LawWorks Events Calendar
Check here to find out what events LawWorks is running or getting involved with and click on the links to find out more.
Walk the Thames 2011Saturday 19th February 2011 - Sunday 20th February 2011 On 19 and 20 February the National Pro Bono Centre team walked 40 miles along the Thames footpath, raising money for the London Legal Support Trust. more..
LawWorks & Attorney General Student AwardsWednesday 30th March 2011 The winners of the 2011 Awards were announced on Wednesday, 30 March at the House of Commons. The Attorney General, Dominic Grieve QC MP, presented the awards to the winners and runners up and... more..
London Legal Walk 2011Monday 16th May 2011 17:00 to 21:00 This year's London Legal Walk will be held on the afternoon/evening of Monday, 16th May. This annual event is organised by the London Legal Support Trust and raises funds for the free... more..
Nine legal walks across EnglandMonday 16th May 2011 - Wednesday 18th May 2011 On both the 16 and 18 May, lawyers across the country will be walking for justice and raising funds to support free legal help in their area. more..
North East Legal Walk 2011Wednesday 18th May 2011 17:30 to 20:00 The North Eastern Legal Support Trust is organising this year's sponsored legal walk, which will kick off at the Newcastle Combined Court. more..
'Justice for All' Public RallyFriday 3rd June 2011 12:00 to 13:00 Come down and help us stand up for justice, and hear from a range of inspiring speakers from across the community and the voluntary sector. more..
4th Annual Brighton Legal Sponsored WalkTuesday 21st June 2011 17:30 to 21:00 This 10km “after work” sponsored walk will raise funds for legal advice charities in and around Sussex. Walkers will include lawyers from firms, chambers, in-house legal departments and... more..
LawWorks Awards & DinnerThursday 23rd June 2011 17:30 to 23:00 LawWorks is celebrating the best pro bono contributions from firms and individuals in the last year, at its annual Pro Bono Awards & Dinner... Tickets available now! more..
Law on Trial 2011Monday 27th June 2011 - Saturday 2nd July 2011 This is an annual event at Birkbeck University of London, which is running the week beginning 27 June. All events are free and open to all. more..
Common Law and Convention Law: The Limits to InterpretationTuesday 28th June 2011 18:00 to 19:30 The Law Society is hosting a lecture by Baroness Hale of Richmond on the common law and human rights. Lord Lester of Herne Hill will be chairing. more..
Intervention Training. Join the Law Society’s International Action Team (IAT)Tuesday 28th June 2011 16:00 to 18:00 Join the Law Society's International Action Team (IAT) of pro bono lawyers and law students by attending our intervention training. more..
The Ruggie Guidelines on Business and Human Rights - What Do They Mean for Lawyers?Tuesday 5th July 2011 18:00 to 19:30 The event explores how these new guidelines affect the advice lawyers give business clients. more..
Amicus Jail Break 2011 (proudly sponsored by CMS Cameron Mckenna)Sunday 10th July 2011 12:00 to 03:00 The Amicus (Assisting Lawyers for Justice on Death Row) Jail Break is a fundraising race around London's landmarks. more..
Eastbourne Legal WalkMonday 11th July 2011 17:30 to 20:00 A beautiful 10km walk on a Summer’s evening to raise funds to enable the Citizens Advice Bureau to help people in desperate need of advice more..
The 3rd Hastings Legal sponsored walkMonday 5th September 2011 In aid of Hastings Advice & Representation Centre; 1066 Citizens Advice Bureau; Brighton Housing Trust (Hastings service) more..
Legal Aid Roadshows (organised by The Law Society)Monday 26th September 2011 - Thursday 27th October 2011 Our free regional roadshows will update you on the potential changes to legal aid and how firms can prepare. You will also have the opportunity to feed into our campaign against the government's... more..
Legal Sector Quiz NightWednesday 12th October 2011 18:15 to 20:30 Do you or does anybody you know work in the legal sector?On 12 October 2011 the Refugee Council will be hosting a Legal Sector Quiz night with the help of comedian and former barrister Clive... more..
National Pro Bono Centre Roundtable - BirminghamTuesday 18th October 2011 17:30 to 19:30 Bringing together key figures in the region's legal, education andvoluntary sectors, the event aims to map current local pro bono activityand identify the scope for new collaboration, projects and... more..
