Events Archive

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10/12/2014

Michael O'Sullivan speaking at Court of Protection Conference in London on 10 December

Michael O'Sullivan will be speaking on Costs in Court of Protection Cases at the MBL Court of Protection - 2014 Law and Practice Conference.

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10/12/2014

Barbara Rich speaking at IBC Conference on 10 December 2014

Barbara Rich is speaking on the "Effects of Foreign Succession Laws on Trusts and Capacity Issues" at the IBC "Trusts Jurisdicion and Conflict of Laws Issues" Conference in Central London.

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13/11/2014

Miranda Allardice and Barbara Rich running a series of Mediation seminars for the Law Society

Miranda Allardice and Barbara Rich are running a series of regional seminars on ADR for the Law Society throughout the month of November.

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10/11/2014

Mark Herbert QC and Barbara Rich to speak at STEP Charities Special Interest Group AGM

Mark Herbert QC and Barbara Rich are speaking at the STEP Charities Special Interest Group AGM in London.

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10/11/2014

Autumn Seminar places can now be booked

We are running two seminars in September and October. The first will be an Introduction to the Inheritance and Trustees' Powers Act 2014 and the second will be an update on recent Contentious Probate.

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14/10/2014

Members of 5 Stone Buildings speaking on the Court of Protection in Leeds

Barbara Rich, Mark Baxter and Jordan Holland are speaking on the Court of Protection at Gordons in Leeds.

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25/09/2014

Members speaking at SGCL Court of Protection Conference

Michael O'Sullivan and Jordan Holland will be speaking at the Autumn Update on the Court of Protection run by SGCL

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04/07/2014

Chris Whitehouse and Miranda Allardice speaking at the Law Society's Annual Private Client Conference in July

Chris Whitehouse and Miranda Allardice are both speaking at the Law Society's Annual Private Client Conference on 4 July.

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22/05/2014

5 Stone Buildings Seminars coming up this Spring

We will be delivering a series of Seminars this Spring starting with the Annual Court of Protection Update for 2014

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20/05/2014

Chris Whitehouse and Ruth Hughes speaking at Liverpool Law Society and STEP conference in May

Chris Whitehouse and Ruth Hughes will both be speaking at the Private Client Conference 2014 in Liverpool organised by the Liverpool Law Society in conjunction with STEP Liverpool.

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24/04/2014

Members to deliver Court of Protection Seminars to STEP branches this Spring

Mark Baxter, Jordan Holland and Ruth Hughes will be delivering a seminar on the Court of Protection to the Lakes and Lancaster STEP branch on 24th April. This will be followed by more seminars at other STEP branches.

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16/04/2014

Chris Whitehouse speaking at STEP Spring Conference series

Chris Whitehouse will be speaking at this series of STEP Spring Conferences in the coming months taking place in various cities

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20/03/2014

Members speaking at Wills, Trusts and Contentious Probate Update Conference in Central London

Several members from 5 Stone Buildings are speaking at this conference in Central London organised by Simon Gore. Penelope Reed QC will be chairing the event.

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18/03/2014

Annual Court of Protection Update notes now available

The notes from the 5 Stone Buildings Annual Court of Protection seminar are now available to be downloaded from here

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15/03/2014

Members speaking at a number of events

Penelope Reed QC and Henry Legge QC will be speaking at a number of events this Spring

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16/01/2014

Book your place at the next 5 Stone Buildings Seminar on Art Law

Places can now be booked at the next chambers' seminar on Art Law on 16th January 2014

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14/01/2014

Penelope Reed QC speaking at Law Society events around the country

Penelope Reed QC will be delivering a series of talks as part of the Law Society's Private Client Winter Seminars

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10/12/2013

Michael O'Sullivan speaking at Tax Planning for Non-Doms conference in Central London

Michael O'Sullivan will be speaking at the IBC conference on Tax Planning for Non-Domiciliaries in December. A 20% discount is available on places booked using the booking form on our website.

