Women Lawyers Division


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Seven reasons why the legal profession needs International Women’s Day

8 March 2017

On International Women’s Day, Suzanne Gallagher and Shereen Semnani offer seven reasons why the legal profession needs to sit up and take notice.

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Recorder competition 2017

2 February 2017

The Judicial Appointments Commission (JAC) is to launch a selection exercise for recorders on 1 February 2017, and it is anticipated that this will mark a return to a programme of regular competitions. 

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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. 

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Meet your committee members

13 January 2017

Read our interviews with the new members and find out who is on the committee.

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New social network for LGBT lawyers launches

12 October 2016

The Law Society’s LGBT Division has launched the first professional social networking app for LGBT Lawyers and their allies.

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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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