Cutting Courts or the State?Wednesday 19th October 2011 11:00 to 12:45 Is the Justice Ministry right or wrong on the Magistrates’ courts? As the Coalition proceeds with its policy to close one third of the magistrates’ courts, Politeia’s autumn... more..
Amicus presents "If I Should Die..."Wednesday 19th October 2011 18:30 to 21:00 Twenty years ago Andrew Lee Jones was executed by the state of Louisiana.He went to his death without knowing whether he was guilty or innocent.He is the reason Amicus was founded. more..
Realising economic, social and cultural (ESC) rights in the UK - Human rights symposiumFriday 21st October 2011 - Saturday 22nd October 2011 The Law Society is organising its 2011 annual symposium in partnership with the Equality and Human Rights Commission, Justfair and the Human Rights Centre (University of Essex). more..
LLST Halloween BallMonday 31st October 2011 18:30 to 00:00 The London Legal Support Trust presents its first annual Halloween Ball more..
The Koestler 2011 Art ExhibitionMonday 31st October 2011 - Wednesday 30th November 2011 The exhibition presents the art of offenders selected by the sentencers of offenders - a ground-breaking exploration of judgement, art and crime. more..
London Round TableMonday 7th November 2011 14:30 to 17:30 London Round Table organised by the National Pro Bono Centre more..
National Pro Bono Week 2011Monday 7th November 2011 - Friday 11th November 2011 National Pro Bono Week – 7-11 NovemberMake sure you are part of the week.Details of all events are in the calendar at www.probonouk.net. If you are holding an event, make sure it’s... more..
Yorlaw – a new and free legal advice service in YorkTuesday 15th November 2011 17:00 to 19:00 Following our successful pilot scheme, YorLaw – a free legal advice service for the community in and around York - is to be officially launched on: 15th November 2011, between 5 and 7 pm at the... more..
Innocence Network UK 6th Annual ConferenceFriday 25th November 2011 - Saturday 26th November 2011 ‘Educating to overturn and prevent the wrongful conviction of innocent people.’ more..
Inspirational YOU Event at The Supreme CourtWednesday 30th November 2011 18:00 to 21:00 Inspirational YOU in partnership with Runnymede 360° are honoured to hold their Invest in YOU Law Master Class event at the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom more..
Evolving WorldFriday 20th January 2012 17:45 to 19:15 A speech on the role of the International Court of Justice by the President Hisashi Owada more..
Walk The Thames 2012Saturday 18th February 2012 - Sunday 19th February 2012 08:30 to 16:00 Get a team involved and walk The Thames. more..
Mencap's Big Cuts EventWednesday 29th February 2012 10:30 to 15:30 Do you have a learning disability? Do you care for or work with someone who does? more..
Workingmums.co.uk LIVETuesday 27th March 2012 09:00 to 16:00 Workingmums.co.uk LIVE is a free one-stop shop for candidates looking for jobs, advice and business opportunities. more..
Know Your Rights DayFriday 18th May 2012 Know Your Rights Day is designed to provide basic legal knowledge about Debt, Housing Law (landlord and tenant disputes) and Employment Law to those in the local community more..
The London Legal Walk 2012Monday 21st May 2012 17:30 to 21:00 Will you be walking for Justice? more..
LawWorks Pro Bono Awards 2012Tuesday 12th June 2012 17:30 to 21:00 Celebrating the best legal pro bono activities undertaken byorganisations and individuals and the positive impact they have had on thosehelped. more..
Inspirational YOU - Law SeminarSaturday 30th June 2012 13:30 to 14:30 The law seminar will provide YOU with the opportunity to meet and listen to law professionals, who will be discussing and explaining how to develop the skills needed to be a success in the legal... more..
International Journal of Clinical Legal Education ConferenceTuesday 10th July 2012 - Friday 13th July 2012 A conference focusing on the ever expanding area of clinical legal education. more..
Higher Education Academy Discipline Workshop and Seminar series 2012 Meeting the needs of students and clients in a time of austerity – a round table discussion on building partnerships in education and legal serviceWednesday 11th July 2012 Higher Education Academy
Discipline Workshop and Seminar series 2012
Meeting the needs of students and clients in a time of austerity – a round table discussion on building partnerships in... more..
Hastings Legal WalkMonday 10th September 2012 Organised by The London Legal Support Trust, the Hastings Legal Walk takes place this September. more..
