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Register now for Inspirational women of the law!

On Wednesday 22nd March the Law School will host Inspirational Women of the Law - an event with seven fantastic women speakers talking about their lives, careers, hurdles and achievements.

This year we celebrate especially the achievements of black, Asian and minority ethnic women and the event is part of Freedom City 2017.

The event starts at 1pm and ends with a plenary lecture at 5.30pm by inspirational speaker and Newcastle Law School graduate, Funke Abimbola.

Other speakers include Judy Khan QC (leading criminal lawyer barrister who has represented amongst others Ched Evans and the families of the Hillsborough victims, and Marcia Willis Stewart (legal aid public law lawyer of the year in 2015 and lawyer for the family of Mark Duggan).

The event is open to all but registration is essential: More details about all the speakers can be found on our website:

published on: 22 February 2017