Thank you !

We would like to thank all the Swiss and French lawyers who have been contributing to the survey and to research interviews, as well as Bar Associations (Ordre des Avocats Vaudois, Ordre des Avocats de Genève, Ordre des Avocats du Barreau de Paris, Conseil National des Barreaux, Observatoire du Conseil National des Barreaux, Observatoire de l’Egalité du Barreau de Paris, Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt am Main) and Professional Networks and Associations (Avocates à la Barre, Femmes et Droit, Women’s Business Society) for their precious support.

Survey results – Presentations to Bar Associations and Professional Networks

Several presentations of survey results and findings have taken place in


  • « L’avancement des femmes dans les carrières d’avocat », Conference organized by the Association Business Professional Women Geneva, 26 Apr. 2017
  • « Le développement des carrières dans les études d’avocat.e.s », Conference Diversité et accession à l’association dans les études d’avocats organized by Ordre des Avocats de Genève, , et Women’s Business Society, Geneva, 23 Nov. 2016


  • « Les défis de la transition démographique pour l’étude du futur », Conférence « L’étude du futur » organized by Ordre des Avocats Vaudois, Womens’ Business Society et Avocates à la Barre, Lausanne, 25 January 2018


  • «Premiers résultats de « Associés, Collaborateurs, Installés. Enquête auprès des avocats du Barreau de Paris », Meeting at the Conseil National des Barreaux with the attendance of Paris Bar representants, Paris, 14 Nov. 2016

International Conference, Geneva, 24 and 25 May 2018

cropped-GGLP_M1v3.jpgThe comparative study will be presented at an international conference which will be held in Geneva in May 2018. Bar and professional associations, as well as individual participants will have the opportunity to get a global and comparative view on their professional field and to share about issues regarding the present and the future of the legal professions at national and international levels. Scholars in socio-legal studies will also present recent research on the social changes at stake in different countries, on gender, globalization and professional identities.

To learn more about the conference “Être jeune avocat⋅e en Suisse et en France en 2018. Aspirations, incertitudes et inégalités ” ( Thursday 24 May 2018, Geneva) and register,

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24 mai,

To learn more about the conference “Gendered Globalization of the Legal Professions” (Friday 25 May 2018, Geneva) and register,

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25 mai