Upcoming Events
Haysmacintyre Diversity & Inclusion Series: "In conversation with Charlene Brown"
Feb 25, 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM
Haysmacintyre, 10 Queen St Place, London EC4R 1AG
Join us for a thought-provoking discussion on race, gender, representation, and being an active BAME ally as Daniel Winterfeldt, founder and chair of the InterLaw Diversity Forum, sits down with Charlene Brown, co-founder and director of Howlett Brown and prominent diversity & inclusion advocate.
BAME Network: "How to be an effective BAME ally"
Mar 03, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Macfarlanes LLP, 20 Cursitor Street, London EC4A 1LT
Diverse members of the legal profession face increased challenges at every stage of their careers. A key factor to their success is the support they receive from allies, mentors, and sponsors. Our panel includes BAME professionals and allies who will share their insights and experiences.
Launch of our Women's Network
Mar 10, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location is TBD
LGBT+ Network: “Celebrating Trans Day of Visibility: Focus on Trans and Non-Binary in the City“
Mar 18, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location is TBD
LGBT+ Network: "The Pink Glass Cliff: LGBT+ Leadership – The Next Great Challenge“
Jun 17, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, 1 New Fetter Ln, Holborn, London EC4A 1AN, UK
BAME Network: Black History Month
Oct 07, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, 41 Lothbury, London EC2R 7HF, UK
LGBT+ Network: Intersectionality – LGBT+ and BAME (A Celebration of Black History Month)
Oct 21, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP, 110 Fetter Ln, Holborn, London EC4A 1AY
2020 Network Meetings and other Events
Time is TBD
Location is TBD
Our 2020 rota will begin appearing here over the next weeks. We will have monthly meetings of our BAME and LGBT+ Networks, bi-monthly meetings of our ENABLE (dis)Ability Network, plus meetings of our soon-to-be-launched Women's and Social Mobility Networks, as well as many other special events!
Past Events
jMosaic+ Speaker Series: Enhancing LGBTQ+ Diversity in Financial Services
Holiday Drinks Celebration (All Networks)
CMS London
LGBT+ Network: "World AIDS day"
Gender Neutral Drafting: Publication Launch And Seminar
Jones Day
BAME Network: "Barriers to BAME recruitment, retention, and advancement - Crowdsourcing solutions"
InterLaw Diversity Forum: Student Lab
BPP (London, Holborn Centre)
LGBT+ Network/BAME Network: "Intersectionality - LGBT+ and BAME"
Gowling WLG
BT's Black History Month Event: "In conversation with Sandie Okoro, General Counsel, World Bank"
BT Centre
Race & Ethnicity (BAME) Network: "Black History month: The next generation of black leaders"
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
ENABLE (dis)Ability Network: "Mental health awareness in the workplace"
Stephenson Harwood LLP
BAME Network: "A view from in-house: Employer best practice for recruitment, retention, and advancement of BAME talent"
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson
Summer Charity Drinks Celebration (Combined Networks)
Taylor Wessing LLP
Lavender Law: Finance Law Institute
All Networks: Social Mobility and Intersectionality
Dechert LLP
Gender Equality Initiative (w/the Law Society): "Mini Hack-a-thon - Career Progression"
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Purple Reign Podcast Lauch at Parliament
House of Commons
LGBT+ Network: "LGBT+ and faith"
Shearman & Sterling
Gender Initiative/Race & Ethnicity (BAME) Network: "Intersectionality - BAME and Gender"
Weil Gotshal & Manges
Gender Initiative/LGBT+ Network: "Intersectionality - LGBT+ and Gender"
Cooley (UK) LLP
Race & Ethnicity (BAME) Network: "The Path to the Top - What does success look like and how do you get there?"
LGBT+ Network: "How to be a trans* ally"
Allen & Overy LLP
ENABLE (dis)Ability Network: "Neurodiversity: Autism"
Race & Ethnicity (BAME) Network: "Level Up - Advancing your career" (Interactive skill building session)
Taylor Wessing LLP
Race & Ethnicity (BAME) Network: "How to be an effective BAME ally"
Reed Smith
10th Annual Winter Carnival to benefit the AKT and InterLaw Diversity Forum
The Club at The Ivy
LGBT+ Network: "Stonewall's 2020 Workplace Equality Index"
Pinsent Masons
ENABLE (Dis)ability Network: "Attracting, Recruiting, Retaining, and Promoting Employees with Disabilities"
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Holiday Drinks Celebration (Combined Networks)
Eversheds Sutherland
Gender Equality Initiative (w/ the Law Society): "Breakfast of Champions"
Weil Gotshal & Manges
LGBT+ Network/Gender Equality Initiative (w/the Law Society): A Conversation with Inga Beale, CEO, Lloyd's of London
Addleshaw Goddard LLP
Stonewall Global WEI and Global LGBT+ Best Practice & Engagement
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Race & Ethnicity Network: "The In-House Perspective: BAME Recruitment, Retention, and Advancement"
Macfarlanes LLP
LGBT+ Network: "LGBT+ Women at the Top (and How to Get There)"
Kingsley Napley LLP
The Diversity Ops Center: Delivering D&I in Global Corporate Legal Departments and Law Firms
Reed Smith
Race & Ethnicity Network: "Celebrating Black History Month"
Gowling WLG
LGBT+ Families: Adoption, Surrogacy, Marriage, and Divorce
Allen & Overy LLP
ENABLE (Dis)ability Network: "Mental Health Awareness in the Workplace"
Kingsley Napley LLP
10th Anniversary Summer Party and launch of the Gender Equality Initiative (All Networks)
Jones Day
"Next Level Mentoring: Using Technology to Make Mentoring Work" & Launch of InterLawConnect mentoring programme
ENABLE (Dis)ability Network: "Accessibility and Technology - Supporting Your Employees"
"Let's Talk About Social Mobility & Intersectionality"(Combined LGBT+/ Race & Ethnicity/Disability Networks)
Shearman & Sterling LLP
LGBT+ Network: "How to be an Effective LGBT+ Ally"
Slaughter and May
Diversity and Inclusion: A Professional Responsibility? (Evening Session)
Eversheds Sutherland
Diversity and Inclusion: A Professional Responsibility? (Afternoon Session)
Clifford Chance
"Everybody's Talking about Jamie" outing to benefit Diversity Role Models
Apollo Theatre
Race & Ethnicity Network: "BAME Women at the Top: Inspiring Stories"
CMS London
LGBT+ Network: "How to Launch, Maintain or Re-Launch a Successful LGBT+ Network"
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius UK LLP
ENABLE Disability Network: "Employers Leading the Way in Supporting Disability"
Weil Gotshal & Manges
Race & Ethnicity Network: "How to Launch or Revitalise a BAME Network"
Norton Rose Fulbright
LGBT+ Network: "Trans* Insights and Conversations"
Taylor Wessing LLP
Race & Ethnicity Network: "How to be an Effective BAME Ally"
Eversheds Sutherland
LGBT+ Network: "Stonewall Work Equality Index 2019"
Kirkland & Ellis (International) LLP
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