Cybercrime Seminar - 15th March 2017

We are pleased to be able to offer a seminar from The Law Society on Cyber crime. This will be on Wednesday 15th March 2017 at 1pm.  It will be held at Paul Robinson Solicitors LLP at 447 London Road (the new building, previously Lloyds Bank) at 1pm.  It is estimated that will last approximately one hour, with  questions to follow.


Cyber crime is a very real threat to firms.  The very smallest of changes in a fraudulent email can leave clients out of pocket and Solicitors in trouble.  It is crucial to be aware of and manage the risks, and this seminar will help firms achieve this.



"Defining Cyber Security threats & risks, with examples of relevant cyber security breaches. 

An in-depth look at Cyber Security regulatory requirements & outcomes that law firms can implement using the existing regulatory management framework."

The seminar will be led by Peter Wright from the Law Society

"Peter Wright is a Solicitor and leading expert in Data Protection, Cyber Security and Social Media Law. As Managing Director of DigitalLawUK, he advises clients all over the world. In 2016, DigitalLawUK was shortlisted in the Law Society Excellence Awards. Prior to opening DigitalLawUK in 2014, Peter Wright advised HM Government on Data Protection and Freedom of Information Act matters. He is presently Chair of the Law Society’s Technology & Law Reference Group and is the Law Society Council Member for Yorkshire.

A sought-after speaker, Peter Wright has led seminars or spoken at numerous conferences and events including the British Legal Technology Forum, the European Legal Cyber Security Forum, the London Law Expo, the Policy-UK Forum, the International Festival of Business and Chambers of Commerce."

To reserve your place, please email the Secretary of SOSDLS, Liz Connolly (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by Monday 6th March 2017

This seminar is provided free of charge to members and £5 to non-members.