The Association of Asian Women Lawyers (“AAWL”) was set up in 2001. Membership spans from Judges, QCs, Barristers, Solicitors, Legal Executives to Trainees, Pupils and University Students. AAWL is a non profit making organisation.
Aims and Objectives
to promote equality and diversity in the legal profession
to encourage new entrants into the legal profession drawn from all social backgrounds
to offer support, guidance and assistance to those wishing to embark upon a legal career
to hold regular seminars and social functions to facilitate opportunities to network and draw upon the knowledge of experienced practitioners, Judges and QCs
Your AAWL membership includes:
Advance notice and invitation to all our events
The chance to undertake pro bono work with our linked voluntary organisations
The chance to connect with the AAWL community
Being able to assist with the work of the AAWL committee
Applications are still open for PAJE 2021, which supports talented lawyers from underrepresented groups to feel more equipped, confident and prepared when considering applying for a future judicial role.
Find out more and apply: https://www.judiciary.uk/diversity/pre-application-judicial-education-programme-paje/
Talented aspiring solicitors are invited to apply for a place on our Diversity Access Scheme, “a scholarship with a difference”, that aims to improve social mobility and diversity in the legal profession.
Recruitment for 2021 is open to 25 April 👇🏿https://lawsociety.org.uk/contact-or-visit-us/press-office/press-releases/diversity-scheme-helps-talented-trainees-enter-the-law