitor in his or her professional knowledge, skills and abilities, and may be referred to in common usage as ‘CPD...

  • Welcome to the Southern Law Association

  • About the SLA

    Tuesday, 07 May 2013 00:00
  • SLA Probate and Tax CPD

    Friday, 30 October 2015 09:45
  • What is CPD?

    Tuesday, 07 May 2013 00:00

SLA Seminar

SLA Probate and Tax CPD

The Southern Law Association is delighted to announce that Anne Stephenson renowned Probate specialist of Stephenson Solicitors, and Padraic Courtney of the Law Society Law School will deliver an afternoon of CPD on the

Law Society’s Guidelines and a Practitioners view on how best to assist the vulnerable in the context of wills and trusts and tax considerations.

Introduction by Orla O Connell Solicitor, Member of Solicitors for the Elderly. Chaired by Juli Rea, Solicitor.
Bookings to the SLA Library, Courthouse, Washington Street, Cork
Cost €50
3 hours CPD (1 Regulatory and 2 General)