Women in the law



Male solicitors more successful in applications for senior counsel

Male solicitors were twice as likely as women to succeed in their applications for recognition as senior counsel, according to new figures.

Published 18 September 2020

Next 100 Years opens annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations

The Next 100 Years, the successor project to the First 100 Years, has opened its annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations.

Published 28 July 2020

Women solicitors invited to take part in mentorship programme

Women solicitors have been invited to apply to take part in the Law Society of Ireland's new mentorship programme.

Published 3 July 2020

New QUB School of Law installation celebrates women in the law

A new art installation at Queen's University Belfast School of Law celebrates women working in all aspects of the law in Northern Ireland, including the future generation of legal professionals.

Published 30 May 2019