LinkedIn groups

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  • news about our campaigns
  • our latest guidance and research
  • our events
  • opportunities to connect with colleagues
  • jobs

Interest groups

Join a LinkedIn group to keep up to date in your area of expertise, find events near you, for networking opportunities and to join discussions.

Areas of law and practice management

Advocacy Section – supports civil, family and criminal advocates with advice on working with judges, news, features and networking events.

Competition Section – for discussion of competition law issues.

In-house Division – the community for in-house lawyers working in the corporate and public sectors, not-for-profits and charities. Share best practice and address current issues and challenges in a supportive environment.

Law Management Section – provides members with advice, information and support on leadership and management issues, helping their businesses to perform better. 

Law Society Family Law Group – our community for family and children lawyers.

Law Society Rule of Law and International Human Rights Group – for news, opportunities, events and discussions on our domestic and international human rights work.

Private Client Section – a community for practitioners in wills, probate, financial and tax planning, trusts, mental capacity and estate administration.

Property Section – a community for residential and commercial property practitioners.

Small Firms Division – dedicated to meeting the needs of all smaller legal businesses, including sole practitioners.

Special interest groups

Junior Lawyers Division – providing junior lawyers with support, advice, information and networking opportunities. We also represent your views through lobbying and campaigns internationally and in the UK.

The Law Society Ethnic Minority Lawyers Division (EMLD) – a resource for ethnic minority solicitors. Join to hear about our events, webinars, training and meetups.

The Law Society LGBT+ Lawyers Division – brings LGBT+ lawyers together in a supportive environment to share best practice and address current issues and challenges.

The Law Society of England and Wales Diversity Forum Group – discusses equality and diversity topics and shares best practice and information on diversity in the legal sector. 

The Law Society of England & Wales International Group – for practising solicitors and foreign lawyers developing their international business, with legal events, news and opportunities.

The Law Society Recharger Course – delegates of our Returners Course are invited to share their experiences, positive and negative, of returning to work. A safe space to connect with other delegates and share advice, hints and job opportunities.

The Law Society Women Lawyers Division – dedicated to meeting the needs of all women solicitors. The group provides news, regulatory and management information.

Regional groups

Law Society North – providing a space for networking, sharing information and discussion with members in the North West, Yorkshire and the North East.

Gazette

Law Society Gazette – a group for discussions about subjects covered by the Gazette.