Urban Lawyers is a charity founded by Dr Tunde Okewale MBE, Barrister at Doughty Street Chambers.
The charity works to makes the law (in its academic, practical and career contexts) more accessible to marginalised groups in society.
What we do
Urban Lawyers focuses on educating young people from underrepresented backgrounds about their legal rights as well as tackling the diversity issues within the legal profession by providing workshops, mentoring, coaching and networking opportunities.
Urban Lawyers is a charity founded by Tunde Okewale.
Urban Lawyers celebrates its 5 year anniversary at Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP (now Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP).
Urban Lawyers holds its first Urban Lawyers Careers Conference.
Urban Lawyers launches Urban Lawyers Heroes at its annual careers conference.
Urban Lawyers will be celebrating its 10 year anniversary with a series of events throughout the year.
Urban Lawyers Launches Prison project with HMP Pentonville.
Legal Department of luxury fashion brand, Manolo Blahnik, joins Dr Tunde Okewale MBE and his charity, Urban Lawyers, in launching joint educational initiative to widen participation in the law''-In Law.