Past and upcoming events
Breathing Space & Mental Health Moratoriums – Guidance for Financial Services - A webinar for MBL - Recording streaming from 6 October 2023 (to book please go to https://www.mblseminars.com/Outline/Breathing-Space-_-Mental-Health-Moratoriums---Guidance-for-Financial-Services---Webinar/17867)
Delegated Authorities in the Insurance Market - Conduct Risk Issues Explored - A live learn session for MBL on the morning of 20 October 2023 at 9:00-10:15 (to book please go to Delegated Authorities in the Insurance Market - Conduct Risk Issues Explored - Learn Live)
UK Operational Resilience for Financial Services – The Current Position - A live learn session with MBL over lunchtime 13:00-14:15 on 24 November 2023 (to book please go to UK Operational Resilience for Financial Services - The Current Position - Learn Live
AI - An Opportunity, a Threat or both for the law and lawyers - Remote and In-person talk at Pinsent Masons LLP London Office at 17:30 on 25 September 2023 - I will be speaking together with Luke Scanlon, Head of Fintech Propositions, Pinsent Masons LLP and Akber Datoo, D2 Legal Technology email firstname.lastname@example.org to book
LIBOR Transition - The Current Position & Horizon Scanning - A webinar for MBL - Recording streaming from 20 September 2023 (To book please go to LIBOR Transition - The Current Position & Horizon Scanning - Webinar)
LDI Fund Regulation – What to Expect - A webinar for MBL - Recording Streaming on (To book please go to https://www.mblseminars.com/Outline/LDI-Fund-Regulation---What-to-Expect---Webinar/17865)
Risk Management & Operational Resilience Failings - The Prudential Perspective - A webinar for MBL - Recording streaming on 2 August 2023 (To book please go to Risk Management & Operational Resilience Failings - The Prudential Perspective - Webinar)
Speaker at London International Disputes Week - I spoke about collective redress including in relation to financial services - 18 May 2023 (https://lidw.co.uk/)
Advocacy Tutor at the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn New Practitioners Advocacy Course - 3 May 2023
Advocacy Tutor at the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn New Practitioners Advocacy Course - 17 - 19 March 2023
Oxford University Law Society event - "Legally Blind? Exploring diversity and inclusion in the legal industry" at Corpus Christi College - 24 November 2022. I was one of the panellists speaking at this event. This event is not open to the public.
Attended ICLG.com Global Class Actions Symposium - 17-18 November 2022, Amsterdam (see ICLG.com Global Class Actions Symposium 2022 | ICLG )
Advocacy Tutor at the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn Pupil Advocacy Course - 18 - 20 November 2022
Employed Bar Awards and Employed Barristers Dinner at Gray's Inn, London - 20 October 2022. I was nominated for and subsequently won the award of Employed Barrister of the Year in a Law Firm (The Bar Council Employed Bar Awards 2022)
2022 Pupillage Fair at a venue tbc near Liverpool Street, London - 15 October 2022. I was one of the barristers advising at the one to one CV clinic.
The Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn Student's Weekend at Cumberland Lodge - 25 - 27 March 2022 in Windsor. I was one of the Barristers teaching on this weekend.
LGBTQ+ Panel and Networking Event by King's College London's Diverse Lawyers Society and Bar and Mooting Society - 15 February 2022 on Zoom. I was one of the Barristers on the panel. Contact email@example.com for further information about attendance.
Inclusion Networking Event for those interested in a career at the Bar by Cake and Counsel and Queen Mary's University London ("QMUL") - 1 February 2022 at the Octagon Building, QMUL. I was one of the Barristers networking with attendees. Register at Inclusion Networking Event | QMBS (queenmarybarsociety.org)
"Demystifying the Employed Bar" - A webinar in conjunction with the Young Barristers' and Employed Barristers' Committees of the Bar Council - Thursday 13 May 2021 at 18:00 to 19:00 on MS Teams. I, together with an eminent panel, provided some insights into the varied careers at the Employed Bar. Attendance is free but you must register beforehand to attend by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07507 237 218.
"The only way is Ethics" - A presentation about the ethical issues faced by employed barristers hosted by BACFI in conjunction with the Temple Employed Bar Forum - Thursday 25 March 2021 at 18:00 to 19:00 on MS Teams. I was one of the main speakers at this event See http://www.bacfi.org/diary.htm to attend.
Virtual University Afternoon for Bar student members of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn - Wednesday 31 March 2021 at 17:00-18:30 on Zoom. I will be speaking about life as an Employed Barrister.
Queen Mary Bar Society Networking Event held in collaboration with Cake and Counsel (https://cakeandcounsel.co.uk/ and @cakeandcounsel on Twitter) - Thursday 4 February 2021 at 18:30 This is the concluding event to Inclusion week; a week dedicated to under-represented groups at the Bar. Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org to attend by 15 January 2021
Exeter University's Women in Law Society event - Life as women at the Bar - Tuesday 23 February 2021 at 18:30 on Zoom I will be one of the three panel members at this event.Griffin Access Programme panel event for sixth form students - Tuesday 19 January 2021 at 17:00 I was a panel member speaking to a number of sixth form students.
UCL Connect, How to...Build a Legal Career - Tuesday 24 November 2020 at 17:00 I was on a panel providing current ad prospective UCL students and recent graduates with inspiring and honest advice and information about embarking on a legal career.
Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference 2020, "Ethics and Advocacy: Identifying and Resolving Dilemmas" - Friday 20 November 2020 I was a speaker on the expert panel addressing ethical issues that may arise at the employed and self-employed bar - https://www.barcouncil.org.uk/training-events/calendar/annual-conference-2020.html
Civil advocacy workshop for outside London students, the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn - Thursday 19 November 2020 at 17:30 I was a tutor at the Lincoln's Inn civil advocacy workshop.
Aspiring Solicitors Pride Event 2020 - Wednesday 14 October 2020 at 15:30 A panel discussion about reaching a senior position in the legal profession as a LGBTQ+ professional - https://www.aspiringsolicitors.co.uk/events/as-pride-event-2020/
Pupillage Fair, Application Clinic Online - Saturday 17 October 2020 at 12:00 The only fair run by the Bar for the future Bar. It was free to attend. I provided one-to-one expert and impartial advice on pupillage applications, legal CVs and interview techniques - https://www.barcouncil.org.uk/becoming-a-barrister/students-and-graduates/pupillage-fair-2020.html