YLAL News

LALY shortlist announced

LAPG have announced that Gwendolen Gwynn-Morgan has been shortlisted for the Young Legal Aid Solicitor of the Year award and Felicity Williams has been shortlisted for the Young Legal Aid Barrister of the Year award!  The winners will be announced at a ceremony on 1 December.

2008 Training Contracts Grant Scheme

The Legal Services Commission are delighted to announce that all 150 grants available under the 2008 Training Contract Grants Scheme have now been awarded to solicitor firms and Not for Profit organisations across England and Wales.
Each grant represents a commitment to support a student/trainee and an organisation for up to 4 years, through the LPC and training contract.

Katherine Craig is highly commended in Law Society excellence awards

YLAL is extremely proud to announce that Katherine Craig was highly commended at Law Society's excellence awards in the category of 'Junior Lawyer of the Year'. The judges recognised her great contribution to both national and internal human rights work. Katherine is just 3 weeks PQE and has been a tireless YLAL member since it was founded. Congratulations Kat!
Details of the awards can be found at
http://www.lawsociety.org.uk/newsandevents/events/awards/excellence.page