30 March 2017

Highlights from our events calendar

We have a busy calendar of events this year.

The following are a selection of some of the upcoming main events that we will be hosting, running or attending. For any further details about these, and to see what other events and seminars are planned, please visit our website

Variety’s Yorkshire Property Awards – 4 May, The Rudding Park Hotel (Harrogate)

The Shulmans real estate team will be attending these awards, which are organised by Variety, a children’s charity.

These awards recognise the many achievements and undisputed excellence of businesses in the Yorkshire commercial property sector. This year marks their 20th anniversary.

Interlegal General Meeting – 10-13 May, Montreal (Canada)

As part of Shulmans’ long-standing membership with this prestigious international network of law firms, Jeremy Shulman and Jim Wright will be attending this conference.

In addition to carrying out important Interlegal business, the meeting will provide attendees with the opportunity to network and to get to know each other.

RICS Awards (Yorkshire & Humber) – 12 May, The Centenary Pavilion (Leeds)

The RICS Awards showcase the most inspirational regional initiatives and developments in land, property, construction and the environment. This year, we are sponsoring the ‘Commercial’ category.

INTA Annual Meeting – 19 to 24 May, Barcelona (Spain)

This conference will gather over 9,000 professionals specialising in intellectual property;

Head of IP Rob Lucas, who sits on INTA’s Parallel Imports Committee and was recently appointed to its panel of trademark mediators, will be present at this event.

SCL Annual Conference: Real business issues for tech lawyers – 8 June, Institution of Engineering & Technology (London)

Mark Lumley, who specialises in IT law, will be present at this conference, which will include sessions on IT contracts, data protection and ad tech.

This event will be of particular interest to IT lawyers, IT law academics and students, professionals from the technology sector, and anyone with an interest in global IT law.

The Lawyer Awards – 27 June, London

Bringing together over 1,300 private practice lawyers and senior corporate counsel, the Lawyer Awards reward best practice and celebrate excellence across the whole industry. Shulmans will be present at this event.

Constructing Excellence Yorkshire & Humber (CEYH) Awards – 7 July, The Queens Hotel (Leeds)

These awards recognise the very best companies, collaborations and projects, sharing best practice and inspiring others to adopt new and better ways or working in order to deliver outstanding results in the construction industry.

Shulmans will be sponsoring the ‘Digital Construction’ category.

Shulmans Charity Ball – 29 September, The Marriott Hotel (Leeds)

Our 2nd annual charity ball will be an opportunity to raise funds for the benefit of our Charity of the Year, the Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA).

Interlegal General Meeting – 1-3 November, Shulmans’ offices (Leeds)

Shulmans will be hosting the legal network’s 2nd meeting of the year.

The conference will gather all the members of the network to discuss important issues, including those relating to Interlegal’s specialist committees and marketing committee.

Yorkshire Dealmakers Awards – 23 November, The Royal Armouries (Leeds)

Our corporate team will be present at this event, which celebrates the achievements of the corporate finance community, recognising excellence in business funding, sales and acquisitions, as well as the range of deals that have taken place in the region.