AWS London is a vibrant, welcoming and inclusive community for women lawyers. We promote a community of lawyers who are relaxed and open so that we can support each other in our careers.
AWSL has been established for many years and is well-recognised by all the major government and regulatory bodies. We liaise with the Solicitors’ Regulation Authority, the Judicial Appointments’ Commission, The Law Society and so on. We provide a completely independent voice.

We promote and support women’s interests in the legal profession

We provide a forum for members’ achievements on our website and newsletter

We enable professional development through educational events, networking, social and mentoring opportunities


Membership is for solicitors as well as students, paralegals and trainees intending to become solicitors. Associate membership includes other women working in the law, legal executives, barristers, judges and lawyers qualified in other jurisdictions.



Thursday 8 March 2018 – International Women’s Day – Join AWS London and the Law Society for an evening event and panel discussion.

Tuesday 17 April 2018 – Law Reporting and Open Justice in a Digital World

Monday 21 May 2018 – London Legal Walk

Tuesday 5 June – Reception and Networking at the House of Lords

Thursday 21 June – Opera – La Traviata

Wednesday 18 September – Transparency in the Family Courts


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