The Law Society of England and Wales is pleased to invite you to the launch of ILAC’s Guatemala Judicial Assessment Report, which will include an update and an exploration into the challenges and opportunities in the country.

The Law Society actively contributed to Guatemala report and a Law Society member, Sue Willman, was a delegate in the ILAC mission that took place in October 2017.

Speakers will include:

  • Alfredo Ortega, Chevening Scholar at Oxford University and former Guatemalan Attorney for CEJIL
  • Sue Willman, Senior Partner at Deighton Pierce Glynn and Law Society Human Rights Committee member
  •  Rhodri Williams, ILAC Senior Legal Expert
  • Sander Wirken, co-Director of the documentary “Burden of Peace” and Researcher at the University of Amsterdam

Tony Fisher, Senior Partner of Fisher Jones Greenwood and Chair of the Law Society’s Human Rights Committee will give the welcome remarks. Professor Sir Ross Cranston will chair the session.

There will be an opportunity for Q&A.

Tuesday 6 November, 17:30-21:00

Registration will start at 17:30 with a prompt start at 18:00, followed by a networking reception from 19:30.

Location: David Lloyd George Room, The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane

RSVP - There are limited spaces, so please register by emailing