Professional Development

PD training for qualified solicitors

From junior lawyers to partners – top class training that pays for itself

The University of Law provides top class professional training. From trainees to qualified lawyers, international lawyers and associates to support staff – we have the flexible, specialist training needed to add instant value to legal businesses.

Whether you are an individual looking for legal training and Professional Development to support your career aspirations and needs, or a legal employer looking for training solutions for your lawyers and organisation – our Professional Development Training can fulfil your requirements and will give you and your team a cutting edge.

We offer professional legal training across a wide range of topics and practice areas. We provide both public and in-house courses and also consortium-based courses and structured training programmes. We can also tailor our courses delivered in-house to suit your organisation’s specific needs.

Our public courses are offered at University of Law centres around the UK.

Our Higher Rights of Audience (HR) course enables solicitors to provide a complete advocacy service to clients, enhancing professional status and increasing earning potential.

We offer in-house programmes across a wide range of topic areas, including HR, Structured Training Programmes and consortium based courses.

You can access top-quality, relevant online CPD across a range of topics and practice areas. In addition, our two or three year ACTAPS course is predominantly distance learning based and counts as 100% of your annual CPD requirement.

Legal training options for qualified solicitors

Find out more

If you wish to speak to a member of our Professional Development team about training at The University of Law please call +44 (0)1483 216 216 or e-mail