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28/11/2013

Members to speak at STEP Thames Valley Annual Conference

Mark Baxter, Ruth Hughes and Jordan Holland will be speaking on the Court of Protection at the STEP Thames Valley Annual Conference

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14/11/2013

Barbara Rich speaking in Bristol at seminar on Preventing Financial Abuse

Barbara Rich is speaking on the role of the Court of Protection in financial abuse cases at a discussion forum organised by TLT LLP and Lyons Davidson.

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13/11/2013

Visit our stall at two careers fairs in November

Chambers will have stalls at the Chancery Bar Association Fair and at the LSE Bar and Advocacy Evening.

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12/11/2013

5 Stone Buildings next Seminar is on Mistake Claims in Private Client Work

The next chambers' seminar will be held on 12 November at the Royal College of Surgeons and we are now taking bookings from delegates.

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17/10/2013

Members speak in a series of webinars on the Court of Protection this Autumn

Six members of chambers are speaking in a series of webinars organised by Simon Gore and covering a range of topics that relate to the Court of Protection. If you are interested and wish to attend please follow the link below

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08/10/2013

Members to speak the 2013 "Business Assets : A Guide for Private Client Practitioners" Conference

Mark Blackett-Ord and Michael O'Sullivan are both speaking at this CLT organised conference in October

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08/10/2013

Christopher Tidmarsh QC and Leon Sartin speaking at the International Trusts & Private Client Forum Isle of Man

Christopher Tidmarsh QC and Leon Sartin will be speaking at the International Trusts & Private Client Forum on the Isle of Man in October 2013.

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07/10/2013

Chris Whitehouse speaking at a series of conferences organised by Professional Conferences this Autumn

Chris Whitehouse is speaking at the Wills, Probate and Advising the Elderly conferences at various venues this Autumn

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26/09/2013

Chris Whitehouse speaking at the STEP Annual Tax Conference 2013

Chris Whitehouse will be speaking at this series of STEP Tax Conferences in the Autumn taking place in various cities

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24/07/2013

Members to speak on the Court of Protection at STEP Essex seminar

Three members will be speaking about the Court of Protection to members of STEP Essex at an afternoon seminar in Chelmsford.

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02/07/2013

Christopher Whitehouse speaking at a series of conferences this summer and beyond

Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking at a number of Professional Conference lectures this summer

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20/06/2013

Barbara Rich speaking at SFE National Conference

Barbara Rich will deliver a legal update at the SFE National Conference, "That's Later Life" to be held at The British Library Conference Centre in Central London

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11/06/2013

5 Stone Buildings to host seminar on Property Law Issues in Private Client work

The next 5 Stone Buildings Seminar will be held on the 11th June. It will look at Property Issues in Private Client Work and will be suitable for all practitioners.

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26/04/2013

Tracey Angus QC speaking at IBC Trusts conference in April

Tracey Angus QC will be a panel member at the IBC "Attacking and Defending Trusts in Divorce" Conference in London on 26th April.

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25/04/2013

Members to speak at the Chancery Bar Association Conference in Singapore in April

Penelope Reed QC and Christopher Tidmarsh QC will be speaking on Trust Litigation at the joint Chancery Bar Association and SIngapore Law Academy conference in Singapore in April.

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14/03/2013

Shan Warnock-Smith is chairing the Trust and Estates Litigation Conference in Provence in March

Once again Shân Warnock-Smith is chairing the Trust and Estate Litigation Forum in Provence

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13/03/2013

Upcoming Chambers seminars in 2013

Chambers will be running two seminars in London in early 2013. More details can be found on the booking form.

