Eight top Legal sessions you shouldn’t miss at Access All Areas 2021

Access All Areas is The Access Group’s bi-annual knowledge-sharing summit bringing 4,500 professionals together across the Access organisation, and this time, it’s 100% virtual.

The Access Legal team will be showcasing an exciting agenda of thought-provoking, insightful, and discussion-led expert sessions – and it’s free. Read more about what’s coming up in the 8 must-see sessions below.

1. See the future…


Join Managing Director Doug Sawer and Head of Product Rich Beech for an overview of what Access Legal means for you and the future roadmap. Be the first to see what’s coming and how they’re supporting legal practices to thrive in more ways than you’d expect.

View the session – Access Legal: The Future Vision, Strategy and Roadmap – 10am, 15.03.21

2. Join the conversation…


Bringing together experts from across the legal landscape, this live panel discussion will feature current hot topics, future thinking and ongoing challenges. This is an exciting opportunity to join your peers for insight, opinion, and a live Q&A. Hosted by Access Legal’s Darren Gower.

View the session – Law Panel Live – 11am, 15.03.21

3. Compliance Expert Panel: LIVE


The Access Legal team have just announced the expert panel of compliance regulators who are joining industry leader Brian Rogers for the live panel, and it’s impressive! Let’s see who will be there:

AccessPanel Chair: Brian Rogers, Regulatory Director, The Access Group

Brian is an industry leader in legal compliance and brings his vast experience many of you will already know to host this interactive discussion. He’ll be joined by:

  • Chris Handford, Director of Regulatory Policy, Solicitors Regulation Authority
  • Paul McFadden, Chief Ombudsman, Legal Ombudsman
  • Sarah Chambers, Chair, Legal Services Consumer Panel
  • Chris Nichols, Director of Regulation Policy, Legal Services Board

They’ll be discussing key areas such as the CMA review of legal services, competency, transparency and ethical behaviour.

Definitely one not to be missed!

View the session – Compliance Expert Panel – 10am, 16.03.21

4 & 5. Products in Focus: The Journey to the Cloud

The team are showcasing two exciting products at Access All Areas 2021, and you can join them live to see the future for yourself.


Hear the latest on cloud based Practice Management System, Spitfire.​ See it LIVE for yourself in this 30 minute session from the product specialists.​

View the session – Products in Focus – 10am, 17.03.21


If you’re already using eclipse Proclaim and thinking of a move to the cloud, this is a must see. Learn what it really means to move to the cloud and why it’s an essential part of business transformation on this 30 minute live showcase.

View the session – Products in Focus – 11am, 17.03.21

6. Sweet Success

Access Legal stands for more than just using Access products to power your business. They’re focused on powering success by being a  long-term technology partner that continually delivers what you need and more.

So what does this mean for you? Join them to find out!


Join Customer Success specialists Chris Tracey and Aimee Hibbert as they explain what Access customer support really means and why it’s essential for future-focussed firms.

Got a burning question? Aimee will be hosting a live Q&A too.

View the session – Customer Success Matters – 11.30am, 16.03.21

7. Get the legal learning lowdown


Is learning at the top of your agenda? Then join this review of the latest industry insights from across the legal learning landscape, as a learning expert, Sarah Mian showcases what best practice looks like for future-focused legal firms.

View the session – The Low Down on Learning – 10am, 18.03.21

8. Power to the People


Join specialists from Access People as they discuss the power of aligning your software. See why a legal-specific HR system is essential for managing and nurturing your growing practice in this live overview.​

View the session – HR for Legal Firms – 11am, 18.03.21

With an agenda like this, there’s certainly something for everyone. You can see the full agenda of legal sessions here and sign-up to join experts and a range of industry leaders to listen, discuss, learn and be inspired. See you there!


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