Lola-Rose Avery speaks out on the importance of role models on International Women’s Day
9th March 2022
In this article for the Bar Council's Women in Law blog series, Lola-Rose reflects on her own experiences looking up to and working alongside inspirational women throughout her journey to becoming and practising as a barrister in the UK.
Lola-Rose also reflects upon her career as a barrister so far and breaking through the bias at the Bar. In the article Lola-Rose says: ‘‘Almost one hundred years after the first woman in this country was called to the Bar, being part of a group consisting entirely of women, who took a case of complexity to a rewarding conclusion was a moment which I soaked up with a feeling of warmth and pride; it was life-affirming.’’