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Since launching the Next 100 Years in March 2020, we have been featured in a number of publications – please feel free to read more about what we’ve been up to so far below!

March
Scottish Legal News: The Next 100 Years: New national project to take action on equality for women in law
Legal Futures: Female lawyers project looks to accelerate progress
Irish Legal: The Next 100 Years: New UK project to take action on equality for women in law
Law Society of Scotland: Women’s equality project launches “Next 100 Years”
Judiciary.uk: First 100 Years: celebrating the impact of pioneering women magistrates
Yorkshire Legal: Wilkin Chapman reveals gender equality strides ahead of International Women’s Day
Business Live: Barriers Must Fall: How much has the legal industry changed for women?
The Northern Echo: International Women’s Day: Women in the law no longer a lone voice
Global Legal Post: Law firms support Mexico women’s strike after profession marks International Women’s Day
LawCareers.Net: The Next 100 Years project: a new chapter for women in law?
LawCareers.Net: International Women’s Day: what does the legal profession look like for women in 2020?
Bailiwick Express: WATCH: Human rights champ appointed Court of Appeal judge
The Times: Equality events mark International Women’s Day
Law.com International: Leading Women in Law Honoured In New Event

April
New Law Journal: ACC SUPPORTS EQUALITY
Irish Legal: Lady Hale named patron of The Next 100 Years
Scottish Legal: Lady Hale named patron of The Next 100 Years
Edward Fennell’s Legal Diary
New Law Journal: LADY HALE TO BE PATRON OF THE NEXT 100 YEARS PROJECT
The Times: Women need law firms to learn from home-working
Africa Legal: Reflections of a Female Future

May
Solicitors Journal: Crisis exaggerating gender inequalities, survey suggests
Irish Legal: Third of women in law see drop in income during pandemic
The Law Gazette: ‘Completely exhausted’: women in law highlight Covid-19 struggles
New Law Journal: COVID-19: PRESSURES FACED BY WOMEN IN LAW UNDER LOCKDOWN
Legal Futures: Covid-19 “exacerbating” inequality in profession
Practice Source: 50% of working mothers in the law are taking on more childcare responsibilities than their partners during the Covid-19 lockdown
Law Society of Scotland: Pandemic effects hitting women harder: survey
Law.com: Mental Health and Gender Inequality Worries Affecting Women in Lockdown, First 100 Years Finds
The Times: Covid-19 causing mental health problems for lawyers, says LawCare
The Law Gazette: Equal Pay Act: 50 years on
LawCareers.Net: Women in law share covid-19 struggles
Law.com: ‘Incredibly Tough Right Now’: GCs Struggle to Maintain Work-Life Balance
Scottish Legal News: Equal Pay Act at 50: Female lawyers reflect on lack of progress and fears for future
New Law Journal: EQUAL PAY: ANNIVERSARY AS PROGRESS STALLS

June
The Times: Debate rages over gender pay gap despite Equality Act
Solicitors Journal: Exaggerating inequalities

July
Financial Times: Letter: Pandemic is turning back clock on equal gender pay
Legal Futures: Next 100 Years opens annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations
Irish Legal News: Next 100 Years opens annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations
Scottish Legal News: Next 100 Years opens annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations
Barrister Lifestyle: Next 100 Years opens annual Inspirational Women in Law Awards for nominations