Welcome to the Risk and Compliance Section – a member community designed to help people who manage compliance excel in what they do.

Save time, with everything you need to stay on top of your game all available in one place, including the Legal Compliance magazine, webinars, events, trusted resources, discounts and more.

We commission exclusive articles from leading practitioners and commentators, on all areas of risk and compliance, for our regular members-only newsletters.

  • Diversity and inclusion – the benefits to your firm

  • 9 things for your risk radar in 2024

  • Disciplinary case update

  • On the regulatory radar – 3 hot topics

  • Can cyber risks impact on your PII premium?

  • The challenge of challenging behaviour

Law Society library


Gain a competitive edge and give the best possible legal advice with the trusted resources and support available through the Law Society library.

Whether you're researching a particular area of law or need up-to-date legal precedents delivered to you, our dedicated team of expert law librarians can save you time and help you stay ahead of the curve.

Use our library, remote enquiry and document delivery service from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

As a section member, you are entitled to our library benefits. Find out more.


Members of the Risk and Compliance Section can access events for a reduced rate.


Roundtable: Opportunities and risks for law firms (Thursday 14 March 2024, Manchester)

The Law Society’s Risk and Compliance Section invites you to a roundtable in Manchester supported by DAC Beachcroft on the topic of ‘Opportunities and Risks for Law Firms’.

Conference attendees network in the Law Society Reading Room.

Risk and Compliance Annual Conference 2024 (Thu 21 March 2024, London)

Book now for the Risk and Compliance 2024 Conference - early bird discounts available until 21 Feb 2024.


Considering the importance of EDI in your risk management framework (OnDemand)

Learn about the importance of integrating equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) into your firm’s processes.



Webinar: managing risks around source of funds

Sharpen your understanding of the significance of and requirements surrounding client due diligence in relation to source of wealth (SOW) and source of funds (SOF).


Webinar: underground banking and informal value transfer system

Watch this webinar to bring you up to date on the risks and red flags associated with money laundering through underground banking.

Key member benefit - Legal Compliance magazine


Your membership includes a subscription to the quarterly magazine, Legal Compliance, available to you both online and in print.

Risk and Compliance accreditation

We have produced exam preparation training courses to prepare you for our Risk and Compliance accreditation exams. Our range of courses run from 12 to 15 September.

Book now

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For more information on how we can support you, please get in touch.

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