On the 30th anniversary of Section 28 of the Local Government Act 1988 (and the 15th of its repeal), this panel event will focus on the legacy of this notorious legislation and how far we have come since its abolition. This event will also allow you to meet members of the Law Society’s LGBT+ Division and other solicitors who share a passion for LGBT+ representation.
17:30 – 18:00 Registration and refreshments
18:00 – 18:10 Opening remarks
18:10 – 19:10 Panel event and Q&A
Katrina Robinson (chair LGBT+ Lawyers Division) will be joined by others with local knowledge and experience of the current education system.
19:10 – 19:15 Closing remarks
19:15 – 20:15 Networking drinks reception
Who should attend?
– Solicitors who identify as LGBT+ or are an ally
– Solicitors who are a member of the LGBT+ staff network at their firm/organisation
– Those who wish to understand more about personal experiences in order to provide support to colleagues.
This event is free to attend.