Dame Sarah Worthington QC(Hon) in discussion with Trinity in Japan on Friday 26 February 2021 at 6pm

Dame Sarah Worthington in discussion with Trinity in Japan on Friday 26 February 2021 at 6pm
Dame Sarah Worthington in discussion with Trinity in Japan on Friday 26 February 2021 at 6pm

Dame Sarah Worthington QC(Hon), Fellow of Trinity, Downing Professor of the Laws of England at Cambridge University

All Trinity members – Fellows, Past Fellows, students, alumni very welcome

On Friday 26 February 2021 at 6pm we will meet in central Tokyo.

Dame Sarah Worthington QC(Hon), Trinity Fellow, Downing Professor of the Laws of England at Cambridge University, has very generously agreed to hold a video discussion with us.

Dame Sarah has an amazing career path. She started studying science, graduating with a Bachelor of Science and progressing towards a PhD in cancer research, and working as a science teacher. Dame Sarah then switched her interests to law, and progressed to senior lecturer, reader and Professor of Law and Pro-Director at London School of Economics (LSE). In 2011, Dame Sarah moved to Cambridge as Downing Professor of the Laws of England at Cambridge University, and she founded the Cambridge Private Law Centre where she is also Director. Dame Sarah was elected Fellow of Trinity in 2011. Dame Sarah’s focus is private law – company law, commercial law and equity.

If you like to ask Professor Dame Sarah Worthington questions during our video discussions, best would be if you prepare the questions beforehand, so I can moderate the discussion to make the best use of Dame Sarah’s time.

On Friday 26 February 2021 we will meet as follows:

  • 6pm- please arrive before 6pm, so that we can start the video discussion on time
  • 6:15pm – 7:15pm video discussion with Dame Sarah Worthington
  • 7:15pm – 9:15pm dinner
  • nijikai

Cost of this meeting will be YEN 10,000 including Kaiseki banquet-style dinner and unlimited drinks from a fixed list, nijikai is extra. We will meet in central Tokyo.

Registration and prepayment until Friday 19 February 2021. I will send location details and account details for prepayment to those who register.

Given the Covid-19 situation we will follow all Government and restaurant rules on hygiene. If the situation changes and it becomes necessary to postpone the in-person dinner meeting I will notify those who have registered (we will normally not change the timing of the video conference).

About Dame Sarah Worthington QC(Hon):

Dame Sarah Worthington QC(Hon) is Trinity Fellow, Downing Professor of the Laws of England at the University of Cambridge, and Founder and Director of the Cambridge Private Law Centre.

Dame Sarah Worthington is Barrister, called to the Bar at Middle Temple, and was President of the The Society of Legal Scholars, and is academic member of 3/4 South Square commercial barristers.

Selected books by Dame Sarah Worthington

Introduction of the speaker starts at 7mins50secs, and Dame Sarah Worthington’s talk starts at 9min50secs

To register

If you are Trinity College Cambridge Fellow or member living in or visiting Japan please join us. To register, or for any enquiries contact us here:

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