TANQ

TANQ trainee newly qualified society rfpgThe Trainee and Newly Qualified Society, or TANQ, was set up with the threefold aim of:

  • raising the profile of the Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow among new entrants to the legal profession;
  • providing a forum for education seminars particularly suited to the needs of trainee solicitors; and
  • providing an opportunity for trainees to meet with their peers to share experiences in a social setting.

Attending TANQ events is not only a great way to meet new people, network and hear about what's happening in law firms in and around Glasgow, but it is also a good opportunity to increase your knowledge and understanding of different areas of law. If you are starting your legal career, TANQ is an invaluable way to learn from other people's experiences and to make contacts that may help you in the future - and it's free!

LSS Approved TCPD Provider 01We aim to put on 5 or 6 education seminars per year as well as several social events. The seminars generally qualify for one hour of TCPD time (for trainees) or CPD time (for newly qualified solicitors). The Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow is certified by the Law Society as an external provider of TCPD.

Events are free to attend for all trainees and newly qualified solicitors (up to 2 years qualified) regardless of whether their firms are members of the Royal Faculty, law students and those completing their Diploma in Legal Practice are also most welcome to attend events.
There is a charge of £20 for solicitors over 2 years PQE who wish to attend TANQ events.

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RFPG CPD Seminars

3. Increasing Profits: Fact not Fiction
Thursday February 2, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

This seminar will provide analysis of both sides of the profitability equation. On one side we shall have a careful look at minimising unnecessary costs by highlighting the need ... Read More

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4. Unequal Sharing of Matrimonial Property
Thursday February 16, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM

Unequal Sharing of Matrimonial Property in Cohabitants’ Claims In sharing matrimonial property there is a presumption of equal sharing. Tom Quail will talk about the different a... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ Seminar - Children’s Hearing System
Wednesday August 24, 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The TANQ Society are pleased to announce their seminar on the Children's Hearing System. The seminar will include an overview of the System and the appeals process, with a Q&A sess... Read More

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TANQ Seminars

TANQ Diploma Students’ Social Event
Friday September 16, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

TANQ (Trainee and Newly Qualified Society) invites Strathclyde and Glasgow University Diploma Students to an evening event with a Q&A Panel session followed by drinks, nibbles and ... Read More

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Royal Faculty of Procurators in Glasgow
12 Nelson Mandela Place,
Glasgow G2 1BT
0141 332 3593 (tel)
0141 332 4714 (fax)
library@rfpg.org