21st Commonwealth Law Conference 8-12th April, 2019 Livingston, Zambia
Join us at The Law Society on the 29th November from 18:00 -00:00 for the annual ILFA Gala
From 12 to 14 November, the Law Society and the Bar Council of England and Wales in partnership with the Russian Federal Chamber of Lawyers, the Moscow Chamber of Advocates, the St Petersburg Chamber of Advocates, the Anglo-Russian Law Association, and the British Russian Law Association organised the fifth Russian Law Week conference in London.
Russian Law Week provides a unique opportunity to English solicitors and barristers to obtain a true insight and to get answers from top professionals to all the questions about Russian law that they always wanted to ask. Read about the views and experiences of Artem Doudko, a Partner in the International Arbitration Group at Osborne Clarke and head of the firm’s Russia and CIS Disputes practice, and the tradition of Russian Law Week.
Yuhua Yang, Partner at Llinks London office tells us what it’s like working for a Chinese firm in London
Christina Blacklaws comments on our collaboration with China and rule of law in the digital age
The letter can be found on the right hand-side of this webpage.
The letter can be found on the right hand-side of this page.
The Law Society sent a letter to authorities in Saudi Arabia regarding the harassment and incommunicado detention of women’s rights defender Samar Badawi
This year’s Geneva Peace Week (5-9 November 2018) focused on the urgency of finding peaceful solutions for the growing risks of violent conflict, building on the lessons from history, and the needs for future peacebuilding practice. More than 65 events were organised by 120 partners over 5 days, which helped to maximise networking opportunities as well as creating synergies between the organisations and its participants.
On Monday 12 November, the Law Society welcomed a Chinese delegation from the All China Lawyer’s Association who are currently undertaking International Arbitration Training at the University of Law. This was an excellent opportunity to share the Society’s domestic and global public interest mandate and the work of the International Team, including its international rule of law programmes. During their visit, delegates were given a brief overview about the work of the Law Society and ...
We are seeking London based law firms and/or in-house legal departments to host a Latin American lawyer for a one week placement in May
Latin American Young Lawyers’ Exchange Programme - Applications Now Open
The British Italian Law Association invites you to their annual debate and dinner on 18 October
The British-Albanian Lawyers Association invites you to their latest talk on 14 June
The Law Society of England and Wales is launching its Doing Legal Business guide for the Philippines. Join us for a panel discussion and Q&A on Wednesday 3 April from 1630 to 2000 to mark the event.
Our Vice President, Simon Davis, recently attended the annual LAWASIA Conference in Siem Reap, Cambodia, and the Inter-Pacific Bar Association (IPBA) and Thailand Arbitration Centre’s (THAC) Arbitration day in Bangkok, Thailand, to explore our relationship with the ASEAN.
Accountability for alleged genocide relies on a more co-ordinated approach.
International firm agrees association with Riyadh-based Saudi practice.
Consultation into new Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme closed yesterday.