AALS EVENTS

2021
Date: Thursday 4 November 2021
AALS Annual Dinner with guest speaker Sir Lynton Crosby AO, sold out (postponed event) Old Hall, The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn.

Date: Wednesday 20 October 2021, Time: 5-6 p.m. (BST)

In Conversation with Sonya Branch, General Counsel to the Bank of England, online event hosted by Allen & Overy and co-sponsored by the Society of English and American Lawyers (SEAL); registration open nearer the date.

Date: Thursday 14 October 2021, Time: 6-7 p.m. (BST)

In Conversation with The Right Honourable The Lord Judge Kt PC, formerly Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, in-person event hosted by Fletcher Day; registration open nearer the date.

Date: Monday 13 September 2021, Time: 6-7:30 p.m. (BST)

Panel: Three Years of the UK/Australia Fintech Bridge, online event hosted by Fox Williams with a keynote address from His Excellency the Honourable George Brandis QC, High Commissioner of Australia to the United Kingdom; registration open nearer the date.

Save the Date: Thursday 2 September 2021, Time TBD

AALS Summer Drinks Party, in-person event hosted by Ashurst; tickets on sale soon.

Date: Tuesday 13 April 2021, Time: 2-3 p.m. (BST).
Annual Crawford Lecture: The Right to a Fair Trial in International Law, Amal Clooney and Professor Philippa Webb, hosted by Freshfields with introductory remarks from Senior Partner Georgia Dawson. Event open to members to guests by invitation.

 

2020
Date: Wednesday 7 October 2020 Time: 8 a.m. (BST)
Women in Leadership and the Law: In Conversation with the Honorable Julia Gillard AC, former Prime Minister of Australia, hosted by Skadden 
Date: Thursday 30 July 2020,     Time: 5-6 p.m.
The UK/Australia Free Trade Agreement: Contributions to the Law Society Paper on Legal Services, hosted by Herbert Smith Freehills       
Date: Wednesday 3 June 2020     Time: 5-6 p.m.
In Conversation with His Excellency the High Commissioner of Australia to the United Kingdom, the Honourable George Brandis QC, hosted by Fox Williams. 

 

2019

Date: Wednesday 17 July 2019
AALS Summer Drinks: Ashurst was proud to host the AALS Summer Drinks party on the rooftop at its new offices near Spitalfields Market                

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

COMMUNITY EVENTS

2021

SAVE THE DATE

Date: Wednesday 23 June 2021, Time: 6-8 p.m.
The British-Australian Society President’s Reception: The Chairman of the British-Australian Society and the Australian High Commissioner request the pleasure of your company at a Reception with our President Lord Hague of Richmond at the High Commissioner’s Residence, Stoke Lodge, 45 Hyde Parke Gate, London SW7 5DU.
Tickets on sale shortly. Priority for B-AS Members. To become a B-AS Member click here.
Dress: Cocktail B-AS Members £55 – Non-Members £65
Given changing Government guidelines, numbers are strictly limited. Date maybe subject to change

 

Date: Thursday 15th April 2021, Time: 6-8 pm (BST)
The Society of English and American Lawyers (SEAL) invites you to an evening with the Right Honourable Lady Arden of Heswall DBE, Justice of the UK Supreme Court addressing: The Importance of Dialogue: International Judicial Dialogue and the Contribution of Women to the Judiciary.
Opening interview by Dana Denis-Smith, founder of the First 100 Years project memorialising women’s first 100 years in law in the UK, followed by Lady Arden’s address.
REGISTER HERE