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06/12/2012

Mark Herbert QC speaking at the Wealth Forum Europe Conference

Mark Herbert QC will be a key speaker at this conference to be held in London in December

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29/11/2012

Andrew Simmonds QC speaking at the LexisNexis Pensions Litigation and Trusts Law Conference

Andrew Simmonds QC wil be speaking on Rectification at this one day conference in Central London

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29/11/2012

Mark Herbert QC and Barbara Rich speaking at the STEP Central and SIG joint Charity Legacy Update

Mark Herbert QC and Barbara Rich are both speaking at the STEP London Central Branch and the Charity Special Interest Group Seminar

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22/11/2012

Art Litigation Seminar to be held at the Courtauld Institute in November

Our next seminar is on 22 November 2012 and is entitled "Art Litigation – an examination of issues arising in relation to disputes involving Art and Cultural Property".

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24/10/2012

Christopher Whitehouse and Leon Sartin both speaking at the STEP Annual Tax Conference this Autumn

Christopher Whitehouse and Leon Sartin will both be speaking at the STEP Annual Tax Conference which will be held in various cities throughout the Autumn

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27/09/2012

Michael O'Sullivan speaking at the CLT Court of Protection conference

Michael O'Sullivan will be giving a Costs Case Law Update at the CLT Court of Protection Conference to be held at the Holborn Bars on 27th September 2012.

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26/09/2012

David Rees speaking at the Annual Private Client Confernence in Bristol

David Rees will give an update on the Mental Capacity Act 2005 at the Bristol Law Society's Annual Private Client Conference

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24/09/2012

Christopher Whitehouse speaking at a series of lectures this Autumn

Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking at a series of lectures to be held around the country organised by Professional Conferences,

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23/07/2012

Joseph Goldsmith speaks to NEAPL

Joseph Goldsmith will be giving a Case Law Update to the NEAPL at the Leeds offices of Squire Sanders (UK) LLP.

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21/05/2012

Member of 5 Stone Buildings to walk the London Legal Walk

Members of 5 Stone Buildings will take part in this year's London Legal Walk. The walkers start at the Royal Courts of Justice at 4pm and finish 10 km later on Chancery Lane.

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16/05/2012

Shan Warnock-Smith will be speaking at two STEP Conferences in May

Shan Warnock-Smith will be speaking at two international STEP conferences in May

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18/04/2012

Christopher Whitehouse speaking at a series of STEP Spring Conferences

Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking at a series of STEP Spring Conferences around the country in April and May.

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12/04/2012

Mark Herbert QC speaking at The Future of Trusts conference

Mark Herbert QC will be amongst speakers at the two day Future of Trusts Conference to be held at the Strand Campus of Kings College, London.

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12/03/2012

5 Stone Buildlings to hold a seminar on Probate, Mutual WIlls and Costs

This seminar will be held at the Royal College of Surgeons in Lincolns Inns Fields. For details of the speakers and reserving your place please see the booking form.

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01/03/2012

The Legal Week Trust and Estate Litigation Conference in Provence

Shan Warnock-Smith QC will be chairing the Trust and Estate Litigation Forum which is now in its sixth year and which will again take place in Provence. Amongst the speakers will be Penelope Reed QC and Tracey Angus from this chambers.

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07/02/2012

5 Stone Buildings Annual Seminar on Recent Developments in the Court of Protection

This seminar will be an update on recent changes and cases in the Court of Protection for all practitioners. In order to reserve your place please see the booking form for details.

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31/01/2012

Chambers becomes private client partners of CPDCast.com

We are delighted to announce that chambers has become a Content Partner with CPDCast.com in Private Client: Wills, Trusts & Lifetime Planning.

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12/01/2012

Christopher Whitehouse delivers a series of lectures across the country for the Law Society

From early 2012 Christopher Whitehouse will be giving a series of lectures on tax planning for the Law Society. These will take place in London, Exeter, Manchester and Birmingham between January and March 2012

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01/01/2012

5 Stone Buildings once again sponsors the LUMS competition

The London Universities Mooting Shield Competition takes place each year and members from this chambers have been judges on several occasions

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06/12/2011

Shan Warnock-Smith will be speaking at the IBC 10th Annual Congress

Shan will be taking part in the Trust Congress Cystal Ball session

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29/11/2011

Christopher Whitehouse speaks at the IBC Conference

This conference on "Tax Planning for Family, Homes and Chattels" will be held at the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel in London.

