Gazette 100 years of women in the profession

Throughout 2023, the Law Society Gazette will be celebrating the achievements of women in law over the past century with a series of profiles.

An Early entrance - Helena Mary Early

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Helena Mary Early was the second woman solicitor to be entered on the Roll of Solicitors – but the first woman to be admitted in the new Free State. The March Gazette sheds light on her accomplished oratory, her stint as the first woman auditor of the Solicitors’ Apprentices’ Debating Society, and much more.

The Change Agent - Rose Wall

Rose Wall, CEO, Community Law and Mediation

In the Jan/Feb Gazette, Gordon Smith speaks to Community Law and Mediation CEO Rose Wall about using the law as a tool for climate justice, and her work in the field of social justice and human-rights law.