Law Society Professional Training and Finuas Skillnet

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Law Society of Ireland
Blackhall Place
Dublin 7

Phone: +353 1 881 5727
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Nature of Business
Legal Education and Training - Post-Qualification


Law Society Professional Training and Finuas Skillnet is a centre of excellence for professional education and lifelong learning - meeting solicitors, barristers and financial services professionals' legal education and CPD needs.

Network Overview

Law Society Finuas Skillnet which incorporates Law Society Professional Training is a solicitor training network for companies of all sizes within the legal sector and professional advisors within Ireland’s international financial services (IFS) sector.

Member companies work collaboratively to share best practice and to respond effectively to their business and skills needs. The network addresses both technical and non-technical skills needs of their members.

The objective of this national network is to support the growth, competitiveness and sustainability of Ireland’s legal and international financial services sectors. The network provides strategic responses to emerging national and international trade, regulatory and competitive challenges facing legal and IFS professionals, through the delivery of highly specialised education and training.

Law Society Finuas Skillnet is promoted by the Law Society of Ireland. Membership of the network is open to all private sector enterprises within the legal sector and international financial services sector based in the Republic of Ireland.

Supports to Network Member Companies

  • Assist businesses to identify and address current and future skills needs
  • Information regarding successful approaches to learning and talent development
  • Guidance on achieving value for money when investing in learning and development
  • Strategic programmes that enhance business innovation and sectoral competitiveness
  • Flexible training and education programmes customised to the needs of the sector
  • Innovative new programme design and development
  • Leadership programmes for business owners and executives.
  • Training relating to communication, problem-solving and other core skills
  • Advice on gauging the effectiveness of training
  • Access to a network of businesses within the sector
  • Conferences, seminars, master class programmes, certificate, diploma and LLM courses, interactive eLearning courses, regional cluster training programmes and other informal learning and networking events.

Law Society Finuas Skillnet membership 2020

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Annual Law Society Finuas Skillnet annual membership fee scale
< 2 employees €95
3 - 19 employees €295
20 - 50 employees €495
51 - 99 employees €695
100+ employees €875
Annual membership runs from 1 January 2020 - 31 December 2020.

Skillnet Ireland – subsidised training for members (2020)

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday
9.00am - 5.00pm