To mark Day of the Endangered Lawyer on 24 January, we asked Bertha Oliva to share her experience in Honduras.
This year’s Day of Endangered Lawyer focuses on Honduras: we consider some examples from the region.
The Law Society attended the farewell reception for Rob Fenn, Head of the Human Rights and Democracy Department (HRDD) at the FCO
Read our blog on the Law Society’s work in support of the legal profession in Syria.
A blog on the discussions held at the reception to celebrate 45 years of UK-China relations.
Sue Willman*, Law Society Human Rights Committee member and Partner at Deighton Pierce Glynn Solicitors, joins a team of experts on an ILAC** judicial assessment mission to investigate the situation of the rule of law in Guatemala. Sue Willman is the Law Society’s delegate on this mission.
A major step forward for human rights in Europe as the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) calls for the drafting of a European Convention on the Profession of Lawyer
On 31 January 2018, Dina Meza, the celebrated independent journalist and human rights defender, founder of PEN-Honduras, recipient of the 2007 special Amnesty International UK prize for journalists at risk, and the 2014 Oxfam/Novib PEN International Freedom of Expression prize, visited the Law Society.
On Friday 16 February 2018, a group of legal professionals and aspiring law students from India visited the Law Society.
The Law Society sent an intervention letter on the case of the murder of the Burmese human rights lawyer U Ko Ni.