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WMELG Networking Breakfast 30.06.17

Join us for a Networking Breakfast followed by a talk from ACAS, and an Employment Workshop delivered by No5 Barristers’ Chambers.

Presented by experts in the field of Employment this interactive forum is a fantastic opportunity to learn, share ideas and network. 102 more words

Review: SUMMARY JUSTICE by John Fairfax, published by Little Brown

ISBN: 9781408708729 for the hardback priced £16.99

I have not read any books by John Fairfax before, so this came as a bit of a surprise. 399 more words

An Interview with Baroness Helena Kennedy QC

By Rebecca O’Brien

Baroness Kennedy is a leading barrister and expert in human rights law, civil liberties and constitutional issues. She became a life peer in 1997 and her opposition to encroachments on the right to jury trial has awarded her the Spectator’s Parliamentary Campaigner of the Year Award 2000. 2,468 more words

Humanities

Boy Toddler as 'Notorious RBG'

Stumbled across this cutie in my twitter feed, a toddler dressed as the ‘Notorious RBG’. In fact it’s quite a judicious little boy Ruth Bader Ginsburg robed in black gown and white lace jabot, finger pointed and gavel ready. 129 more words

General

Mini-pupillages: four 'shortcuts' to securing them

For any wannabe barristers, one of the crucial things to get your hands on is a mini-pupillage. Mini-pupillages are essentially a period spent shadowing a barrister. 550 more words

Student Life

Bewigged and Full Bottomed

Hands off  Judges in their full-bottomed wigs.

Not to see, to hear, to speak. Is this legal art about power to the jury, the fact finder? 110 more words

General