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If you would like to advertise on the Inn's Noticeboard please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Promoting medico-legal knowledge in all its aspects
Monday, 9th December 2019
The Medico-Legal Society
Date: Thursday 12 December 2019
Lecture: With the End in Mind
Speaker: Kathryn Mannix – Palliative Care Doctor
Venue: The Medical Society of London, Lettsom House, 11 Chandos Street, London, W1G 9EB
Time: Lecture at 7pm, followed by a drinks reception
Email: email@example.com to confirm attendance
The Medico-Legal Society promotes medical and legal education through its monthly talks. Topics cover civil and criminal law and all related aspects of forensic medicine, bioethics and medical regulation, presented by a range of high profile speakers.
Dr Kathryn Mannix has spent her medical career working with people who have incurable, advanced illnesses. Starting in cancer care and changing career to become a pioneer of the new discipline of palliative medicine, she has worked as a palliative care consultant in teams in hospices, hospitals and in patients’ own homes, optimising quality of life even as death is approaching.
The Society welcomes those with an interest in medical legal issues to attend this free taster session, with the opportunity to network with medical and legal professionals over drinks.
Pupillage Open Evening at 1GC Family Law
Monday, 2nd December 2019
Pupillage Open Evening at 1GC Family LawThursday 9th January 2020 | 6-8pm10 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3BP Join us to find out about 1GC Family Law and the work we do. 1GC is a leading Chambers specialising in all aspects of Family Law: Children, Finance and Court of Protection. They are recognised nationally and internationally for providing expert advice and representation.There will be a presentation and panel discussion at 6:30-7pm. Booking is essential. Please register on Eventbrite.
Kalisher Essay Competition 2019
Monday, 2nd December 2019
We are delighted to announce the 2019 Kalisher Essay Competition, which was officially launched by The Hon. Mrs Justice Cheema-Grubb at yesterday’s annual CBA/Kalisher Lecture. With a substantial prize of £2,000 (plus a ticket to the Kalisher Theatrical Event), the Competition is open to all pupils currently undertaking a criminal pupillage.
We invite submissions of up to 2,000 words in answer to the following question:
“Section 4 of the Counter-Terrorism and Border Security Act 2019 introduces a new offence of ‘entering or remaining in a designated area’ outside the United Kingdom. The provision is intended to protect the public from the risk of terrorism. However, it is not retrospective. Should it have been?”
Please could you ask your pupils to send their entries to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Friday 28 February 2020. The competition will be judged by Trustees of the Kalisher Trust and the prize will be awarded at the star-studded Kalisher Theatrical Event at Middle Temple on the evening of Sunday 22 March 2020.
Further information is available here: thekalishertrust.co.uk
Broaden Your Horizons - Pegasus Scholarship Trust
Thursday, 28th November 2019
The Pegasus Scholarship Trust forges links between lawyers of the future around the world.
We offer placements across a variety of disciplines to countries such as America, Australia, Bermuda, Hong Kong, New Zealand, Singapore and Dubai, as well as supporting candidates who can arrange their own placements. We accept applications from tenants and employed barristers of under five years' practice (excluding pupillage) who belong to any of the four Inns. Applications close on 29 November, with interviews in January.
Host a Scholar
We connect international lawyers with leading Barrister's Chambers in London. Chambers host lawyers from all over the world, India, America New Zealand and 6 international students undertaking an LLM at Cambridge University. The Trust is reliant on Chambers hosting these lawyers for a period between 1-4 weeks.
Support the Pegasus Trust - give an international Lawyers exposure to the English and Welsh Judicial Systems and support international links.
Find out more: Pegasus Scholarship Trust
Traineeship at the Court of Justice of the European Union
Thursday, 7th November 2019
An unpaid traineeship of approximately 2 months will be available in the Chambers of Judge Christopher Vajda at the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg from 19th November 2019 or at the earliest convenience of the successful applicant to 31 January 2020.
This is an opportunity to engage with EU law at the highest level and gain important experience of how it works in practice. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a knowledge of European Union law, have a reasonable command of French – the CJEU’s working language – and, by the time they take up a traineeship, either hold a law degree (preferably 2:1 or above) or have successfully completed a law conversion course. Applications, consisting of a brief CV and a cover letter indicating why you would like to undertake a traineeship and future career plans, should be sent by email to Myriam.Ait_Abdella@curia.europa.eu and Frederik.De_Ridder@curia.europa.eu as soon as possible, and, at the latest by 13th November 2019. Applicants are asked to state on what date they would be able to start the traineeship.