Law Society welcomes Turkish delegation as part of a Council of Europe project
Members of the Law Society’s International Team welcome a Turkish delegation in Chancery Lane as part of a Council of Europe project on “Strengthening the Capacity of Bar Associations and Lawyers on EU Human Rights Standards”.
“The Rise of Authoritarianism – Lawyers Upholding the Rule of Law” – International Human Rights Day seminar 2019 Recent years have seen a rise in authoritarianism, also in Europe. This has negative consequences for the rule of law and independence of the legal profession. For example, ...
From 5-8 December 2017, Sir William Blair joined a small delegation from the Law Society and City Law School to present the final evaluation report of the judicial training programme for Supreme Court judges and senior clerks from Kazakhstan. This trip was undertaken under the auspices of the Supreme Court ...
This year, the Commonwealth Professional Fellowship focused geographically on East Africa. From 6 November to 1 December 2017, the Law Society of England and Wales hosted four professional fellows from the Rwanda Bar Association, the Law Society of Kenya, the Uganda Law Society and the Pan-African Lawyers Union (PALU).
On 22 September 2017, the Law Society held a reception to mark the end of the first judicial training programme for judges and senior court officials from Kazakhstan, which was implemented in collaboration with City Law School and INTO City.
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