Training course

LLG Spring 2020 (formerly Weekend School)

01 April 2020
09:00 - 17:00
Hilton Birmingham Metropole NEC

The NEC Birmingham, Pendigo Way, Birmingham, B40 1PP

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Running from the evening of Wednesday 1st April to the afternoon of Friday 3rd April.

Please state your attendance package type in the "additional information" box when booking.

A complete 2 day programme providing you with long-lasting skills to excel in your career, whatever stage you may be at.

Join the annual LLG Spring 2020 (formerly Weekend School), to engage with local government thought leaders and legal experts, join in the discussion and knowledge sharing with colleagues from all areas of local government law.

The two day programme will include keynote speakers, panel discussions and workshops providing an overview of the local government legal landscape, updates on the latest legislation and providing solutions to some of the key challenges faced by everybody working in the local government legal arena. Additionally, there will be options to attend sessions focusing on legal talent and professional development. A complete programme providing you with long-lasting skills to excel in your career, whatever stage you may be at.

Selecting from a wide variety of session options throughout the two days gives you the opportunity to create a bespoke programme meeting your particular training needs. And for those at the start of a local government career who are less than 5 years PQE there will be sessions specifically designed to benefit your attendance, the opportunity for introductions to the LLG Junior Professional National Leads and others who are at the same career point.

Alongside the training programme is an extensive exhibition, showcasing our industry’s leading service providers, the chance to meet with LLG’s Corporate Partners and the all-important time to network with colleagues.

Don’t miss your chance to learn from industry experts, explore new opportunities and network in a friendly and vibrant setting. Networking is key, and this conference brings everyone together for that all important face to face time

Here’s what the LLG annual Spring 2020 (Weekend School) includes:

Wednesday evening: arrival and check in at the hotel, and an informal networking evening at the hotel with dinner. Throughout the evening we will be running a quiz, with questions provided by our Corporate Partners. A prize is on offer for the winning team, and questions will range from pop culture to geography, so forming teams with a wide breadth of knowledge is advised! Not joined the LLG conference before? Let us know and we will be happy to introduce you to colleagues.

Thursday: a full day training programme and exhibition followed by an evening drinks reception, 3 course dinner, DJ & dancing and for the first time the evening will include the LLG Awards Ceremony. Hosted by LLG and LLG’s Corporate Partner firms this promises to be a thoroughly enjoyable evening to chat to friends and to celebrate and recognise the excellence of work throughout local government.

Friday: a full day of training programme and exhibition

How to book your place:

There are different attendance packages available and LLG members receive a booking discount. Make your booking online via the LLG Legal Training website or email to

For all enquiries about making a group booking, sharing attendance packages, etc please email

Information to add to your booking (in the online additional information box or in your email)

  • Attendance option
  • State if you are an LLG member to claim the discount
  • Confirm if you qualify for the Junior Professional attendance package. You must confirm you are less than 5 years PQE and a member of LLG and the LLG Junior Professional National Group.

If you qualify for the LLG member discount this will be applied and included in the booking confirmation email you will receive.

LLG Spring 2020 (formerly Weekend School)

01 April 2020 | 09:00 - 17:00

£499 +VAT

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