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Women's Forum - Celebrating Women at the Bar: Past, Present and Future




It is nearly 100 years since the Sex Disqualification (removal) Act enabled women to have careers at the bar and in 2023 it will be 100 years since the first women were called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn. On the 15 March 2017 Karen Shuman is chairing a lecture and forum celebrating what women have achieved and the support networks available so that we can make the future the present.  

 

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Women in Law Awards 2017

14th June 2017

Chambers is delighted to announce that Francesca O'Neill has been awarded the "Rising Star of the Year" in the Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards 2017.

The Lawyer Monthly Women in Law Awards celebrate and highlight the achievements of women in the legal profession across the globe.

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C.N and G.N v Poole Borough Council

14th June 2017

“The Court of Appeal last week reserved judgment in a case with significant ramifications for claims against local authorities for failure to protect children.

The issue was whether the decision in D v East Berkshire in the Court of Appeal could stand with subsequent decisions of the House...

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