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Welcome to our Europe section. Here you will find links to the latest regional legal headlines and up and coming events, plus detailed information on the jurisdictions we are currently active in.

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Statement from the President on Notre-Dame

17 April 2019

The Society’s President Christina Blacklaws issues a statement in support of our friends and colleagues in France

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Brexit: EU leaders agree to extend UK membership until October 2019

12 April 2019

The European Council decided in the early morning of 11 April 2019 that the UK’s departure from the EU will be postponed from 12 April to 31 October 2019.

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Statement from the President on Notre-Dame

17 April 2019

The Society’s President Christina Blacklaws issues a statement in support of our friends and colleagues in France

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Brexit: EU leaders agree to extend UK membership until October 2019

12 April 2019

The European Council decided in the early morning of 11 April 2019 that the UK’s departure from the EU will be postponed from 12 April to 31 October 2019.

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Paris Bar 2019 International Programme

9 April 2019

Apply now for the Paris Bar’s free annual traineeship, an opportunity for young foreign lawyers to learn about French law and practice and to network

British Italian Law Association Annual Debate & Dinner

12 October 2018

The British Italian Law Association invites you to their annual debate and dinner on 18 October

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Fourth International Lawyers Forum

The President of the Law Society attended the Fourth International Lawyers Forum in April 2019

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Meeting of the Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe

The Council of Bars and Law Societies of Europe (CCBE) Standing Committee meeting was held on 29 March 2019

Join us at The Law Society January 25 for the British Italian Law Association Annual Dinner

The formal Annual Dinner for 2019 will be held at the Law Society113 Chancery Lane,London WC2A 1PL -  Friday 25 January 2019 18:45

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How to complain about a lawyer from another European country?

28 January 2015By Virag Martin

This page explains you how to make a complaint about a lawyer in another European jurisdiction.

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    Legal Life in... Slovakia

    Interview with Rudolf Pfeffer, Partner at A.K.F. Lawyers, s.r.o.

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    Legal life in... Latvia

    Interview with Ingrida Karina-Berzina, Partner at COBALT’s Latvia office and head of its IP & IT practice group

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    Legal life in... Estonia

    Interview with Karolina Ullman, Partner at Njord Law Firm.

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    Legal life in... Poland

    Interview with Grzegorz Wozniak, founding and managing partner of Wozniak Legal

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    Legal life in... Italy

    Giuseppe Gaglione, founding partner of Studio Legale Internazionale Gaglione, shares his views on legal life in Italy.

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    Legal life in... Finland

    Interview with Vesa Turkki, Partner at JB Eversheds

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    Legal life in... Sweden

    Interview with RICHARD ÅKERMAN, Partner at Hannes Snellman Stockholm office

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    Legal life in… Paris

    Louis B. Buchman, Partner at Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP Paris office, shares his views about his Legal life in Paris.

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    Legal life in… Turkey

    Selcuk Senguler is founding partner of Senguler and Senguler, here he tells us about his experience as a Turkish lawyer 

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    Legal life in…Tallinn

    Maksim Greinoman, managing partner of Advokaadibüroo Greinoman & Co, discusses his legal life in Estonia and why being tech-savvy is a must!

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Your contacts for this region are Alex Storer and Eleanor Farrow

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International Policy Adviser: Europe

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International Policy Assistant: Europe and the CIS

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