Advocate news

Racing for Rights: James Undertakes Ironman Challenge

Monday 5th August 2019

Aspiring barrister James Harrison is preparing for the challenge of a lifetime - racing the Ironman Vichy to raise money for Advocate and Middle Temple!

Facing the family justice system? New podcast from Chloe Lee demystifies current hot topics

Tuesday 30th July 2019

New Family Law Podcast Launched by our Caseworker Chloe Lee! Voices of Family Law is a new podcast aimed at helping demystify Family Justice for those who come into contact with it

Staff Update

Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Future Lawyer Week partners with Advocate and LawWorks

Tuesday 14th May 2019

Advocate and LawWorks are delighted to be named Charity Partners at Future Lawyer Week this year.

Themes for Pro Bono Week 2019 announced

Wednesday 8th May 2019

In 2019 Pro Bono Week will focus on four themes:

  • Changing lives through pro bono
  • Celebrating pro bono
  • Why pro bono is good for you
  • New developments in pro bono

Going the Extra Mile: Adam Ohringer Completes the London Marathon for Team Advocate

Monday 29th April 2019

Adam Ohringer, a barrister with Cloisters, completed the London Marathon on Sunday 28th April in a wig and gown – and smashed it! Now, as the ballot opens for 2020, we’re looking to recruit more members for Team Advocate.

The Legal Wheel Appeal: Join Team Advocate and Cycle to Paris!

Monday 15th April 2019

Love cycling? Passion for Pro Bono? You can combine the two and cycle to Paris to raise funds for access to justice and Advocate!

Advocate welcomes a new Head of Casework, Shyam Popat

Sunday 31st March 2019

New Head of Casework, Shyam Popat, joins Advocate from South West London Law Centres

London Marathon 2019: Adam runs for Access to Justice

Monday 25th March 2019

Adam Ohringer, a barrister with Cloisters, will be running the London Marathon to raise funds for access to justice and Advocate… in a wig and gown!