The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Legal Aid is pleased to offer a Free Casework Training Session for Councillors and MP Caseworkers in Sheffield on 2nd March 2017. We are offering a choice of an afternoon or early evening session and free places can be booked through the relevant Eventbrite link.
An Introduction to Immigration Law: an interactive session with Jawaid Luqmani of Luqmani Thompson & Partners in the Boothroyd Room from 14.00-16.00 on 12th December 2017. Jawaid Luqmani is a partner at Luqmani Thompson & Partners and practices primarily in immigration and related public law areas. He is an assessor for the Law Society’s Immigration and Asylum Accreditation scheme and was Chief assessor until February 2013.
An Introduction to Housing Law: an interactive session with Connor Johnston (Barrister, Garden Court Chambers) and Simon Marciniak (Head of Housing, Miles & Partners and Chair of HLPA) in the Thatcher Room from 14.00-16.00 on 18th December 2017. Connor specialises primarily in housing, community care, homelessness, asylum support and public law.
An Introduction to Legal Aid: an interactive session with Matthew Howgate of DG Legal in the Thatcher Room from 16.00-18.00 on 6th December 2017. Matt is a non-practising solicitor and a consultant with DG Legal and one of the lead trainers of the LAPG CPM course. Matt has helped and advised dozens of firms and advice agencies and, as one of his recent clients said, "Matt has an unparalleled breadth and depth of knowledge across the entire legal services sector.
All Parliamentarians are welcome.