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This seminar, exploring the issues around representation and legal aid for Inquest victims, is hosted by The City of Westminster & Holborn Law Society Pro Bono and CSR Sub- Committee. The guest speakers are Yasmin Waljee OBE, International Pro Bono Director and Senior Counsel, at Hogan Lovells International LLP; HH Sir Peter Thornton QC, the former Chief Coroner of England and Wales and Rebecca Wilkinson, Deputy Chief Executive & Director of Programmes at LawWorks.
Yasmin Waljee and Hogan Lovells have provided exemplary pro bono service to the victims of crime and terrorism including the July 7 bombing and Westminster Attacks (March 2017). The event aims to explore the extent to which pro bono representation can be utilised. CWHLS Pro Bono and CSR Sub- Committee aims to promote and enable its members to engage in sustainable pro bono activity, Rebecca Wilkinson will provide information about a variety of pro bono opportunities that firms can get involved in.
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