Welcome to CPD Training UK, the legal training experts

CPD Training (UK) Limited is a UK-based legal training business whose teachers have presented courses in many different countries. The business was set up by Peter Lyons in 2005. Peter is a highly experienced legal skills teacher who has held senior positions at Nottingham Law School and the University of Law, where he was the Professor of Professional Development.

CPD Training (UK) Limited represents the best value in top quality legal training. Our trainers are innovative and enthusiastic and have a wealth of experience. CPD's courses are entertaining, flexible and above all, educational.

What we do

Some of the finest law firms in the world use us for high quality courses in Arbitration and Trial Advocacy, Higher Rights of Audience, Negotiation, Mediation, Presentation Skills, Written Advocacy and Civil Litigation.


What our customers say

“I am very impressed with Peter Lyons' ability to teach a subject matter such as cross-examination, which is difficult at the best of times. Peter made it easy, enjoyable and interesting for everyone in our team." 

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Our client list

Skadden Arps, Linklaters, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, O'Melveny and Myers, Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Bär & Karrer, DLA Piper, CMS, Eversheds,  Mayer Brown, Vinson & Elkins, Dentons, Berwin Leighton Paisner, Burges Salmon, Dechert, SJ Berwin, Bond Dickinson, Baker Botts, Hill Dickinson, Ward Hadaway, Covington and Burling, Debevoise & Plimpton, The Law Society of Northern Ireland, The Northern Ireland Environment Agency, the DPP of Ireland and Gordons, Carpmaels & Ransford, White & Case, Weil Gotshal and Manges, Maples & Calder, The Law Society of Tasmania and the Tasmanian Legal Practice Course.