Please see this two minute message from the Lord Chief Justice.
He hopes it will inspire you to join in the London Legal Walk-10xChallenge on October 5th and support the FBLS
The 2020 London Legal Walk will take place on Monday 5th October 2020 from 4.30pm. As in previous years, the FBLS is keen on building a team and would like to invite you to join!This is a unique opportunity to join more than 8,000 members of the legal profession to raise much-needed money for free legal advice agencies. Please let us know (by email) should you wish to attend so that we can start building our team and for security purposes. Limited tee-shirts will be available prior to the walk. You can pre-order one for £10 before 15 April 2019 by email providing your size (S, M, L, XL, 2XL) and your payment method (cheque, PayPal, Bank transfert).
We very much look forward to seeing a strong FBLS members’ mobilisation for this event.
ANNUAL FRANCO-BRITISH LEGAL CAREERS FORUM
Wednesday 18 November 2020, 6.00 – 9.00pm
University of Law, 14 Store Street, London WC1E 7DE Room SG01 ‘Ground Floor, Store Street Building’
Followed by drinks kindly provided by the University of Law
To register email the FBLS Administrator at: firstname.lastname@example.org
All law students, trainees and recently qualified lawyers are invited to attend the Forum,
organised in conjunction with The University of Law – Bloomsbury.
Members of the Panel will address different aspects of legal careers in the UK, Belgium and France.
All talks will be in English but questions in French are more than welcome.
|Lucie Bruneau- Carpentieri||Assistante de la Magistrate de liaison à Londres, Ambassade de France au Royaume Uni, précédemment Legal Headhunter at SSQ in London and Litigator at Saidji&Moreau in Paris. Avocat au barreau de Paris.|
|Gay Bailey||Policy adviser at the Ministry of Justice in family law advising in particular HM Government on EU matters relating to family law.
|Leonardo Carpentieri||Counsel at LMS LLP in London. Avocat au Barreau de Paris and Solicitor of England & Wales specialised in international arbitration, primarily in the infrastructure and energy sectors. Previously lawyer in Paris & London for international law firms. President of the English Committee of the FBLS.
|Floriane Laruelle||Trainee Solicitor at Dawson Cornwell Solicitors ( who started her legal career as a para legal) in the Private client and Family Law Department .
|Notary Public, Past President of The Notaries Society; retired English solicitor with a London practice where she set up the “French Department”.
& Rebecca Mee
Both completed their training contracts with Gide Loyrette Nouel LLP London; in September this year Rosalie and Rebecca qualified into, respectively, the Banking & Finance and International Dispute Resolution teams of the London office of Gide Loyrette Nouel
Registration at 5.45pm for a prompt start at 6pm
No charge: those attending are encouraged to become members of the Franco-British Lawyers Society (£15 annual subscription fee for students, interns and trainee solicitors) For information & registration email the FBLS Administrator at: email@example.com
Information to be confirm at a later date
Date & Time TBC
More information to follow