The Union Internationale des Avocats’ 59th Congress takes place in Valencia from 28 October to 1 November this year
The World Bank Group’s Women, Business and the Law (WBL) project seeks qualified family lawyers, labor lawyers, judges, academics, gender law experts and human rights experts willing to complete its surveys on a pro bono basis.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is conducting a survey to improve its evidence base on individual businesses’ experiences with the EU Single Market to help shape UK policy in this area.
Read the Law Society briefing note on Hague Convention on Choice of Court Agreements.
The SRA is introducing changes to the QLTS, the fast-track route for foreign lawyers to dual-qualify as solicitors of England and Wales.
Nominations opened on 9 March for the Law Society’s Excellence Awards, including the award for Excellence in International Legal Services. Here is an excellent opportunity to demonstrate the contribution you’re making around the world and showcase innovation in the provision of legal services internationally. Enter to win the Law Society’s International Legal Services award.
The shortlist for the Law Society’s annual Excellence Awards has been announced.
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.
Opportunity to join the business delegation for the Lord Mayor’s overseas programme 2014 - 2015, including visits to Latin America, Africa and North Asia.
We are creating a new Trade in Legal Services Working Party to help the Law Society develop policy positions on some of the key issues arising from ongoing trade negotiations between the EU and other states.