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A Legal Biography Project event
14 November @ 6:15 pm - 7:45 pm
Lady [Sue] Carr, became the Lady Chief Justice of England and Wales on 2 October 2023. She is the first woman to occupy the position. After graduating in law at Cambridge she practiced as a barrister, principally in commercial and professional indemnity law. She became a QC (now KC) in 2003. After a part-time judicial post she was appointed as a High Court judge in 2013. She was the first ever female High Court Judge to sit in the Technology & Construction Court and only the second to sit in the Commercial Court. She went to the Court of Appeal in 2020. She was Vice Chair of the Judicial Appointments Commission until earlier this year.
Speaker: Lady Carr is the Lady Chief Justice of England and Wales. She is interviewed by Professor Ross Cranston
This Event will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.
A drinks reception will follow this event.