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Welcome to the Law Society Continuing Professional Development Portal - a convenient one-stop point for your learning needs.

Upcoming Events

State Courts Bar Room (map)
Public CPD Points: 1.0 Points per module  Practice Areas: Crime      Training Level: General The third run of the Criminal Law Training Programme 2017 (“Programme”) will continue to serve CLAS Fellows, active CLAS volunteers and other practitioners wishing to develop or improve their criminal practice knowledge and skills. Free or subsidised access to the various lessons will be made available to active CLAS volunteers. The Programme will incl...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: Module 1 - 1.5 Points , Module 2 - 1.0 Point , Module 3 - 1.5 Points , Module 4 - 1.0 Points and Module 5 - 1.5 Points Practice Area: Civil Procedure Training Level: General IMPORTANT NOTE: PLEASE READ BEFORE REGISTERING *SkillsFuture Credit is applicable for this programme Skillsfuture is only applicable for those who *attend and complete all 5 modules. To submit a claim using Skillsfuture, please visit http://www.skillsfuture.sg/credit/submit-a-claim . SkillsF...
The Law Society of Singapore, 39 South Bridge Road, Amicus Room
The Legal Secretarial Course is suitable for staff working in a Singapore Law Practice who wish to understand the foundations and basics of being a legal secretary. This course has been enhanced to cover more aspects of law practice and the legal environment, and aims to provide valuable legal knowledge and the practical skills from a practitioner’s perspective.  Participants will gain a better appreciation of the context and parameters of their work in a law practice which will ...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
Public CPD Points: 3  Practice Area: Professional Skills Training Level: General  REGISTRATION CLOSED. PLEASE EMAIL CPD@LAWSOC.ORG.SG SHOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PLACED ON WAITLIST. Lawyers are used to dealing with conflict. And a lot of the time, it is about the substance of the conflict or the relationship issues between the parties. Sometimes, we even broadly refer to "personality clashes" as a one of the contributors to conflict. However, we often do not examine, from a cognitive p...
The Law Society of Singapore, 39 South Bridge Road, Singapore 058673 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: 12 Points  Practice Area: Professional Skills Training Level: General  In recent years, we have seen changes taking place in the legal industry, law firms and legal practitioners are no longer doing the same things they used to do. With the changing landscape of work, together with the new and emerging legal workforce, it is ever more important for law firm leaders to put in place talent management structures to manage and develop an engaged workforce...
Royal Palm, 6 Eu Tong Sen Street, #04-86/87, The Central (map)
Public CPD Points: 6.0 Practice Area: Other Training Level: General About the Conference The Public & International Law Committee of The Law Society of Singapore is proud to present the Public International Law Conference 2017. Public international law governs the interactions between States, as well as between States and individuals, organisations and other entities.It manifests in everyday national and regional issues like haze prevention and also in the clash of global powe...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: Day 1 - 6; Day 2 - 6  Practice area: Professional Skills Training Level: General  REGISTRATION CLOSED. PLEASE EMAIL CPD@LAWSOC.ORG.SG SHOULD YOU LIKE TO BE PLACED ON WAITLIST. Negotiation is a key competency of lawyering. Yet many of us do not have formal training in negotiating. Often, we negotiate by acting instinctively (and often randomly), or emulating our seniors, or (perish forbid) model what we see on shows like Jerry Maguire or Suits. And through ...
55 Market Street Singapore 048941, Level 3 Conference Rm 1 (map)
Public CPD Points: 2.0 points   Practice Areas: Professional Skills Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR Managing clients in a professional services practice is never easy, particularly when confronted by a challenging client, be it a client who is overly aggressive or demanding, secretive, hostile, vengeful, mentally ill or one who is unwilling to accept advice rendered. How do you go about identifying and understanding their motivations? What practical steps can you take...
Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre - Level 3, Cassia Main Ballroom (map)
*SkillsFuture Credit is application for this conference SkillsFuture is a national movement to provide Singaporeans, 25 years and above, and is a self-sponsored individual, the opportunities to develop their fullest potential throughout life, regardless of their starting points. Individuals who attend this programme may apply their S$500.00 SkillsFuture credit (or any part thereof) to offset the cost of attending the programme. For more information, please refer to www.skillsfuture.sg...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 (map)
ABOUT THIS SEMINAR Information, there’s a wealth of it out there in the market but when it comes to legal matters, how can you be assured of the credibility of the source - Especially so for cross-border transactions where matters are beyond your area of expertise.  In a recent survey of cross-border practitioners, 78% of respondents agreed that internationalisation drives the growth of cross-border transactions and may continue to rise irrespective of economic cycles. In Singapore,...
