Chambers Events

Goldsmith offers a variety of seminars and events on a range of areas of law. Many of these seminars will be accredited for CPD points by the Bar Council and Solicitors Regulation Authority. The venues will be either in-house or local to Temple. Members of chambers can, on request, attend your offices to deliver seminars or training on a formal or informal basis.

 

Goldsmith Chambers Hosts Unlawful Detention Seminar

On 22 November Goldsmith Chambers welcomed a wide range of immigration and civil practitioners to its Seminar on Unlawful Detention and False Imprisonment, hosted at BPP University in Holborn. Attendees heard presentations from four members of Chambers, before having the opportunity to discuss further over drinks. Head of Chambers Anthony Metzer QC opened the event […]

Goldsmith Chambers and National Police Chiefs’ Council host conference on FGM and Forced Marriage

To raise awareness of the new Pilot Practice Direction on FGM and forced marriage in family courts, Goldsmith Chambers and the NPCC collaborated to host a conference. Speakers included: Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlene, the President of the Family Division; Nancy Durrell McKenna, Safe Hands; Dr Charlotte Proudman, Barrister at Goldsmith Chambers; Pal Singh, Detective Sergeant; Dr Leyla Hussain, founder […]

Goldsmith Chambers co-host event on forced marriages and female genital mutilation protection orders

Goldsmith Chambers is looking forward to co-hosting the forthcoming event on 27th November 2018 “Pilot Practice Direction on Forced Marriage & Female Genital Mutilation Protection Orders” with the National Police Chiefs’ Council. The event is to raise awareness of forced marriage and female genital mutilation and the legal remedies available for women and girls.  The […]

Goldsmith Chambers hosts unlawful detention seminar

What should you look for when faced with a client who may have been unlawfully detained? What are the first steps in litigating the claim? How will the Courts expect the claim to be presented? How do damages (and costs) work in such claims? Goldsmith’s immigration and civil teams have come together to provide a […]

Book launch of 10th Edition of the Immigration Law Handbook

On Tuesday 23rd October in the evening, Goldsmith Chambers celebrated the launch of the 10th Edition of the Immigration Law Handbook, co-edited by Goldsmith immigration barrister Frances Allen. The Handbook is recognised as the leading reference work both by the judiciary and the immigration bar, providing all relevant immigration and asylum legislation and related materials in one volume. […]

Law Friends Society London Immigration Law Conference – 24th October 2018

Goldsmith Chambers’ immigration team have the pleasure of co-hosting the first Law Friends Society Immigration Law Conference in London at Conway Hall today on 24th October 2018. The conference includes expert speakers and a specialist, high calibre programme of topics.  Sangheeta Iengar will be speaking on Article 8 ECHR and criminal deportation appeals, Bronwen Jones on […]

Law Friends Society London Family Law Conference – 23rd October 2018

Goldsmith Chambers’ family team had the pleasure of co-hosting the first Law Friends Society Family Law Conference in London at Conway Hall yesterday on 23rd October 2018. The conference included expert speakers and a specialist, high calibre programme of topics.  Dr Anton van Dellen delivered a talk on TOLATA claims, Christabel McCooey an Update on Private Law […]

Law Friends Society Birmingham Immigration Law Essential Update – 18th October 2018

Goldsmith Chambers’ immigration team is looking forward to co-hosting the Birmingham Immigration Law Essential Update organised by the Law Friends Society taking place on 18th October 2018.  Sangheeta Iengar will be speaking on “the Ins and Outs of a Bail Application” .  Sarah Pinder will be speaking on “the Minefield of Tier 1 Entrepreneur Applications and […]

Law Friends Society Manchester Immigration Law Essential Update – 11th October 2018

Goldsmith Chambers’ immigration team is looking forward to co-hosting the Manchester Immigration Law Essential Update organised by the Law Friends Society taking place on 11th October 2018.  Sangheeta Iengar will be speaking on Criminal Deportation and Article 8 ECHR cases as well as bail applications.  Bronwen Jones will be speaking on the interplay between immigration […]