Oliver Fisher Solicitors and the Centre for Law & Culture, St. Mary’s University present:

First Women Lawyers in Great Britain and the Empire – Centenary Celebration

Free Public Lecture Series

Venue: The Drawing Room, More House, 53 Cromwell Road, South Kensington, SW7 2EH

Friday 31 May 2019 at 6pm:

Charlotte Coleman ‘Auvergne Doherty: First commonwealth (Western Australia) woman to be called to the Bar of England and Wales’

and Dr Frances Burton ‘Betty Archdale: Called to the Bar at Gray’s Inn in 1938. Like Doherty, Archdale made her career in Australia’

Friday 21 June 21 2019 6pm:

‘100 Years on…’ Roundtable discussion with Partners and solicitors from our kind sponsors, Oliver Fisher Solicitors with Dr. Laura Janes, Legal Director and Solicitor at the Howard League for Penal Reform and Caoilfhionn Gallagher QC, Doughty Street Chambers.