Autumn Personal Injury Conference

Autumn Personal Injury Conference
Autumn Personal Injury Conference

Autumn Personal Injury Conference

Autumn Personal Injury Conference
This year’s Personal Injury Conference is now open for tickets. The event will be hosted at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester and is sponsored by the leading UK Case Management software system Eclipse.

Roberts Jackson Solicitors are no stranger to the conference with our very own Director Karen Jackson chairing the event in May last year.

The event will run from 9:00am to 5:00pm and includes key note speakers and influential legal heads. The conference aims to put influential people from all sectors of the legal industry together in the aim of promoting forward thinking and expectations regarding each legal sector.

To purchase your ticket today please use the following link below.

http://www.manchesterlawsociety.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/Personal-Injury-Conference-application-form.pdf

We hope to see you there!

Below is a rundown of the event.

09:00 : Registration

09:30 : Chair’s welcome and introduction

  • Michael Hardacre, Principal Lawyer – PI Serious Injury Group, Pannone part of Slater &Gordon and Honorary Secretary, Manchester Law Society

09:45 : The future of RTA with the extension of fixed costs

  • Craig Budsworth, Chairman of MASS

10:05 : Changes in the market place and the future of PI & Disease

  • Karen Jackson, Chief Executive, Roberts Jackson

10:25 : Securing work in a post LASPO environment

  • Andrew Twambley, Managing Partner, Amelans Solicitors

10.45 : Refreshments and networking

11.15 : The future of Serious Injury work

  • Richard Scorer, Head Serious Injury, Slater & Gordon

11:35 : Branch out into new areas; consolidate and refine; or both?

  • David Bott, Senior Partner, Bott & Co

11:55 : Panel discussion: The future of Personal Injury

  • Andrew Twambley, Managing Partner, Amelans Solicitors
  • Karen Jackson, Chief Executive, Roberts Jackson
  • Craig Budsworth, Chairman of MASS
  • David Bott, Senior Partner, Bott & Co
  • Richard Scorer, Slater & Gordon

13.00 : Networking lunch

14:00 : Cost budgeting

  • District Judge – name to be confirmed

14:30 : The future of costs and funding

  • Nick Bacon QC, 4 New Square

15.30 : Refreshments & networking

  • Panel Sponsor:

16:00 : Panel discussion: Maximising profitability

  • District Judge – name to be confirmed
  • Paul Shenton, Managing Director, Just Costs
  • Greg Cox, Partner, Colemans-ctts LLP
  • Chris Murray, Partner, Clyde & Co
  • Nick Bacon QC, 4 New Square

16:45 : Closing remarks

17:00 : Conference closes