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Judicial Diversity Event – Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne


Newcastle upon TyneA networking event

Thursday 30 March 2017  17.45 – 20.30
Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne

Keynote speaker

The Rt Hon Lady Justice Hallett DBE

Other contributors include

Mrs Justice Simler

Judge John Aitken

DJ(MC) Tan Ikram

Carol Morgan, Judicial Appointments Commission

Who should attend?

The event is aimed at qualified legal professionals currently under-represented in the judiciary (BAME, women and those from a non-traditional background/social mobility i.e. state school education/first generation to go to University) who are interested in a career in the judiciary.

Why should you attend?

To learn more about what it is to be a judge and to gain some practical advice on the application and recruitment process. You will also have the opportunity to network with serving judges and listen to speeches from the senior judiciary and other judicial role models.

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Early booking is advisable.

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