Courses & Speakers

Plymouth Law Society works with DASLS to ensure that our members have access to a varied programme of topical CPD accredited courses running throughout the year.

We are dedicated to providing this service to all lawyers in Plymouth and the surrounding area whether members of PLS or not. However, one of the benefits of membership is a discount on all course fees (see individual courses for details). For further details of memberships visit our “Become a Member” page or contact Rebecca Wood at



Mayflower Lecture 2023

One of the biggest events of the year for Plymouth Law Society is the Mayflower Lecture (formerly known as the Pilgrim Fathers lecture), commemorating the voyage of the Mayflower in 1620, this event has been a key event in the Plymouth legal calendar since 1994 where Lord Bingham began the tradition. This year the lecture [...]


Annual Plymouth Law Society Dinner

*This event has now SOLD OUT, if you'd like to be on the reserve list, please fill out the form below.   The Annual Plymouth Law Society Dinner stands as the most anticipated social event on the city's legal schedule. Drawing in a gathering of more than a hundred solicitors, barristers, and attendees, [...]


Last Friday Drinks

Join us at the end of each month for our last Friday drinks hosted at the The Treasury Plymouth. The first drink is on us for all members of the Plymouth Law Society, and we welcome you to bring along any colleagues or friends that also work in the legal profession as we are always [...]

Become a Speaker

We are committed to delivering relevant, topical, quality courses presented by leading specialists who have hands on experience and an engaging presentational style. What we are looking for in a speaker:

  • The ideal speaker will have the following characteristics:
  • Hands on experience in their specialist area
  • Up to date knowledge on the subject
  • Engaging delivery
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Empathy with listeners

If you would like to contact us regarding CPD training, please contact Rebecca Wood at