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BLD Black History Month Event 2011

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Event : BLD Black History Month Event 2011
Start : 06 Oct, 2011 18:00
End : 06 Oct, 2011 21:30
Description :

BLD holds its sixth annual Black History Month Event and the official launch of its Black Letter Law 2011 publication at the Law Society on Thursday 6 October 2011. The theme this year is BMEs in the Law – Creating and Doing Business in the UK and Worldwide.

Attendees will have the opportunity to purchase our ground-breaking Black Letter Law 2011

Our distinguished speakers showcase the breadth of talent and contribution of BMEs in business both internationally and in the UK.



  • Trevor Faure. Trevor is the Global General Counsel and Partner at Ernst & Young Global. Trevor is a barrister and leads the global Ernst & Young network of 400 lawyers worldwide.

  • Magdalene Bayim-Adomako. Magdalene is a partner and Head of Bank Finance in the Banking and Capital Markets group at the London office of global law firm White & Case.
  • Segun Osuntokun. Segun is a partner at leading City firm Berwin Leighton Paisner and a commercial litigator whose clients include  national governments and international financial institutions.
  • Imran Khan. Imran is a partner at Imran Khan &  Partners, a leading human rights law firm. He is best known as representing the Stephen Lawrence  family.
  • Shaun Wallace. Shaun is a barrister of Farringdon Chambers and is known as the “Dark Destroyer” on the ITV show The Chase. Shaun   made legal history as the first black to win Mastermind.



Date: Thursday 6 October 2011

Time: 6.00pm

Venue: The Law Society

(The nearest stations are Chancery Lane,Temple and Blackfriars. Please note that Blackfriars underground station is closed until December 2011).

How to Get There: (Click here to view the Map direction


This event is hosted by the Law Society, which also sponsors Black Letter Law 2011. To book a place, please email Claire Boakes at and also see online at for further details.



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