Women Lawyers Division

Welcome to the Women Lawyers Division - the community for women in the law

We feature inspirational women in the law in our video and editorial interviews

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

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Sisters In Law event at the Law Society, 3 October 2016

16 January 2017

Marni Choudhari of the Ethnic Minority Lawyers Division, talks about the recent Sisters in Law event at the Law Society.

More Features and Interviews

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Say My Name (correctly please!)

16 January 2017

The Law Society along with support from the WLD and EMLD are launching a video project. 

More News and Advice

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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.

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Career crossroads - Deciding your next chapter (26 January)

This workshop will be interactive and provide practical tips and alternative career options for those that genuinely feel that they are at a career crossroads.

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About the Women Lawyers Division

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The Law Society’s Women Lawyers Division supports and advise all women solicitors and aspiring women solicitors, from trainees to retirees, no matter their area of practice.

Find out more about the Women Lawyers Division


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Council Elections

30 November 2016

Do you want to be part of the voice of your profession? We’re looking for enthusiastic solicitors, from all types of practice, to stand for the Law Society’s Council. 

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The links below will take you to www.lawgazette.co.uk