London Legal Support Trust Sponsored SkydiveFriday 28th September 2012 Want to take your support to new heights? Looking for something to get your heart racing? more..
Big Issue London Night WalkFriday 28th September 2012 On 28th September 2012 London will be host to the fourth annual Big London Night Walk! It will be the biggest and best yet and will see over 600 people take to the streets of London to help The Big... more..
Cockpit Arts & The National Pro Bono CentreWednesday 3rd October 2012 18:30 to 21:00 more..
London Legal Support Trust Halloween Ball 2012Wednesday 31st October 2012 18:00 to 00:00 "the best (and most fun) legal event I've ever been to" - one of the very pleased guests more..
Question Time - Interactive DebateMonday 5th November 2012 18:00 to 21:30 Please join us for an interactive debate to mark the opening of National Pro Bono Week 2012, chaired by the Attorney General's Pro Bono Envoy Michael Napier CBE QC. more..
The LawWorks Student Conference 2012Saturday 10th November 2012 ...inspiring students and academics to think about starting new student pro bono projects as well as developing existing ones. more..
Survival of the Fittest - LLST teamSaturday 17th November 2012 Looking for a challenge to really push yourself? How does a 10k obstacle course around Battersea Power Station sound...? more..
Women at the top; Diversity Master Class at UK Supreme CourtWednesday 28th November 2012 18:00 to 21:00 Women at the top- a diversity master class organised by Inspirational YOU. more..
NPBC Screening Event of 'Janapar'Tuesday 19th February 2013 18:00 to 20:00 Join us for this unique film screening, and Q&A with the producer James Newton, and star of the film Tom Allen more..
Great Legal Bake 2013Wednesday 27th February 2013 The London Legal Support Trust are organising the largest legal bake sale ever attempted! more..
Rwanda: Past, present and futureThursday 28th February 2013 18:00 to 19:30 A keynote speech on Judicial Reform, Public Confidence and the Rule of Law in Rwanda. more..
LLST Skydive 2013Saturday 2nd March 2013 The London Legal Support Trust are organising a series of tandem skydives for 2013. more..
LawWorks and Attorney General Student Pro Bono Awards 2013Monday 25th March 2013 16:00 to 18:00 The Awards will celebrate the best pro bono activities undertaken by law students and law schools, and the positive impact that those activities have had on those who have been assisted. more..
London Legal WalkMonday 20th May 2013 The London Legal Walk is the largest annual gathering of lawyers and judiciary with over 6,000 in 2012 walking 10km after work around some of London's best-known legal landmarks. more..
Wales Charity Law Conference 2013Tuesday 21st May 2013 more..
Scottish University Law Clinic Network: Roundtable eventFriday 7th June 2013 This conference, which is the second annual round table event of the Scottish University Law Clinic Network, is designed to bring together students and staff in Scottish and other universities to... more..
LLST Night Rider 2013Saturday 8th June 2013 - Sunday 9th June 2013 A 100km moonlight ride past London's iconic landmarks more..
LawWorks Pro Bono Awards 2013Wednesday 19th June 2013 The LawWorks Pro Bono Awards celebrate the best legal pro bono activities undertaken by organisations and individuals and the positive impact they have had on those helped. more..
Street Law Workshop Event - University of YorkFriday 28th June 2013 - Saturday 29th June 2013 more..
Inspirational YOUSaturday 29th June 2013 Be Inspired III - Inspirational YOU's Leadership, Enterprise and Personal Development day.
A day of ground breaking talks and workshops from 20 of the UK's most influential speakers and... more..
LLST British 10k RunSunday 14th July 2013 There are 56 places available to run through this iconic 10km course more..
LLST Virgin London TriathlonSaturday 27th July 2013 - Sunday 28th July 2013 This is your chance to take part in the Virgin London Triathlon on behalf of the London Legal Support Trust. more..
Legal Support Trust Events ProgrammeWednesday 21st August 2013 - Tuesday 31st December 2013 Download details of the upcoming events organised by the Legal Support Trust and Access to Justice Foundation more..
Bristol Legal Walk 2013Monday 23rd September 2013 What is the walk?
The Bristol Legal Walk is an easy and pleasant 8km stroll around the water front sights of Bristol. Walking in teams as their court, law firm or chambers, law college or in-house... more..