Reader's Lecture Series 2016

Inner Temple Reader's Lecture Series

The series attracts high profile speakers from all areas of the the legal world. Each year a different theme is chosen for the Lecture Series. To see previous Lecture Series and speakers click here.

Each lecture counts as 1 qualifying session or 1 hour of CPD.

18 January 2016

Dr James Goudkamp, Inner Temple Academic Fellow and
Professor Donal Nolan, University of Oxford
Contributory Negligence in Practice

15 February 2016
Professor Christopher Newdick, University of Reading
Are Medical Ethics Bad for our Health?

14 March 2016
The Hon Justice Ann Ainslie-Wallace
Chair, Australian Advocacy Institute
The Essential Requirements of Good Advocacy


27 April 2016
Dr Paul Wragg, University of Leeds
Inner Temple Academic Fellow
Privacy and the Media



10 October 2016
Dr Maksymilian Del Mar, Queen Mary University of London, Academic Fellow
Legal Reasoning in the Common Law Tradition



14 November 2016
Master Falconer (The Rt Hon the Lord Falconer of Thoroton)
The Judges and Politics - Too Close or Too Far Away?


Dress Code: Dark suits

Lectures are open to members of the Inner Temple and the other Inns of Court.

 PriceHow to Book
Benchers: £10.00 Sign in the book in the Drawing Room or contact Rosy Gotelee
Members of Hall: £10.00 Either book online via or by contacting the Treasury Office. Please contact Jacqueline Fenton to set up your online account, or to book direct with payment details
Student: £5.00 Book online via If you have not received your password contact Jacqueline Fenton
Non-Members: £10.00 Contact Jacqueline Fenton with payment details