Clifford Chance - MBFC, 25th Floor, Tower 3, 12 Marina Boulevard, Spore 018982 (map)
No. of Public CPD Points: 1.5 Practice Area: Corporate/Commercial Training Level: General ABOUT THIS SEMINAR Since the global financial crisis of 2008, banks and financial institutions have come under increased regulatory scrutiny. This has led to a greater demand for lawyers who have experience and expertise navigating complicated cross-border regulatory and advisory work. Lawyers from Clifford Chance and Cavenagh Law LLP who have been involved in cutting edge regulatory and advisory matte...
137 Cecil Street, Level 3, Toyko Room 2 Singapore 069537 (map)
Public CPD Points: 10 Practice area:  Alternative Dispute Resolution Training Level: Foundation ABOUT THIS SEMINAR This series of seminars has been organized to provide beginners with an overview on arbitration. Participants will learn about fundamental concepts and principles in arbitration, arbitration agreements, the role of arbitration institutions, arbitral tribunals and national courts, and the setting aside and enforcement of arbitral awards. The seminars comprise 4 sessions...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 (map)
For information on private CPD points, please refer to: https://www.silecpdcentre.sg/Documents/CPD%20Guides/Claiming_Private_CPD_Points.pdf -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABOUT THE SEMINAR Financial Education can help improve financial literacy levels, leading to better financial behavior and impr...
55 Market Street, #03-01, Spore 048941 (CR 1) (map)
Public CPD Points: 18.0 Practice Area: Family Training Level: Intermediate [REGISTRATION CLOSED. THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST!] ABOUT THIS PROGRAMME [ELIGIBLE TO USE SKILLSFUTURE!] Making and carrying out decisions relating to the care of and access to children with a spouse or an ex-spouse are some of the biggest challenges faced by parties in separation or divorce. For highly acrimonious parties, co-parenting is fraught with difficulties and presents a great strain n...
The Law Society of Singapore - 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 (map)
Public CPD Points: 18.0 (To be confirmed) Practice Area: Civil Procedure Training Level: Advanced Date/Time Venue Part 1: 16 September 2017, Saturday (9.00am – 1.00pm) The Law Society of Singapore 39 South Bridge Road, Level 2 (Amicus Room), Singapore 058673 Part 2: 21 September 2017, Thursday (2.30pm – 6.45pm) 22 September 2017, Friday (9.00am – 7.30pm) TKP Conference Centre @ Cecil Street 137 Cecil...
Law Society of Singapore - Amicus Room Lvl 2 (map)
Public CPD Points: 18.0  Practice Area: Family Training Level: General ABOUT THIS PROGRAMME  This three-day workshop will comprise of the intermediate and advanced training for Parenting Coordination. This course is designed for participants who had completed the Basic Parenting Coordination Training Programme. Priority will be given to participants who completed the Basic Parenting Coordination Training Programme in 2016. Parenting Coordination – I...
Module 1,2&5: Law Society, Module 4: Cecil Street & Module 5:Temasek Polytechnic (map)
About the Course  No law practice or legal department can operate effectively without paralegals and legal support staff. In recognition of their important role, the Law Society of Singapore and Temasek Polytechnic have developed a foundational certificate course on various aspects of Procedural and Substantive Law and Practice Management specifically designed for these stakeholders. This course has also been enhanced to cover more aspects of Law Practice and the legal environoment. 3 new ...
The Law Society of Singapore, 39 South Bridge Road (map)
Public CPD Points: 30.0 (TBC) Practice Area: Family Training Level: Intermediate About the Course The Law Society of Singapore and MiKK e.V. International Mediation Centre for Family Conflict and Child Abduction (“MiKK”) is proud to jointly organise  the "Cross-Border Family Mediation Training" in Singapore.  This 50-hour advanced training course will cover the relevant legal aspects of international family conflicts, differences in national family legislation, th...

Law Society's Training Roadmap for Members

Nuts and Bolts for the Learning Lawyer - this focuses on developing a firm foundation for basic skills required by new practitioners and those who wish to develop their skills in an existing practice area or to practise in a new practice area.

Latest Developments for the Busy Practitioner - this focuses on giving practitioners quick legal updates on case law and legislation and their implications in core areas of practice such as civil practice, corporate practice, conveyancing practice, criminal practice, family law practice and insolvency law practice.

Practice Management for the Savvy Practitioner -  this focuses on imparting practice knowledge and techniques to assist practitioners to manage and develop their law practices.

New Frontiers for the Cutting Edge Lawyer - this focuses on giving practitioners an insight into specialized and emerging areas of practice.

Legal Courses for Law Firm Staff - this focuses on supporting law firms through the delivery of knowledge, techniques and skills developments courses for law firm staff.