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24/11/2011

Christopher Whitehouse speaking at the Wills Probate and Advising the Elderly Update 2011

Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking in two sessions at this Conference in Bristol on Thursday 24 November.

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18/11/2011

5 Stone Buildings will have stalls at two upcoming law fairs

5 Stone Buildings will have stalls at the LSE Law Fair on Tuesday 8th November and the Chancery Bar Association Careers Fair on Friday 18th November.

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15/11/2011

Sarah Haren and Ruth Hughes to speak to STEP Surrey Branch

Sarah Haren and Ruth Hughes will speak to STEP Surrey Branch in Guildford on Tuesday 15th November.

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15/11/2011

Mark Herbert QC speaking at STEP Charities Special Interests Group joint seminar with STEP London Central

Mark Herbert QC and Paul Knight of BDO LLP will be speaking about the proposed relief for 10 per cent bequests to charity and other 2011 Budget announcements

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11/11/2011

Christopher Whitehouse speaks at the Longmark Tax Conference in London

Christopher Whitehouse will be giving an update on Caprital Tax Planning at the "Practical Tax Planning for Wealthy Individuals and SMEs" Conference taking place on 11th November at Lord's Cricket Ground in London

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08/11/2011

Christopher Tidmarsh QC speaking at the Trust Litigation Symposium 2011

The 2011 Trust Litgation Symposium will be held at the Millenium Hotel in Knightsbridge in London and is being organised by IRR and IBC Financial Events.

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03/11/2011

Private Client Forum at Villa D'Este

Shan Warnock-Smith will be speaking at the Private Client Forum at Villa D'Este in November.

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28/09/2011

Lexis Nexis Conference

Michael O'Sullivan will be speaking on Capacity at the Trust and Estates Litigation conference in Central London on Wednesday 28th September 2011.

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15/06/2011

Professional Conferences

Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking on Estates Planning and Wills and Administration at this conference at Kensington Town Hall, London.

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13/06/2011

Chancery Bar Association Seminar on Fraud

Barbara Rich is on the panel of the next Chancery Bar Association seminar on Fraud.

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09/06/2011

Shân Warnock-Smith to speak at the STEP Guernsey Annual Conference

This conference will take place at St James Concert Hall,  St Peter Port in Guernsey.

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09/06/2011

STEP Bristol talk

Christopher Whitehouse speaking at the STEP Bristol seminar on "Schemes avoiding POAT and GROB".

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27/05/2011

Christopher Whitehouse and David Rees to speak at London STEP Spring Conference

On 27 May STEP will be holding the final leg of its Spring Conference in London. 

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25/05/2011

IBC's 4th Annual IHT Conference in London

Christopher Whitehouse is amongst the speakers at the IBC's Annual IHT conference.

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16/05/2011

Chambers Enters 7th London Legal Walk

This annual event is organised by the London Legal Support Trust in aid of the valuable work done by pro bono legal advice centres across London and the South-East.

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15/05/2011

STEP Caribbean Conference

Shan Warnock-Smith will be amongst the speakers at the STEP Caribbean Conference in Bermuda.

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13/05/2011

Christopher Whitehouse and David Rees to speak at Birmingham STEP Spring Conference

On 13 May STEP will be holding the third leg of its Spring Conference in Birmingham.

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15/04/2011

Christopher Whitehouse and Joseph Goldsmith to speak at Exeter STEP Spring Conference

On 15 April STEP will be holding the second leg of its Spring Conference in Exeter.

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08/04/2011

Christopher Whitehouse to speak at CIOT Spring Residential Conference on IHT Planning

On 8 April Christopher Whitehouse will be speaking at the Chartered Institute of Taxation's Spring Residential Conference at Queen's College, Cambridge.

