Conflicts of Interest Webinar

Conflicts of Interest Webinar

On 24 November 2020, we held a free webinar to assist firms in understanding Conflicts of Interest.

Key Content

  • What is a Conflict of Interest?
  • Under what circumstances can a firm act for both parties?
  • If there is a conflict, do I have to stop acting for both parties or just one?
  • What is ‘own conflict’?

Target Audience

This webinar is aimed at all legal firms and is suitable for all levels of staff, from support staff to senior partners.


We are pleased to share the Conflicts of Interest Webinar slides with you.


Pat Estabrook

Pat Estabrook, Consultant, DG Legal

Pat has a hugely impressive amount of experience in compliance having worked for the Legal Complaints Service, the Solicitors Regulation Authority and as Head of Compliance of a large private law firm.  Pat’s particular areas of expertise include SRA compliance, file reviews and complaints handling but she has also a wealth of practical experience in law firm management.

David Gilmore, Director, DG Legal

David founded DG Legal in 2000. He has provided advice and assistance to hundreds of law firms and other legal organisations.  He delivers specialist consultancy and training on a wide range of topics including business management & strategy, tendering, compliance and quality assurance. In 2016 David was appointed as a Commissioner advising Lord Bach on policy relating to Justice and Legal Aid.