Applications are now open for Brazilian lawyers interested in joining the Brazilian British Lawyers Exchange Programme in London this Spring.
Sue Willman, partner at Deighton Pierce Glynn, was the Law Society’s nominee in a delegation of experts, assembled by the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC)*, to undertake a judicial assessment on the status of the rule of law and the justice sector in Guatemala.
The Brussels Office of the three Law Societies (England & Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) acts as the voice of the Solicitors’ profession in Europe. Situated in the heart of the EU district we are well placed to represent the interests and views of the legal profession to key decision makers and legislators.
The Law Society in partnership with the Bar Council of England and Wales organised the fourth English Law Week event in Moscow and St Petersburg from 20 to 23 November 2017.
Dr Liam Fox MP gives a speech at the ASEAN@50 Business Forum
An agreement to work together on areas of mutual interest
Make sure you save the date and book your place for this year’s JLD International Weekend, which will take place between 29 September and 1 October 2017 in London.
The Law Society of England and Wales in partnership with the Supreme Court of Kazakhstan, the Astana International Financial Centre (“AIFC”), and City University is organising a judicial training programme for 14 Kazakh judges and legal representatives. The programme will take place from 10 April to 22 September 2017.
The Law Society attended the farewell reception for Rob Fenn, Head of the Human Rights and Democracy Department (HRDD) at the FCO
The Law Society speaks with Ambassador Giles Lever about the contribution legal services have made to Vietnam’s rapid growth and the growing opportunities for English and Welsh firms.
The Law Society is once again a ‘global contributor’ to the World Bank’s flagship Doing Business report.
The Law Society would like to thank all the senior lawyers who came from across the globe to attend the annual International Marketplace conference at the Law Society on 6 October and helped to make it a terrific success!
The shortlist for the Law Society’s annual Excellence Awards has been announced.
The Law Society will be flying the flag for English legal services at the International Bar Association (IBA) annual conference in Washington DC, September 18-23.
Our annual flagship conference takes place at The Law Society on 6 October this year.
The Brussels’ office are currently offering trainee solicitors from the UK a unique opportunity to undertake a six-month secondment in the Brussels Office commencing in September 2016.
Nominations opened on 7 March for the Law Society’s Excellence Awards, including the award for Excellence in International Legal Services.
The brightest stars of the world’s greatest legal profession have been announced by the Law Society.
This month we held the first meeting of our Nigerian Capital Markets working group in Lagos.
The first wave of Brazilian lawyers headed to London in November 2014 to work alongside their UK counterparts under a new joint initiative between the Bar Council, the Law Society, BPP Law School, the Ordem dos Advogados do Brasil (OAB) and Lex Anglo-Brasil.
Attendees at Law Society event hear about the opportunities in the market for their firm and their clients.
Law Society president Andrew Caplen reflects on the legacy of Magna Carta in the USA as we approach the 800th anniversary next year.