Exclusive invitation to First 100 Years Summer Drinks

12th July 2017

Calling all students, trainees and pupils! The First 100 years is opening up 20 exclusive spaces for you to learn about the First 100 Years project, whilst mingling with leaders of the profession. On 27 July 2017, the First 100 years and Sidley Austin are hosting a drinks reception to celebrate women in law. The evening’s events will include an exhibition on First 100 years artefacts and a talk on the history of women in the profession.

Discover the stories of women pioneers in the legal profession after the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919 paved the way for female lawyers to practice law. Explore the issues that women lawyers continue to face in striving towards gender equality today. Find out how you can get involved and contribute.

The full details of the event are here. Spaces are limited. Register now!