S Chelvan gives keynote speech at Stonewall Workplace conference

Fri, 28 Sep 2018

No5 Barristers’ Chambers’ S Chelvan gave the keynote speech at today’s Stonewall Workplace conference in Manchester.  The conference was attended by approximately 280 delegates from both private, public and third sector companies who were provided training on Diversity and Inclusion Best practice at both a national and global perspective.

Chelvan’s speech, entitled ‘Logical Families’, provided an insight into his work as an LGBT+ activist lawyer, intersection with his own life story and experience, advocating the merging of private and public spheres into one life sphere to ensure safe spaces for all.

Related articles

Two reserved judgments have both been delivered on 23 January 2020 in which Philip Rule succeeded on behalf of two very different clients....

Date: Mon, 27 Jan 2020
The Supreme Court will today start hearing the appeal in the case of XX v Whittington Hospital NHS Trust. The case concerns whether a claimant can recover the costs of surrogacy utilising different methods both within England and Wales but also utilising commercial surrogacy arrangements in California....

Date: Mon, 16 Dec 2019
Counsel from No5 Barristers’ Chambers have successfully represented two officers who were alleged to have discriminated against a member of a public by reason of his race....

Date: Thu, 12 Dec 2019