Lucy Morrison – Managing Director

Lucy joined Central Law Training in September 2011 and heads a team of experienced lawyers developing courses, conferences and webinars. 

Lucy studied English at Cambridge and after the CPE and LPC trained at Clarke Willmott. On qualification she joined Wragge & Co where she worked for 10 years in the commercial litigation team. Lucy advised across a wide range of commercial disputes but has particular experience of litigation involving directors duties. She was the lead fee earner in the Court of Appeal case of Wragg v Partco Group Limited involving claims against former plc directors in fraud and negligence. She also acted for the Secretary of State in directors disqualification proceedings for 10 years.

Lucy has always had a strong interest in training and education, reinforced by her time spent as a trustee at Warwick University Students Union and was excited at the opportunity to join Central Law Training, which she has always regarded as the leading provider of legal professional training.

Anna Shaw - Head of Product Development

 Anna heads the team who develop our training products, both face-to-face and online, and has overseen the creation of Central Law Training’s first interactive e-learning courses.

Anna has worked in events and education since 2004, primarily in the legal sector but also in treasury, healthcare and higher education. Her role is to ensure Central Law Training offers relevant and fresh training that legal professionals can access how they want and when they want.

If you are interested in joining our pool of expert speakers, please contact Anna on

Roy Spiers - Director of Programmes

Roy is responsible for researching, designing and developing CLT’s Scottish CPD and TCPD content. Formerly a commercial property lawyer in private practice with one of Scotland’s leading law firms, Roy joined CLT in 2004 and during that time has produced over 2500 individual online and face-to-face legal education events.

In a rapidly changing economic, political and business environment, legal education plays a vital role. It is a privilege to support the Scottish legal and professional community by developing content that helps organisations and individuals provide best advice for their clients and meet both business and individual career needs.

Hugh Anderson McKnight - Director of Learning and Business Development

Hugh Anderson McKnight is Director of Learning and Business Development at Central Law Training, where he is responsible for Specialist Paralegal Qualifications throughout the UK.

He has worked in human resource development for over 20 years. Much of his career has been spent managing training functions and projects both in Europe and Asia; he has worked within the legal sector for the last 12 years.

Hugh has a research interest in professional competence and presented the paper ‘Professional Competence: can it be taught?' at the UK Centre for Legal Education's international conference. Hugh holds a Master's degree (awarded with distinction) in the Management of Training and Development from the University of Edinburgh and is a Chartered Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.

Danni Foster – Head of Client & Event Management

Danni has worked for CLT for over 19 years working in a number of operational roles, building relationships with our clients and speakers during this time.  Her experience includes sourcing the best venues for our events through to ensuring our CRM systems aid the customer experience by a swift and efficient administration process.  She heads up the Client & Event Management team based in Sutton Coldfield and Glasgow to ensure CLT provide excellent customer service to all of our clients.

Caroline Walczak - Marketing Manager

Caroline is CLT's newest recruit, joining the ranks in 2019. She is responsible for the Marketing & Digital Strategy as well as Corporate Branding throughout the UK.

Caroline has spent the last 10 years developing her skills in in a variety of Not for profit, Educational and Professional sectors with much of her career spent in the commercial realm focusing on Training & Professional Development. 


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