Christina is the 174th president of the Law Society of England and Wales and the fifth woman to hold this office.
During the presidential year 2018/19, Christina's main priorities are:
Read the full presidential plan and the summary of our global survey on women in the law.
Read Christina's inaugural speech.
The Law Society has backed a new and innovative education resource aimed at those considering a career in law.
Almost £3bn could be stripped from legal sector turnover by 2025 if the UK crashes out of the EU without a deal according to new Law Society forecasts.
Law Society says concerns about regulation of the solicitor profession must be taken into account and new rules rejected by the oversight regulator.
Properly funded early legal advice saves taxpayers' money says the Law Society following analysis showing the cost of running a courtroom for a day.
MPs say shift in culture is needed to address police and prosecution authorites' failure to disclose evidence that led to miscarriages of justice.
A key parliamentary committee has criticised HM Courts and Tribunals Service's attempt to modernise the courts and tribunals system.
Theresa May's white paper on Brexit was today given a cautious welcome by the Law Society of England and Wales.
As Christina Blacklaws takes the reins as new Law Society president, one of her presidential themes is women in leadership in law. How can lawyers and local law societies in the regions help?
Christina Blacklaws has taken office as the 174th president of the Law Society of England and Wales today in a ceremony at Chancery Lane.
On 5 July 2018, vice-president of the Law Society Christina Blacklaws became the 174th president, taking over from Joe Egan.