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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.
The Law Society’s LGBT Division has launched the first professional social networking app for LGBT Lawyers and their allies.
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.
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Society welcomes move but LGBT committee criticises lack of formal apology.
Chantal-Aimee Doerries says justice system should ‘reflect society at large’.
It ‘cannot be right’ that only one out of 12 Supreme Court justices is a woman, lord chancellor tells party conference.
It is time for the profession to rid itself of discrimination against LGBT lawyers.