Workshop | Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Tuesday 11th of May 2021 18:30
LocationOnline via Zoom (joining link will be circulated via email)
18:30 - 20:00
Ensure that you have joined before the QS is due to start.
Dress codeSmart Casual
[Bookings will open at 10:00 AM on Wednesday 31 March]
An interactive session discussing equality and diversity issues that can arise in the course of pupillage and practice at the Bar and how to address them. Some of the Inn’s leading discrimination practitioners and judges will guide participants through a number of discussion problems which should be prepared and researched in advance.
This workshop will be led by:
- Master Elaine Banton
- Master James Tayler
- Carol Davis QC
- Paul Michell
- Susannah Johnson
Preparation will be distributed before the Qualifying Session.
This event is for members only.
Qualifying Session Details
After this session, students should be able to:
- Recognise the core duties that are engaged in particular equality and diversity situations.
- Demonstrate an awareness of when and how to challenge any lack of equal opportunity.
- Analyse practical scenarios and formulate steps which promote equality and diversity .
Links to the Professional Statement, wider workings of the Bar, administration of justice or a public interest matter
The QS will align with these elements of the Professional Statement:
- 1.1 / 1.5 / 1.10 / 1.16 / 1.17
- 2.2 / 2.3 / 2.5 / 2.6
- 3.3 / 3.4
Bookings and Cancellations
Where we have a waiting list we will offer your ticket to someone else, so please do cancel your ticket if you are no longer able to attend.
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