AWS London’s final newsletter of 2016 can be found here:
We hope you enjoy the final edition of the year and we wish you all a merry Christmas and a happy new year.
Unfortunately as a result of a busy couple of months we haven’t posted a role model for the last couple of months but we will now be nominating a role model each month as nominated by one of our members. This month our role model is Linda Lee, Consultant at Radcliffes Le Brasseur. Linda was…Details
See AWS London’s response to Christopher Digby-Bell’s letter to the Gazette regarding Bias here:
Our current chair Jessica Standley has also given comment in the The Times “The Brief” produced by Jonathan Ames & Frances Gibb.
Kim Beatson Kim qualified as a solicitor in 1984 and quickly joined the partnership at Russell Cook where she became head of the family law team for a period of 10 years. She then spent a brief spell as a consultant family lawyer which she combined with caring for her young son. Kim joined…Details
Upcoming AWS London Events Wednesday 12th September BlowDry Event @ Blow Dry Express, Aldgate East. Join us for hair tips, a blowdry and to hear owner Moira O’Hara speak about her business. £30.00 for members. Tuesday 27th September 1 Rebel Ride (spin) Class – 1 Rebel, St Mary Axe high energy Ride Class…Details
Christina Blacklaws Chief Operating Office Cripps LLP After studying Jurisprudence at Oxford, Christina qualified as a solicitor in 1991. A specialist children and family lawyer, she successfully ran and managed a succession of innovative legal businesses, including one of the largest family law firms in the country, before joining the Co-operative in 2011. At CLS,…Details
We have some great event planned for this year. Tickets are now available for our 1 Rebel Ride event on 21 June and the Opera on 15 June. We also have our annual Summer Party on Thursday 4 August 2016. Click here to book and find further details http://awslondon.co.uk/events/ Keep your eyes out for the…Details
AWS London Press Release 22/05/2016 The Law Society of England and Wales has recently published its annual statistical survey showing the continued rise in the proportion of female solicitors. Although this is welcomed, it needs to be acknowledged that there are still barriers to women advancing to senior legal positions. The Association of Women…Details