London Solicitors Litigation Association

Pro Bono: Giving Back to Move Forward

Event date: 
Wednesday, 4 November, 2020 - 18:00
Event Info: 

Pro Bono: Giving Back to Move Forward

“It is in justice that the ordering of society is centred” (Aristotle)

Wednesday, 4 November 2020 at 18:00

Kindly hosted by Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP via Zoom, our esteemed panellists will be sharing their experience in relation to how pro bono work has shaped their careers, and why pro bono work is important. The panel discussion will be introduced by the UK’s Solicitor General, the Right Honourable Michael Ellis QC MP. 

We hope you can join us for what will be an insightful discussion on this important topic during national Pro Bono Week.


Charlotte Hill, President of the Junior London Solicitors Litigation Association (JLSLA) and Senior Associate at Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP.


The Rt Hon Michael Ellis QC MP, Solicitor General


Mandeep Gill            Head of Legal, British Red Cross 

Elizabeth Mason       Committee Member of the JLSLA and Associate at Reed Smith LLP

Michael Polak           President of the Middle Temple Young Barristers’ Association and Barrister at Church Court Chambers 

Venue                     Zoom via Penningtons Manches Cooper

Time                       6pm to 7:15pm (with virtual networking thereafter).

Ticket Application

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Attendance is not limited to JLSLA/LSLA, Middle Temple Young Barristers’ Association or London Young Lawyers Group members. 

Junior LSLA events are aimed towards members of the profession of 8 years’ PQE or less and offer junior civil litigators the opportunity to meet and network in an interactive, relaxed atmosphere. Visit to find out more.