Update on Late Night Courts

As members will be aware, the AWS has been following the pilot for the introduction of late night sessions in Magistrates’ Courts and commented on potential difficulties it causes female lawyers, particularly those with childcare and caring responsibilities.  The controversial extended court hours pilot has been called off for now, the HMCTS chief announced on…

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Celebrating the Centenary of Women-19th July

  Lincoln’s Inn- Exhibition on 19th July at 6pm   Celebrating the Centenary of Women- Lawyers 2019 will mark 100 years since the passing of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act which removed any legal barrier to women working as lawyers on the grounds of their sex. To celebrate this forthcoming anniversary Lincoln’s Inn is delighted to be hosting an exhibition,…

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