This lecture will discuss the relevance of equality, diversity and inclusion for the Inns of Court. Lecture followed by questions.
Speakers: Treasurer – The Rt Hon Sir Geoffrey Vos
Themes: Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
6 pm until 7.30pm
QS value: 1
Materials and Preparation: No preparation required
Learning Aims : The aim of this Qualifying Session is to give students an understanding of the meaning and importance of inclusion and diversity at the Inns of Court, and to be able to identify the support schemes available to them.
Professional Statement Reference: (Access the full Professional Statement for Barristers here)
1.1 : Uphold the reputation of the Bar and observe their duty to the court in the administration of justice.
2.1 : Act with the utmost integrity and independence at all times, in the interests of justice, representing clients with courage, perseverance and fearlessness.
2.3 : Be aware and active in the pursuit of equality and respect for diversity, not tolerating unlawful discrimination, in themselves or others.
This is a qualifying session for students, with places also available for Hall members and Benchers to attend.