Southern Law Association CPD Webinar

When: 28th March 2023 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Location: Online via Livestorm
Cost: FREE


Join the Southern Law Association (SLA) and Finders International for a CPD accredited webinar aimed at Irish solicitors and legal professionals working within the Private Client field. Our webinar will provide you with interesting insights from relevant experts into legal matters relevant to your field.

We will be discussing:

  • Anti-Money Laundering
  • Finders Property Research
  • Order Restored: Easements in Ireland Post-Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2021

We will be joined by…

Martin Lawlor
Managing Partner
Coghlan Kelly

Martin is a highly accomplished legal professional, with a career spanning over 36 years. As the managing partner of Coghlan Kelly, a bilocated legal firm with offices in New Ross and Wexford, he oversees a wide range of legal services, specializing in litigation. In addition to his role as a solicitor, Martin Lawlor is also a mediator, arbitrator, Notary Public and is the Co-Founder of Solicitors Growth. He is widely recognized for his contributions to the legal community and has served as a council member of the Law Society of Ireland for 12 years. During his tenure, he chaired several committees, including the Regulation of Practice Committee, the Money Laundering Reporting Committee, and the Legal Services Reform Bill Task Force. He also served as Chairman of the Advertising Regulation’s committee and steered through the 2019 Solicitors Advertising Regulation’s to implementation.

Lorna Fleming
Private Client Manager
Finders International

Lorna is Private Client Manager with Finders International Ireland and is a well-known expert in the field of Probate Genealogy, having over 10 years experience tracing heirs to estates. Lorna’s attention to detail ethos underpins her genealogical research and her favourite place is the Registry of Deeds. Lorna has diverse experience from work in education, healthcare and finance. All of her roles have had a focus on customer care and client management. Lorna is the go to person for legal professionals requiring research for probate or property matters.

Ruth Cannon BL
Barrister & Lecturer in Law
Law Library

Ruth Cannon BL is a highly experienced barrister based in the Law Library, Ireland, with a specialization in land law and conveyancing, landlord and tenant law, and probate law. With over 20 years of experience in the field, she has established herself as an authority in her areas of practice. Cannon is also a prolific author with numerous publications to her name, including books such as “Land Law” and “Irish Property Law Statutes Annotated,” and articles such as “Entitlement to a New Tenancy under the Landlord and Tenant (Amendment) Act 1980.” She has also contributed to international reports and studies, such as the Irish Report for the Study on Conveyancing Services Regulations in Europe. Cannon is recognized as a leading legal professional and is sought after for her expertise in her field.

Our hosts for this session…

Phelim McDaid
Business Development Manager
Finders International

Julie Rea
JRAP O’Meara LLP Solicitors


Your Continuous Professional Development…

The event is CPD certified and will grant you 2 CPD points via General Hours.

Those that attended the webinar should be forwarded their CPD Certifications in due course, but if you have any queries or are yet to receive your certification, please contact the SLA at [email protected].

This event is Carbon Neutral!

For 2023, Finders have pledged to offset the carbon usage of all our online event activities. To do so, we will be planting 1 tree for each webinar we host.

You can be rest assured that tuning into this webinar will contribute to your individual and firms goal towards reducing your carbon footprint! Read more about our Carbon Footprint pledge here.

Enter the Prize Draw…

If you are attending our event on the day, please make sure you enter the Finders Raffle for the chance to win a high value prize.

To enter, please email your name and contact information to: [email protected]

Every entry will receive a Finders Goodie Bag and €1 will be donated to our chosen charities of 2023. You can read more about our chosen charities here.