Weekly round-up of events

This week’s event announcement is below.


The European Circuit in co-operation with
Middle Temple International Committee presents
“Written Constitutions – experiences and challenges”
on 4 May 2017, 5-7 pm

At: Sherrard Room, Ashley Building,

Middle Temple Lane (above MT Library), EC4Y 9BT

This round table discussion will draw on comparative experience of written constitutions, in particular those of Germany and Ireland. The debate which follows will consider whether now is the right time for the UK to have a written constitution.

Chair: The Right Hon the Lord Mance


  • Sir Jeffrey Jowell QC (Hon) Barrister, Blackstone Chambers
  • Professor Stefan Vogenauer, Max Planck Institute for European Legal History
  • Eoin Carolan, Barrister (Ireland), Associate Professor, University College Dublin
  • Professor Alison Young, Professor of Public Law, University of Oxford


All are welcome to dine with the Circuit’s Committee and the speakers following the seminar at Café Monico in Shaftsbury Avenue http://www.cafemonico.com/#gallery However, places are limited and on a first come first served basis. The estimated cost will be c. £50.00 per person. If you would like to dine please email: administrator@europeancircuit.com.


The cost of attendance (including drinks reception afterwards) is £20.00 per person or £10.00 per person if you are 7 years or less call/PQE. You can register for the event and make payment via the Circuit’s website HERE.

See the full programme and event poster HERE (PDF).