For those with more experience of working in law of agriculture and the countryside, the Fellowship of the Agricultural Law Association awards those who attend the advanced training and pass a written examination a badge of excellence by which they may distinguish themselves.

The  Fellowship course will be held in Autumn 2019.  The exact dates will be posted here in December 2018.

It is a requirement that candidates for the 2019 Fellowship must have been ordinary members of the Association since 1 April 2018.

If you have any queries, please contact Mike Holland at or on 07885 643341.

Starter for Ten

ALA’s residential training course Starter for Ten gives a basic introduction for trainees and the newly qualified in those elements of the law which are relevant to rural business advice.

Land law and tenancies are covered as are the Common Agricultural Policy and other features of European law which impact the sector. Tax and trusts are dealt with insofar as they affect farming and rural businesses and the course also details the relevant litigation aspects.

The 2019 Starter for Ten will be held on 26 to 28 February 2019 (University of Warwick)

Please click here for the 2019 Prospectus and Enrolment Form.

Please note that in order to sit the Starter for Ten Course, attendees must also be full members of the Association.

Education Events

ALA Fellowship 2018 – Exam

Tuesday 13 November 2018

ALA Starter for Ten 2019

Tuesday 26 February 2019