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We feature inspirational women in the law in our video and editorial interviews
On 21 – 22 October 2016, the Law Society’s Women Lawyers Division are delivering this two-day course which will provide returning solicitors, men and women, with the tools they require to enable them to return to the profession after a career break.
We commission exclusive articles from leading women lawyers and legal commentators, on issues of importance to women in the law, as well as practical support and guidance, including on career development
Read an overview of the diversity statistics for the judiciary and how to apply for a support programme to support these changes.
Please give us 15 minutes of your time to updating the Career Progression Report survey.
Following the success of a pilot exercise in 2015, the Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) will be running a selection exercise in November to appoint up to 15 deputy high court judges
The Law Society’s newly formed LGBT Division invites you to join them on 31 October for a chance to network with LGBT solicitors from both in house and law firms, law students and senior LGBT solicitors.
Learn how to build your career resilience with this workshop.
In view of increasing competition for judicial appointments, this interactive course will equip you with the skills to help enhance your application and interview performance. This workshop has been developed specifically for solicitor applicants but the content is relevant for anyone serious about submitting a credible judicial application.
On 27 September 2016, the Law Society is hosting a speed networking event aimed at black and minority ethnic solicitors.
The links below will take you to www.lawgazette.co.uk
Consultation paper says some regulators have moved past 2011 guidance.
Men earn 19.2% more than women – and the gulf is wider at the top, Law Society research shows.
Term abolished by Freshfields – but rival firms give little away.
Six appointments fill vacancies in the Court of Appeal arising this autumn.