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07/04/2011

Christopher Whitehouse and David Rees to speak at Leeds STEP Spring Conference

On 7 April STEP will be holding the first leg of its Spring Conference in Leeds. The conference is titled 'Trusts, Tax & Estates: Essential Guidance on the Latest Developments'.

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04/04/2011

Penelope Reed QC to speak to the Chancery Bar Association on testamentary capacity

The Chancery Bar Association are holding this seminar, which is entitled Recent Developments in Probate Law.

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15/03/2011

Recent Developments in the Court of Protection

This seminar will focus on recent Court of Protection caselaw and updates to the court's procedure.

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24/11/2010

Recent Developments in the Court of Protection

An update on recent Court of Protection changes and cases for all practitioners.

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15/05/2010

Proprietary Estoppel and Recent Cases

On Thursday 13th May 2010 Penelope Reed QC and Ruth Hughes spoke at the STEP Central London AGM on Proprietary Estoppel and Recent Cases.

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22/04/2010

The Latest Developments in Family Provision

This  5 Stone Buildings Seminar was held on Tuesday 9th February 2010 at the Irish Club. It was chaired by Paul Hewitt of Withers LLP and the speakers were Tracey Angus, Penelope Reed QC and Anna Clarke. The talks had the following titles. "Spouse Claims and the Divorce Cross Check", "Compromising Claims" and "The Law Commission Reforms". It was repeated on Thursday 22nd April 2010, chaired by Alison Meek of Harcus Sinclair.

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29/11/2009

STEP Annual Tax Conference 2009 - Essential Update for all Practitioners

This 5 Stone Buildings Seminar was held on Monday 23rd November and on 30th November with talks from Barbara Rich, David Rees, Joseph Goldsmith and Mark Baxter.   It was repeated due to enormous interest.

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28/09/2009

Lexis Nexis

Penelope Reed QC spoke on proprietary estoppel at this conference in Central London.

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17/06/2009

Risk and Negligence in Private Client Work

The speakers at this 5 Stone Buildings Seminar were Penelope Reed QC and Mark Baxter. It was chaired by Martyn Frost and held at the Irish Club, 2-4 Tudor Street, London EC4Y 0AA. It provided an update on latest developments aimed at all private client practioners.

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19/01/2009

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 & The Court of Protection

Barbara Rich and David Rees spoke at this conference in Manchester organised by STEP.

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13/10/2008

Proprietary Estoppel

We ran a seminar on Proprietary Estoppel on Monday 13th October at Staple Inn Hall. The speakers were Karen Walden-Smith, Mark Blackett-Ord and Tracey Angus.

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18/06/2008

Contentious Probate

The speakers at this 5 Stone Buildings Seminar were Mark Blackett-Ord, Barbara Rich and Penelope Reed. It was chaired by Sir Alastair Norris and held at Staple Inn Hall.

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29/04/2008

The Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the New Court of Protection

There was a repeat of the highly successful seminar that was run by Chambers on 23 October 2007, entitled "The Mental Capacity Act 2005 and the New Court of Protection".  The speakers were Penelope Reed, Barbara Rich and David Rees. The repeat of this seminar was on 29 April 2008 at Staple Inn Hall. It was chaired by Sir Launcelot Henderson. The seminar was once again very well received and delegate Martin Terrell of Thomson Snell & Passmore wrote that "5 Stone Buildings have done a great job in making themselves pre-eminent in this area of work."

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24/04/2008

Tolley's Capital Gains Tax Conference

Christopher Tidmarsh QC was the keynote speaker at the Tolley's Conference, "Capital Gains Tax Planning under the New Regime" held in London on 24 April 2008.

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31/03/2008

C5 European Conference in Geneva

Barbara Rich spoke at the C5 European Conference on Fraud, Asset Tracing and Recovery on 31 March 2008.

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