Society of Women Lawyers (SOWL) - Annual Conference
The Society of Women Lawyers is hosting its First Annual General Meeting along with its Annual Conference on 7th July 2012 at the India International Centre, Delhi. The conference will be attended be several prominent lawyers and members of the Judiciary, and promises to be an exciting event.
Much has been accomplished in the last year by SOWL, including hosting Continuing Legal Education (CLE) sessions, the inauguration of the pro bono initiative and conducting research for policy reform in areas of law that impact women. The Annual Conference is a culmination of the first year of SOWL's operations, and is an opportunity for members to interact with each other.
The event provides educational and networking opportunities for lawyers and other stakeholders, and will be covered by leading media houses.
Date & Time: 7th July, 2012
Venue: Lecture Hall 2 (Annexe), India International Centre
Younger lawyers will have the valuable opportunity of interacting with senior, leading women lawyers who have made their mark in the professional space as Judges, lawyers, law firm partners and policy-makers during the Annual conference. Networking coffee breaks and a lunch have been organized to facilitate this.
The Chief Guest of the event is Hon'ble Ms. Justice Gita Mittal of the Delhi High Court who will also deliver the keynote address. During her time as a lawyer, Justice Mittal had a notable practice and was Standing Counsel for several Government agencies. She has also worked with several social work groups in Delhi and outside in areas of empowerment of women and provision of medical aid and facilities.
Free for members (whose membership dues stand paid as on the date of the conference)
Law Students (carrying a valid photo id of their institution)
Society of Women Lawyers (SOWL)
14A & B Hansalaya
15 Barakhamba Road
New Delhi - 110001