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Young Lawyers Virtual Conference – “A Bridge from the Past to the Future of Law Practice”

8th November 2023 @ 12:00 am - 9th November 2023 @ 11:59 pm

Join the YCLA virtual conference on how to forge a gratifying and successful career.

The Young Commonwealth Lawyers Association (YCLA) are pleased to announce their 2nd virtual Conference, the theme of the Conference being: Young Lawyers Virtual Conference – “A Bridge from the Past to the Future of Law Practice”, where young commonwealth lawyers will reaffirm the Commonwealth bond of legal fraternity, with each session providing an opportunity to participate.

What could you gain?

  • Help build the bridge between the geographical gap
  • An opportunity for young lawyers to form lasting and meaningful relationships between Commonwealth countries through discourse over the Conference
  • Young lawyers can learn from and dialog with seasoned practitioners and colleagues alike
  • Designed by young lawyers for young lawyers

DATE : Thursday 9th November (the registration link will confirm your attendance for both the 8th and 9th November)

This is free to all irrespective of CLA membership status.
*Attendance certificates given on request*

Time : 12.15 pm – 4.30 pm GMT – 9th November

Register here


7.15 am Kingston

8.15 am Nassau

12.15 pm London

1.15 pm Abuja

2.15 pm Lusaka

3.15 pm Nairobi

5.45 pm India

8.15 pm Malaysia

10.15 pm PNG

Opening & Welcoming remarks IPP Brian Speers & Hadassah Esther Igoche 12.15 – 12.30 pm GMT
Keynote speech The Rt. Hon Lord Carnwath of Notting Hill 12.30 – 12.45 pm GMT
Climate Justice, the way Forward Olivia Tattarletti

Hasan Ifran Khan

Attorney General Loughman of Vanuatu

12.45 – 1.45 pm GMT
Consent in the Digital Age: Exploring Privacy Implications When We Click ‘Agree’ Without Reading Tanmay Singh

Benedict Daudu

Julie Nguyen

2.00 – 3.00 pm GMT
Re-evaluating the Privy Council: Should it Remain as the Appellate Court for Other Commonwealth Jurisdictions?” Saul Lehrfreund

Rowan Pennington-Benton

Desirée Artesi

Rene Baptiste CMG

3.15 – 4.30 pm GMT