Monthly Archives: August 2016

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LAPG Annual Conference and Dinner 2016

2016-08-31T16:42:55+01:00August 31st, 2016|

LAPG's annual conference takes place in Leeds on Friday 7th October and the annual dinner will be on Thursday 6th of October in Leeds. As always, the conference offers a topical and informative mix of workshops, presentations and panel discussions, all designed to bring legal aid lawyers up to date on the latest developments from [...]

Hillsborough lawyers honoured at Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards

2016-08-23T17:32:38+01:00August 23rd, 2016|

PRESS RELEASE 8 July 2016 Hillsborough lawyers honoured at Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards The legal teams who acted for families of 96 Hillsborough victims won award for Outstanding Achievement at last night's ceremony, organised by the Legal Aid Practitioners Group. Opening the evening, LAPG co-chair Jenny Beck described Hillsborough as 'the most [...]

Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year winners press release

2016-08-23T16:59:30+01:00August 23rd, 2016|

PRESS RELEASE Winners of 2016 Legal Aid Practitioners Group Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards announced Solicitor behind historic reversal over joint enterprise among winners, announced by Baroness Doreen Lawrence last night. Other winners included Newcomer Darragh Mackin, a 24-year-old human rights solicitor in Belfast, praised for his courage in standing up to police [...]