Appointments for Committees

Appointments for Committees

Do you want to make a difference?
We’re looking for exceptional solicitors to join our Law Society policy committees to share their legal practice expertise. You would be joining a talented team that contributes to decisions about legal policy affecting our profession.

Why should you become a committee member?
Be involved in issues as they develop, gaining great policy-making experience whilst also making a positive impact on the solicitor profession and for the public in England and Wales.Appointments are for three years, with potential for this to extended. Reasonable expenses are reimbursed and we pay an annual incidental expenses allowance of £651.00.

Our values
We are governed by our Council, supported by boards and committees, working together to discuss matters of legal and regulatory policy. This helps to ensure we are representing, promoting and supporting the profession.We have an absolute commitment to the principles of equality, diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all members of the profession, irrespective of race, gender, age, sexual orientation, disability or religion. All appointments are made on merit


Please email completed applications to The closing date is 12:00 on Friday 13 October 2017. We will not accept applications after this time.

For more information or to download an application form visit

We receive large numbers of applications so if you have not heard from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion.

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The Law Society exists to represent, promote and support all solicitors, so they in turn can help their clients or advise their organisations. We also work to protect everyone’s right to have access to justice.