12 Mar 2018

An Audience with: Myriam Leroy, Journaliste

D’ABORD Feministe, OU D’ABORD JOURNALISTE? (a feminist or a journalist first?) Les mouvements médiatiques féministes se multiplient depuis quelques années, permettant aux femmes de faire entendre leur voix à travers le journalisme moderne. Dans cet évènement Myriam Leroy, Journaliste à Canal+, Roularta Group, La Radio-Télévision belge de la Communauté française et d’autres médias, va nous expliquer le […]

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23 Feb 2018

The Economic Empowerment of Women Through Legal Reform

15-16 March 2018 Key Information Contact us Hotel Recommendation Programme Online registration The Economic Empowerment of Women Through Legal Reform 15-16 MARCH 2018 | VENUE: MC Academy for International Legal Studies, 148 Rue Royale, 1000 Brussels, Belgium. On 25 August 2017, MC Academy for Legal Studies (“MCA”) and Women Lawyers Group Middle East (“WLGME”) signed [...]
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23 Feb 2018

Panel Discussion: Successful Women, the Rule not an Exception

It seems that there are significant inequalities between men and women as active contributors to the economy and as business actors. For one reason or another, women are still relatively marginalised in this respect. This is the result of many erroneous and archaic ideas and beliefs that spawned from one generation to another.  One lingering […]

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09 Feb 2018
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Celebration of Union: MC Academy & ELSA

Celebration of Union Shaping the Future Today a Student. Tomorrow a Change Maker MC Academy for International Legal Studies and European Law Student Association-Belgium are joining forces in empowering young professionals in the legal profession. This collaborative project will focus on equipping young students and professionals with skills, trainings and critical thinking. The launch event […]

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25 Jan 2018

An Audience with Prof. Sarah Baatout

Why people thought women cannot be astronauts? Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman to go into space in 1963. She proved that the sky is no longer the limit for women interested in science or any other field they wish to pursue. However, more than 540 people who have been to space, only 59 of […]

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29 Dec 2017

The Digital Shakeup of The Law As We Know It WEBINAR

The legal profession is changing. New technologies and related innovations are emerging. Some have an aversion to change, others worry about losing ground. How is technology transforming the way we perceive and practice law? How does the ideal law firm or court of the future will look like? What are the latest developments and technologies […]

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27 Nov 2017
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MCA YMG is pleased to invite you to connect to our first interactive webinar dedicated to Careers in International Dispute Resolution that will take place on Tuesday, 05 December 2017 from 12.30 to 01.30 pm (London time). The aim of this webinar is to open a dialogue between students, young professional and experienced lawyers by offering […]

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14 Nov 2017

Roundtable with Ms. Shirin Ebadi, Nobel Peace Prize for democracy and human rights

As a result of gender discrimination, women have suffered throughout history: suppression of identify, lack of social recognition, usurpation of legal rights and economic dependence.  We have however come a long way in narrowing the gender gap and thus recognising women’s humanity.  But there is a lot more to be done in our endeavour of […]

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30 Oct 2017


On October 26, MC Academy in Bahrain hosted Dr. Yousif Al-Akyabi, Judge at the High Court of Appeals in Bahrain, and a number of legal practitioners for a lively discussion about Expert Appointments & Reports in light of Evidence Law amendments. The event is the sixth of a series of roundtable discussions MC Academy will […]

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09 Aug 2017
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Young Members Group of MC Academy is here!

MC Academy for International Legal Studies is pleased to announce the launch of its Young Members Group. The membership in the Group is free for students and young professionals under the age of 35 with an interest in: Settlement of International Disputes Public International Law International Energy Law & Policy Comparative Finance & Banking Transactions Innovation & […]

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