Lecture followed by questions and Domus dinner (mixed seating plan with members of the Bench and Bar).
Speaker: Stephanie Boyce – The President of the Law Society
Themes: Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
7.15pm: Domus Dinner
9.15-9.30pm: Event Ends
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Dress: Dark lounge suits. Gowns provided. For more information about this dress code please visit the Student Members area.
Learning Outcomes: At the end of this Qualifying Session students will be able to:
· Discuss diversity and its impact on the Legal Profession.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
2.3 : Be aware and active in the pursuit of equality and respect for diversity, not tolerating unlawful discrimination, in themselves or others.
3.3 : Respond appropriately to those from diverse backgrounds and to the needs and sensitivities created by individual circumstances.
3.4 : Treat all people with respect and courtesy, regardless of their background or circumstances.
Bookings: Please book via the Online Booking System.
Cancellation Policy: Students should consider all bookings a professional commitment and should only book onto an event if they fully plan on attending. Once booked on, students will be unable to cancel and receive a refund other than in exceptional circumstances.
This event is a Qualifying Session.