Tag: First 100 Years

First practising female barrister commemorated with London blue plaque

Lady Hale unveiled the historical marker

Oct 21 2021 10:16am

First female barrister to be commemorated with London blue plaque

Helena Normanton's roundel will mark the address she lived for the early part of her legal career

Apr 7 2021 9:28am

Law Society renames ‘Old Bookshop’ in honour of first female solicitor

Prominent room will bear Carrie Morrison's name

Jun 29 2020 11:44am

Meet the pioneers shaking up the legal industry

This month’s launch event shone a spotlight on stars from Cleary Gottlieb, Reed Smith, Clyde & Co, 11KBW and Obelisk

Mar 31 2020 2:00pm

Student event: The Pioneers

Featuring lawyers from Cleary Gottlieb, Clyde & Co, Reed Smith, 11KBW and First 100 Years; hosted at Rich Mix Shoreditch; open to all students and recent graduates -- Thursday 12 March

Mar 7 2020 5:59pm

Over half of female lawyers have experienced or witnessed sexism at work

But 46% fail to report over fears it would negatively impact their careers, new research reveals

Feb 18 2020 8:58am

Lady Arden: I was told I couldn’t be a barrister because solicitors would never instruct a woman

Supreme Court justice reflects on legal career in new interview

Feb 13 2019 8:48am

Two-year countdown to women in law’s centenary begins

Time for the First 100 Years project to press the accelerator

Dec 22 2017 9:06am