25 May 2018

Upcoming events

We are participating in a number of events over the next couple of months.

Following on from our work to make consistent the standards of advocacy in the Youth Courts, we are supporting the inaugural Youth Justice Summit 2017, to be held on Friday 12 May. Topics to be covered at this event include:

  • Keynote speech from HHJ Nicolas Hilliard, Recorder of London, the senior judge at the Old Bailey.
  • 18 years on from Thompson & Venables: how much hasreallychanged?
  • Youth justice clinic: your most pressing practice and legal problems answered by our panel of experts.
  • Workshops: Running youth cases effectively and profitably; communicating with children; international law in the youth court; key anonymity and 'sexting' cases.
  • Presentation of Youth Justice Legal Centre (YJLC) Youth Justice Champion Award.

We are participating in the London Legal Walk to raise funds for charities that provide access to justice to those in need. If you wish to support the London Legal Walk in any way, please see their website. The walk takes place on Monday 22 May.

We are once again participating in Pride in London, which this year takes place on Saturday 8 July. We are committed to supporting diversity in the profession. Read more online.