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Virtual International Weekend

September 26 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm


The London Young Lawyers Group is proud to be working in collaboration with the European Young Bar Association, the Junior Lawyers Division of the Law Society of England and Wales and the Middle Temple Young Barristers’ Association to bring you the very first Virtual International Weekend.

About The Event

The International Weekend is an annual event usually held during the last week of September which is designed to connect international junior lawyers working in London. The event provides a fantastic opportunity for junior lawyers to network with other professionals from across the globe and listen to a number of exciting legal presentations, skills-based seminars and gain a further understanding of the legal system in England and Wales.

Despite the event being held virtually this year, there will still be a chance to network after the event via Zoom (sign-on details will be shared closer to the event)!

Date and Time

Saturday 26 September 2020

10.30am to 10.45am – welcome addresses

10.50am to 11.05am – keynote address

11.10am to 11.45am – the future of the legal profession in different jurisdictions in light of COVID-19

11.50am to 12.35pm – lunch break and private chat networking

12.40pm to 1.30pm – quiz

1.35pm to 2.05pm – wellbeing for junior lawyers in a digital age

2.10pm to 2.40pm – how to successfully win new business and/or make a pitch in a virtual world

2.45pm to 3.00pm – closing remarks

3.00pm to 3.15pm – interval

3.15pm to 4.15pm – European Young Bar Association (EYBA) General Meeting

5.00pm to 6.00pm – virtual networking e-soiree (ticket link below)

(Programme of the Event is subject to change)


The event is FREE this year but there are a limited number of places available.

To avoid missing out you can book your place by registering via the Law Society Website, HERE

We hope to (virtually) see you there!

International Weekend: virtual networking evening e-soiree

Following the close of the formal International Weekend programme you are invited to attend a networking e-soiree via Zoom. 

Saturday 26 September 2020

5pm (BST) 

6pm (CET) 

This will be an opportunity to network with your international peers.

The sign-up to attend the e-soiree networking is completely separate from the main International Weekend event. Ticket links are now closed.

You will be added to the delegate list and sent the Zoom details together with the meeting joining link nearer the time.

If you have any further questions about the e-soiree please email the London Young Lawyers Group, here.

This event is hosted by the London Young Lawyers Group, European Young Bar Association, Junior Lawyers Division and the Middle Temple Young Barristers Association.



September 26
10:30 am - 6:00 pm