Women’s Equality Day: Thoughts from Gender Diversity Trailblazers

August 26, 2015
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In order to celebrate Women’s Equality Day, Chambers Diversity reached out to leading gender diversity trailblazers for their thoughts on women’s equality in the legal profession and beyond. Roberta Liebenberg is a partner at Fine, Kaplan and Black R.P.C  and founder of DirectWomen. “As we celebrate Women’s Equality Day, it is important to continue to […]

Chambers Diversity: upcoming seminars and awards

August 18, 2015
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The Chambers Diversity seminars were launched in September 2013. Over the last two years, we have had interactive discussions and workshops about diversity in law firms, best practice advice, senior lawyers on our panels and hundreds of corporate counsel in attendance. We are delighted to announce details of our forthcoming events this autumn. Friday September 25 - The […]

Diversity at the Bar: Monica Feria-Tinta

July 23, 2015

Monica Feria-Tinta, of 20 Essex Street Chambers, is a world-renowned international human rights lawyer, as well as the first and only Latin American lawyer practicing at the Bar of England and Wales. With an incredible career to date, including a groundbreaking case against a former Head of State and the first international human rights case […]

ArbitralWomen launch Dealing with Diversity in International Arbitration Guide

July 15, 2015
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Editors Louise Barrington and Rashda Rana SC recently launched an ArbitralWomen/TDM Special Issue on Dealing with Diversity in International Arbitration. Chambers Global Diversity Editor, Dee Sekar recently spoke to Rashda Rana about the reasons behind the project. “As President of ArbitralWomen, I was approached by Charlotte Waelde to see if ArbitralWomen would be interested in participating with TDM to produce […]

City University hosts Opening Doors and Removing Glass Ceilings – Widening Participation in the Legal Professions

July 8, 2015
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The conference, convened by the Centre for the Study of Professional Legal Practice, will take place from 9am to 5.30pm at Gray’s Inn Place, London on Friday, 10th July 2015. City University London and the Centre for the Study of Professional Legal Practice have convened a fantastic line-up of guest speakers to offer insight into […]

Association of Asian Women Lawyers to host seminar

June 23, 2015

The Association of Asian Women Lawyers are hosting their breakfast summer seminar in London on July 8th. The seminar entitled, ‘A fulfilling family life and a thriving career in the law: Can you have it all?’ will take place at Le Pain Quotidien in Covent Garden. Speakers include: – Bobbie Cheema, Queen’s Counsel, 2 Hare […]