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

Susan Monty

Tips for returning to a legal career

28 October 2016

Susan Monty reflects on relaunching her career after time out.

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Deputy High Court Judge selection exercise - fixed term

27 October 2016

The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) will soon launch a selection exercise for Deputy High Court Judges.

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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.

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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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