[Cancelled] Mixed Messes

18 May 2020 - 17:45 to 21:30

This event is cancelled.

Following developments and updated Government guidance in relation to the COVID-19 virus (Coronavirus) the Inn is operating a minimum service. Please see our dedicated Covid-19 page for the latest updates on the Inn’s response to Covid-19.

Mixed Messes provide an opportunity to engage one to one or in small groups with Members of Hall.  

This evening begins with a drinks reception where you can meet and later dine in groups of four (a mess) with barrister and judicial members of the Inn. Dinner is preceded by a talk given by a guest of the Treasurer. 

Robert Palmer QC of Monckton Chambers will deliver a talk on The closed world of closed hearings: an open and shut case of injustice?

Registration: 5.45pm
Reception: 6pm
Location: Hall
Qualifying Session (QS): 1 QS
Equivalent to 0.5 CPD hours (view the Bar Standards Board guidance for CPD)

Booking

The event is open to all members of the Inn.

Members can book and pay online via the Gray's Inn Online System (GIOS). 

Booking will open approximately 8 weeks prior to the event and will close, (for barrister members) 4 clear working days and (for student members) 5 clear working days before the event. 

Cost

  • Students (Gray’s Inn student members only) and barristers within 3 years of Call: £18
  • Barristers (from 3 years of Call): £25
  • Benchers: £30

Qualifying Sessions

You must present your printed barcoded ticket at the door to enter and be accredited with a QS. 

The dress code for all Qualifying Sessions (QSs) unless otherwise stated is:

  • dark suits with white shirts (men and women) and ties (men)
  • gowns (students, barristers and benchers - except guests)

Please see Qualifying Sessions for further information.

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