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Judicial appointments seminar (25 January, Leeds)

This event is organised by the Bar Council, Judicial Appointments Commission and the judiciary, this free evening seminar will provide practical advice on the application and recruitment process for judicial appointment.

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Free workshops - Becoming a BAME judge

As part of its positive action strategy, the Law Society is running two free workshops - judicial appointments: interview training for solicitors. The course is aimed at Black and Asian solicitors, who are currently under represented in the judiciary.

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Are you ready to manage five generations of workers? (26 January, London)

Cultivating and sustaining an inclusive culture is imperative for effective multi-generational working.  Not getting it right leads to a loss of talent, innovation and subsequently productivity.

Celebrating Eid al-Fitr 2016 (22 July)

The Law Society in association with the Association of Muslim Lawyers (AML) is celebrating Eid al-Fitr. 

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50 years of race relations: what difference has it made (26 May)

After 50 years of race equality legislation what impact has it made? This free event, which brings together high profile speakers, will discuss and debate what if any improvements the legislation has had to support and represent BAME communities in the UK. Find out more

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About the Ethnic Minority Lawyers Division

The Ethnic Minority Lawyers Division provides its members with free access to tailored information, advice and training.

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IWD 2017 – Be bold for change (7 March)

Learn which firms and organisations are doing it differently and changing the discussion around gender equality.

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I want her job - a breakfast seminar (7 March)

Do you want to be a judge? Start your own social justice organisation? Make partner? Go in-house? Come along and start realising your potential with women have achieved against the odds, for challenging background or challenging circumstances.

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Law Society careers clinic (7 February, London)

The third of Law Society’s careers clinic for LLB/LPC/GDL students, paralegals, final seat trainees and qualified lawyers is scheduled for Tuesday 7 February 2017.

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Society of Asian Lawyers' upcoming events

The Society of Asian Lawyers runs a programme of events including speed networking, an annual dinner and ball, debates and lectures

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Law Society events

The Law Society runs a range of events on all areas of law and practice. We round up some of those we think may be of particular interest to BAME lawyers