You can attend this event either in-person or remotely. We would welcome more allies to join in – and please invite your colleagues too!

Our speaker

Michael Cashman (Baron Cashman of Limehouse) has been one of the leading campaigners for LGBTQ+ rights in the UK of his generation.

Born and raised in the East End of London, Michael had a highly successful career as an actor, singer, writer and director.

He was then a Labour politician and was an MEP from 1999 to 2014 and now sits in the House of Lords. He was founding Chair of the Stonewall Group. He recently published his memoir “One of Them”.

  • 6.00 pm – arrival and registration (in-person)
  • 6.30 pm – welcome by Isobel Barry, Partner, Carpmaels & Ransford and co-chair of IP Out
  • Introduction by Darren Smyth, Partner, EIP and co-chair of IP Out
  • Talk by Michael Cashman
  • 7.30 pm – drinks and networking (in-person)
  • 8.30 pm – close

We are kindly hosted by Carpmaels & Ransford, One Southampton Row, London WC1B 5HA. The moderator will be Darren Smyth (partner at EIP and co-chair of the IP Out committee).