Newly Qualified Solicitors Civic Ceremony – Wednesday 19th October 2016

  • 11/08/2016


Manchester Law Society and the City of Manchester want to congratulate all newly qualified solicitors and welcome them to the profession with a Newly Qualified Solicitor Civic Ceremony at Manchester Town Hall.

Manchester Law Society, along with the Lord Mayor of Manchester extend an invitation to all Newly Qualified Solicitors, from the past 12 months, to mark this milestone in their legal career by attending the Civic ceremony in the  Manchester Town Hall at 3pm on Wednesday 19th October 2016.   

Certificates will be presented by the Lord Mayor of Manchester and President of Manchester Law Society and the ceremony will be followed by a reception with prosecco and canapes.

Order of Events

15:00 – tea and coffee upon arrival

15:30 – Ceremony begins

16:15 – Canapés served with Prosecco and opportunity for photographs with the Lord Mayor of Manchester and President of Manchester Law Society

The ceremony is a unique opportunity for NQ’s to celebrate their success as well as acknowledge the friends and family who have supported them on the way.

Each newly qualified solicitor will be able to bring at least 2 guests with the option of further guests should numbers permit. Tickets cost £20 per person for NQ’s and guests alike.

Please note that places are booked on a first come, first served basis.

The dress code for the NQ’s will be business attire (no expensive gown hire necessary!) and a high quality photography service will be available for all those attending the ceremony to commemorate the occasion either with a professional portrait, a photo of the presentation on stage during the ceremony or a  photo with your family or friends.

To book your tickets please email

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