Field Fisher Waterhouse hosts LGBT charity dinner
23 November 2012
The LGBT group at Field Fisher Waterhouse
hosted a black tie charity dinner in support of Diversity Role
Models, raising £5000 for the charity.
Diversity Role Models CEO, Suran Dickson
delivered a talk about the ongoing work of the charity. Keynote
speaker Claire Harvey, Paralympian and head of Corporate
Responsibility at the Financial Services Authority, spoke about the
challenges she faced and overcame as captain of the GB sitting
volleyball team. She was also one of the few openly gay athletes at
the London 2012 Paralympic Games.
"It was a truly great night, enjoyed by all.
We were privileged to have a GB athlete speak at the event and her
talk was both moving and encouraging."
Trainee Solicitor and LGBT group member,
"These events are important for raising
awareness of the ongoing work of some great charities within the
The firm's LGBT group has hosted a number of
events including an Interlaw Diversity Forum meeting and a
diversity evening to better understand transgender issues..
For further information, please
Nugent, PR Executive, Field Fisher Waterhouse LLP on 020 7861