Sunday, February 18, 2018
Theresa May Won’t Win A Penalty Shoot-out With The EU By Treating Its Citizens Like A Political Football
. . . is my latest column for The Huffington Post READ ONLINE HERE.
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Friday, February 09, 2018
Saudi Arabia is opening the door for more women to practice law thanks to a new programme launched by a Durham University graduate. The Prince Sultan University will be providing the first legal training for women law graduates in Saudi Arabia. The first cohort of twenty-five women will undertake a four-week programme.
This new programme is led by the university’s law school dean Dr Ibrahim Al-Hudaithy, a graduate of Durham Law School.
It is not the first time Durham’s law alumni have broken new ground for women lawyers in this country. In 2013, Durham Law School graduate Raya Al-Khatib became only the fifth woman to be granted a license to practice law in Saudi Arabia following her graduation.
Professor Thom Brooks, Dean of Durham Law School, said that ‘we are proud to see our graduates as pioneers championing the cause of opening legal practice to women in Saudi Arabia. A very welcome first step on a long journey and we are delighted to see our former students leading the way internationally’.
Thursday, February 08, 2018
... me for the Huffington Post.