Women at the Bar have been much in demand for speaking engagements.
The landmark judgment by the Supreme Court on informed consent to medical treatment is almost three years old, and Montgomery v Lanarkshire Health Board continues to arouse discussion and debate.
A celebration of advocacy proved a very popular event for the Faculty to mark International Women’s Day.
The 2018 Macfadyen Lecture staged by the Scottish Council of Law Reporting has been delivered by Judge Ian Forrester, QC.
The Faculty’s Andrew Smith, QC, has been chosen as Lawyer of the Week in the law section of The Times Scotland – for the second time.
Difficulties could be created if Scotland alone in the UK forges ahead with a new system for legal recognition of acquired gender, the Faculty has suggested.
The Faculty’s Laigh Hall is expected to be full to capacity for a special International Women’s Day event this week.