Dr Giles Proctor is the CEO of The College of Legal Practice. The College is a new, practice-based training provider offering intensive and flexible training programmes for the legal profession. Giles Proctor qualified as a solicitor in commercial practice with Addleshaw Goddard before entering teaching and completing his PhD. Giles designed and delivered a range of commercial and corporate training programmes for national and international firms while working for Nottingham Law School and the University of Law.
He managed the successful opening of a new law school for Kaplan, delivering postgraduate legal education, in partnership with Nottingham Law School, to over 16 City firms. Giles helped found Roehampton Law School (the Law School), which opened in September 2015, the teaching at the Law School being guided by the philosophy of 'law in practice', teaching law to students in the context of legal practice, using tutors who are overwhelmingly ex-practitioners.