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Sarah Clarke KC leads the 30th Anniversary of the Advanced International Course, held at Keble College, Oxford

11th October 2023

Sarah Clarke KC, Course Director of the world renowned South Eastern Circuit Advanced International Course, held at Keble College, Oxford, led the celebrations for the 30th Anniversary of the Course. The celebrations included a gala dinner honouring participants, faculty, and the founders of the Keble Course, in particular, the course founder Tim Dutton CBE KC.

The dinner marked the end of a successful week of advocacy training where participants and faculty worked together with the common aim of improving standards and upholding the Rule of Law.

The Course was particularly proud to host the Lady Chief Justice, the Senior Presiding Judge Lord Justice Edit, Chair of the Bar Standards Board Kathryn Stone, Chair of the Bar Nick Vineall KC and Leader of the South Eastern Circuit Leon Kazakos KC.

Sarah won Responsible Leader of the Year at the Women and Diversity in Law Awards 2023. This is in recognition of her contribution to the development the Vulnerable Witness Programme and as Director of South Eastern Circuit Advanced International Advocacy Course as well as her work as King’s Counsel and a Recorder. It was announced in January that Sarah had been appointed as a Deputy High Court Judge.

Read more about her practice here.

Listen to the full podcast of Sarah interviewing Tim Dutton KC here.

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