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March 2017

Celebrating women in law: A shattering of glass

March 21, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:15 pm

AWS is proud to support the SRA’s forthcoming event in conjunction with Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP “Celebrating women in law: A shattering of glass”   Help us celebrate women in law at this fantastic forthcoming event. We are celebrating the journey of women lawyers and highlighting their successes. Join us to: Hear from Dana Denis-Smith about her innovative project charting women in law and how she is supporting lawyers who want to work flexibly around their family and other personal…

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May 2017

Fawcett Society – Sex Discrimination Law Review

May 11, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
University Of Law

Sam Smethers is Chief Executive of the Fawcett Society. She will talk to us about an exciting new project launched by the Fawcett Society to review our sex discrimination law. They want to gather evidence from a wide range of individuals, organisations, legal experts, employers and trade unions. The Review has been established in response to the concern that rights may be eroded or weakened as a result of Brexit. But the Review, which has a broad remit,  will also consider…

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London Legal Walk – 22 May 2017

May 22, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Carey Street, London
London Legal Support Trust

Will you be part of this iconic event in 2017 and help the London Legal Support Trust break even more records? In 2016 over 10,000 people took part and raised over £740,000 for this fantastic charity. Monday 22nd May 2017 – Location: Carey Street, London Start time: staggered from 4.30 – 7pm Minimum fundraising? No, just do the best you can Minimum team size? No, you only need 1 person to sign up, you can add more later 10km walk or run…

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June 2017

AWS at the Opera – La Rondine at Opera Holland Park

June 15, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Holland Park,
37 Pembroke Road
London, W8 6PW
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Our annual trip to the Opera. Puccini’s heart-breaking story of love and loss has become enormously popular in recent years and the opera has been re-evaluated as one of the composer’s most exquisitely crafted works. Astonishingly, it is sometimes listed as a ‘comedy’, presumably because nobody dies, but it is, in fact, a story that describes the process of love and separation in a way that most of us can relate to. Dripping with emotion, the final scene is among…

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An evening with Faberge

June 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
14A Grafton Street
London, W1S 4ET
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Join us at Faberge’s store in Mayfair for a cocktail party and a talk on the history of Faberge by Archduke Dr Geza von Habsburg who was Chairman of Christie’s, Europe for 18 years and has taught at the New York School of Design, at the Bard Graduate Center for the Decorative Art and at New York University. He also lectured for 10 years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art about the History of Collecting and has published 14 books/…

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July 2017

Women lead the way – volunteers’ stories of their work with Help Refugees in Calais and Greece

July 13, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Anthony Gold Solicitors,
The Counting House, 53 Tooley Street
London, SE1 2QN United Kingdom
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Women Lead the Way

Our speakers will be Amelia Burr, Lally Mergler and Josie Naughton. Amelia coordinated food distribution in the Calais jungle and is now working for the refugee info bus team in Greece to disseminate asylum advice to refugees. Lally helped to run the unofficial women and children’s centre in the Calais jungle and has more recently been supporting refugee families in Athens. Josie is the co-founder of Help Refugees, an aid organisation providing emergency aid and vital services where governmental and…

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Ladies Cricket at Lord’s

July 23, 2017 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Lords Cricket Ground,
St John's Wood Rd
London, NW8 8QN
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Women have been playing cricket for a long time !!  Come and join us at  Lords the home of the Middlesex Cricket Club to watch a women’s cricket match.   We have only bought a limited number of tickets so do apply early if you would like to join us.   Sunday 23rd July 2017 at 10.30am until 5.20pm Address : Lords Cricket Ground, St John’s Wood Road, London NW8 8QN NEAREST TUBE : ST JOHN’S WOOD  Tickets £20 each   Please…

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August 2017

AWS Summer Party

August 3, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
4-5 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers,
4-5 Gray's Inn Square
London, Greater London WC1R 5AH GB
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It’s our 25th birthday so what better way to help us celebrate than a summer party, hopefully, in the sun! On the back of such a wonderful summer party at 4-5 Gray’s Inn Chambers last year, AWS in partnership with 4-5 Gray’s Inn, would like to cordially invite you to this year’s summer party on the evening of Thursday 3 August. Once again there will be croquet, bubbles, and what is a birthday party without cake! We will also be…

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September 2017

Rise With Confidence

September 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
4-5 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers,
4-5 Gray's Inn Square
London, Greater London WC1R 5AH GB
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Are you someone who is ready to break through to a more senior role or a much-coveted partnership? Or perhaps you’ve already achieved your dream promotion but feel you would benefit from  some expert guidance to navigate the landscape of your new role. Your credentials as a leader may already be proven, but, as a woman in  the workplace you may find yourself facing challenges such as ; lack of clarity about the path ahead or in having your voice heard in a traditionally male environment or…

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October 2017

Five Steps to Unlock Your Potential and Develop as a Leader By Catherine Cuffley of Thinking Choices Limited

October 12, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
4-5 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers,
4-5 Gray's Inn Square
London, Greater London WC1R 5AH GB
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Are you struggling to progress your career as far or as fast as you would like to? Maybe you do not feel able to contribute to your full potential and are not receiving the recognition you seek? You are not alone. Many women in the legal profession and across the City find it hard to breakthrough to more senior roles and leadership positions. At a deep level do you really believe in your leadership ability/potential? Catherine Cuffley is an executive…

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