MALA is excited to announce that we have recruited three fantastic new members on the committee:

(i) Sushma Kotecha from  Shoosmiths LLP

(ii) Iqbal Mohammed from St Phillips Chambers

(iii) Sandeep Sandhu from Coley & Tilley Solicitors

Sushma will have a focus on the East Midlands events and Iqbal and Sandeep will have a focus on the West Midlands. We look forward to working alongside them!


MALA Ball – 5th October 2018 – Tickets now on sale

Our Black Tie flagship event is a highlight in the legal and social calendar and attracts more than 500 lawyers, judges and other professionals every year. We are proud to be supporting The Laura Centre this year. We are also delighted to announce that our guest speaker is Her Honour Judge Dhir QC.

There will be a 3 course Indian meal, networking, fundraising, fantastic entertainment and dancing into the small hours. Tickets are £50 or £450 for a table of 10. Both booking and payment is required in advance.

We would like to give a special thanks to our HEADLINE SPONSOR 15 New Bridge Street.

Thank you to our event sponsors for this year: FBC Manby Bowdler SolicitorsKCH Garden Square and JLT Group.

To download the booking form please click here

*Please note that this event is now sold out as of 20/08/2018. Please enquire before submitting your booking form and making payment if you have not already booked your tickets.




Applications are now open! If you are interested in applying or require further information, please click here.

MALA is looking to recruit four new committee members this summer; three members to join the West Midlands side and one new member for the East Midlands side

As a whole, the committee runs all aspects of the organisation. However as new members you will have a particular focus on the area that you join. 

The organisation is headquartered in Leicester, where the committee meetings take place. Events are held in the Midlands.

If you have a passion for diversity and inclusivity, we hope that you apply!

Timetable for applications:

  1. Applications open – Thursday 31st May 2018
  2. Deadline for submitting your application & CV – Friday 29th June 2018, 4pm
  3. Candidates will be shortlisted and will be notified – by Friday 13th July 2018.
  4. Final decision – by Friday 31st August 2018.

The recruitment panel will consist of three members from the MALA Committee.


E-flyer with details and booking form to follow. Please save the date!

There are advertising opportunities available; you can place an advert in our brochure which will be provided to everyone at the MALA Ball. A full page is £600 and half page is £400.

For details on our sponsorship packages or if you are interested in advertising, please get in touch here.


Spring Networking Event 2018 – Birmingham

MALA is holding a Spring Networking Event on 18 May 2018 from 5pm at Opus Restaurant, 54 Cornwall Street, Birmingham.

This is a free event. For bookings, please email: H.Gosal@fbcmb.co.uk

A huge thank you to our sponsors: No 5 Chambers; 5 St Andrew’s Hill15 New Bridge Street; JLT GroupFBC Manby Bowdler Solicitors; and Kang & Co Solicitors.

A thank you to everyone for your continued support and we hope to see you at this event!