Thu, 04 Apr | The City Rooms

Honour-based Violence & Forced Marriage seminar

MALA & 23 Essex Street are delighted to host this seminar in conjunction with the True Honour charity for an evening of discussions on the impact of honour-based violence and forced marriage
Registration is Closed
Honour-based Violence & Forced Marriage seminar

TIME & LOCATION

04 Apr 2019, 18:00 – 19:30
The City Rooms, Hotel St, Leicester LE1 5AW, UK

ABOUT THE EVENT

Chair:

Eloise Marshall QC

Panel:

Sarbjit Athwal – Founder and CEO of True Honour

Clive Driscoll – VICE Chair and Trustee of True Honour

Eloise Marshall QC

Eloise stands out for her exceptional trial experience. She has been ranked in the Legal 500 since 2010 and is regularly instructed to prosecute and defend serious criminal trials.

Sarbjit Athwal

Sarbjit was just 19 when she was forced into marriage, which culminated in becoming a key witness in the police investigation her mother-in-law and husband's convictions and life imprisonment.

Clive Driscoll OBE

Clive completed over 34 years exemplary service with the Metropolitan Police Service. In that time, he investigated high-profile cases including the Stephen Lawrence murder. He became the first police officer to obtain a conviction in an Honour Based Violence murder where no body was found.

This event is generously supported by 23 Essex Street.

Download Flyer: https://www.dropbox.com/s/c16navq34fy4tlf/2019-02%20MALA%20Forced%20Marriage%20Event.pdf?dl=0

Registration is Closed