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 event will be chaired by Head of Chambers Anthony Metzer QC and the speakers confirmed thus far are:

Rt Hon Sir Andrew McFarlane, President of Family Division

Helena Kennedy QC

Dr Charlotte Proudman of Goldsmith Chambers

Detective Sergeant Pal Singh and Commander Ivan Balhatchett, NPCC

Leyla Hussain, campaigner and the National FGM Centre

Natasha Rattu, Karma Nirvana