Women in the Law UK Conference

When: March 10, 2023

Where: Manchester, United Kingdom


Women in the Law UK Conference – Friday 10 March 2023 in Manchester

Please join us for a full day of inspiration at our Conference, complete with networking lunch and after party. The day will start with a welcome by our founder Dr Sally Penni MBE, Mayor of Manchester Andy Burnhamm and Managing Partner at Irwin Mitchell, Ros Bever.

We will cover a range of topics throughout the day, including:

• Wellbeing

• Business and the Law

• Career progression: training contracts, pupillage, partnership, becoming a judge

• Menopause, maternity and motherhood

• Financial wellbeing and women

• Diversifying your skills

Our line-up of speakers and panellists include:

• Rose Marley, CEO at Co-operatives UK

• Susan Carr, Counsellor at Susan Carr Counselling

• Tricia Peters, Owner of Tricia Peters Networking for Business

• Dominika Gasiorowski, Trainee Solicitor at CMS UK

• Verity Quaite, Barrister at Fieldfisher

• Kirsty James, Owner of Colony Networking

• Emma Elston MBE, Chief Executive at UKCM Ltd

• Abigail Holt, Barrister at Garden Court Chambers

• James Lappin, Head of Dispute Resolution at Fieldfisher

• Catrina Walker-Jones, Chartered Independent Financial Adviser at HW Independent Financial Management

• Sharon MacArthur, Menopause Educator at Miss Menopause

• Sian Darlington, Partner at Gunnercooke LLP

• Rachel Roberts, Regional Director at Stowe Family Law LLP

• Naomi Pryde, Head of Commercial Litigation at DWF

09:30am Registration & coffee

10am – 4pm Conference, with networking lunch

5-7pm Drinks and networking, with guest speaker

7-9pm Afterparty at Fountain House, St Ann’s Square, Manchester
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