ACL Legal Aid Group Seminar - 10 September 2018

5 CPD hours

The ever-popular event for all those working and interested in legally aided costs returns. With senior Legal Aid Agency staff speaking and running a one-to-one drop in session, this is a chance for attendees to resolve some of their more problematic legal aid issues. Hear from the experts and network with others in the field of legal aid.

Speakers are:-

  • Anthony Leal – LAA Solicitor – Update on CCFS 
  • Stephen Barker - LAA Finance Technical Lead - Drop-in session and Q&A 
  • Matthew Gold - Matthew Gold & Co Ltd Solicitors - Non- Family VHCCs 
  • Matthew Howgate – DG Legal – GDPR Update
Registration: 9.30
Seminar starts: 10.00
Seminar ends: 17.00


09.30 – 10.00


10.00 – 11.30

Non-Family VHCCs

Matthew Gold, Senior Partner/Director at Matthew Gold & Co Ltd and Joint Head of Civil Actions Against Public Authorities.

11.30 – 11.45


11.45 – 12.45

GDPR Update

Matthew Howgate, formerly a senior legal adviser and secretary to the Contract Review Body at the Legal Services Commission and currently an independent consultant with DG Legal.

12.45 – 13.45


and CCMS  Drop-In with  to discuss and access your problem CCMS cases online

Stephen Barker

13.45 – 15.15

Update on CCFS

Anthony Leal, Solicitor and head of the Exceptional and Complex Cases Team at the Legal Aid Agency

15.15 – 15.30


15.30 – 17.00

Questions and Answers

Stephen Barker, Legal Aid Agency Finance Technical Lead

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In Brief

  • Monday 10 September 2018
  • Friday 31 August 2018
  • Radisson Blu Hotel, 12 Holloway Circus, Birmingham