Association of Partnership Practitioners

 

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Workshops in 2017

19/01/17

BACK TO BASICS - Understanding financial statements & changes in LLP accounting standards

Chair: Gideon Roseman (Ten Old Square)
Speaker: Hywel Pegler (RSM)

Location:

to be held at Addleshaw Goddard LLP, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street London EC1Y 4AG at 5.00 p.m. to 5.50 p.m. (please arrive 4.45 p.m. to register)

 

19/01/17

IPOs in the Legal Sector - A Firm and Investor Perspective

Chair: Martin Prentice (Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking)
Speakers: Nick Smith (Gateley plc) and John Llewellyn-Lloyd (Arden Partners plc)

Location:

to be held at Addleshaw Goddard LLP, Milton Gate, 60 Chiswell Street London EC1Y 4AG at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

 

01/03/17

Perils of advising Clients: Managing risks facing professional service firms

Chair:  Corinne Staves (Maurice Turnor Gardner LLP)
Speakers: Michael Sherry (Head of Chambers, Temple Tax Chambers) and Angela Robertson (Director of Risk and General Counsel, Taylor Wessing LLP)

Location:

to be held at Macfarlanes LLP, 20 Cursitor Street, London EC4A 1LT at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

 

23/03/17

AGM and Dinner 2017

Location:

to be held at Stationers' Hall, Ave Maria Lane, London EC4M 7DD

AGM: 6.00 p.m.;
Pre-Dinner drinks: 6.45 p.m.
Dinner: 7.15 p.m.
Guest Speaker: Lord Justice Briggs

This is a members' only event and is NOT black tie.
Sponsored by:
Farrer & Co

 

25/04/17

MANCHESTER WORKSHOP - Law firms in distress

Speaker: Alison Goldthorp, (Addleshaw Goddard LLP)

Location:

to be held at Addleshaw Goddard, One St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 3DE, at 6.00p.m. please arrive by 5.45 p.m. to register

 

04/05/17

BACK TO BASICS - Remedies available to wronged partners

Chair: Kirryn West James, (Fox)
Speakers: Jonathan Gavaghan (Ten Old Square) and Tim Leaver (Herbert Smith Freehills LLP) 

Location:

to be held at Deloitte, 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ at 5.00 p.m. to 5.50 p.m. (please arrive 4.45 p.m. to register)

 

04/05/17

Updating your LLP Agreement

Chair:   William Wastie (Addleshaw Goddard LLP)
Speakers:  John Machell QC (Serle Court) and Alison Goldthorp (Head of Business Support and Restructuring, Addleshaw Goddard LLP)

Location:

to be held at Deloitte, 2 New Street Square, London EC4A 3BZ at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

 

20/06/17

MANCHESTER WORKSHOP - New Financial Reporting Framework review and Market update’

Speakers: Saul Wadsworth and Ian Pickup, (Deloitte LLP)

Location:

to be held at Deloitte LLP, 2 Hardman Street, Spinningfields, Manchester, M3 3HF at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

 

22/06/17

Up and Coming Group Social Reception

The evening will consist of a Wine and Olive  Oil Tasting. 

The “Up and Coming’ Members’ Group” is aimed at people new to the Partnership sector or in their earlier years of Practice. This event gives a great opportunity to meet and network with other members.

Location:

to be held at Fox Williams LLP, 10 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AF from 6.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.

 

11/07/17

Modern Partnerships: managing talent, diversity and proper integration

Chair:       Steve Gale (Crowe Clark Whitehill LLP)
Speakers: David Mellor (Chief Executive, Crowe Clark Whitehill LLP) and Niki Lawson (Addleshaw Goddard LLP)

Location:

to be held at Taylor Wessing LLP, 5 New Street Square, London EC4A 3TW at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

https://united-kingdom.taylorwessing.com/en/office/united-kingdom/london 

 

19/07/17

MANCHESTER Social Event

Manchester City centre walking pub tour with Guide

Location:

A Manchester City centre walking pub tour with Guide
5.30 p.m. Start

 

12/09/17

BREAKFAST WORKSHOP - Realising the value of a partnership share

Chair:     Martin Prentice (APP Committee)
Speakers: John Aldred  (Barclays ) and Philip Cowan (Moore Stephens)

Location:

to be held at The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, 280 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4RB

8.00 a.m. Breakfast and Registration
8.30 a.m. Workshop starts
9.30 a.m. Workshop finishes 

 

19/09/17

APP London Social Reception

Sponsored by:

 Barclays 

Location:

to be held at The House of Commons, Terrace Pavilion, London SW1  The evening will consist of a drinks and canape reception.  Subject to places, a Tour of the Palace of Westminster is available starting promptly at 6.15 p.m. for about 45 minutes.  

The event gives members a great opportunity to network. 

Places are limited and this is a members' only event.  Please be in touch with Jayne Ford to register.

 

27/09/17

MANCHESTER WORKSHOP - Hot Topics in the world of Partnerships and LLPs

Covering:

- Can you be both a member of an LLP and an employee?
- Expelling and compulsorily retiring partners/members;
- Forfeiting partner profit shares for breach of fiduciary duty;
- Garden leave and LLPs/partnerships;
- Restrictive covenants and LLPs/partnerships;
- Repudiation in the world of LLPs and partnerships;
- An overview of LLPs: benefits and downsides, conversion to an LLP, what are the interests of members in an LLP, how safe is an LLP? duties owed between members and to/by the LLP;
- An overview of differences between partnerships, LLPs and Limited Partnerships

Speaker: Jeremy Callman (Ten Old Square)

Location:

to be held at RSM, 3 Hardman Square, Manchester M3 3HF at 6.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. (please arrive by 5.45 p.m. to register)

 

01/11/17

BACK TO BASICS - Succession planning and due diligence issues to consider before accepting partnership

Chair:    Zulon Begum (Addleshaw Goddard LLP)
Speaker(s): TBC

Location:

to be held at Allen & Overy LLP,  One Bishops Square, London E1 6AD at 5.00 p.m. to 5.50 p.m. (please arrive 4.45 p.m. to register)

 

01/11/17

Uberisation of professional firms and the impact of technology on the Partnership Model

Chair:  Giles Murphy I(Smith & Williamson LLP)
Speakers:  Bivek Sharma  (KPMG) and (Details to follow)

Location:

to be held at Allen & Overy LLP,  One Bishops Square, London E1 6AD at 5.45 p.m. for 6.00 p.m.

 

08/11/17

MANCHESTER WORKSHOP - Case Law Update

Speakers: James Fryer-Spedding and David Gilchrist (9 St John Street Chambers)

Location:

to be held at 9 St John Street Chambers, 9 St John Street, Manchester, M3 4DN  at 6.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m. (please arrive by 5.45 p.m. to register)