David Lammy

MP For Tottenham, Shadow Secretary of State For Justice, Named On The PowerList 2020 & 2021, Top 100 Great Black Britons, 1st Black Briton to Attend Harvard Law School & LBC Presenter

How to hire David Lammy

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David's official speaking topics are listed below: 

  • Managing diversity in business 
  • Post-Brexit Britain 
  • Social justice in a fragmented and multi-cultural society 
  • Crisis management 
  • Criminal justice 
  • Cities and the built environment 
  • UK politics and public life 
  • American politics 

David is often booked as a speaker for events, read his latest feedback below. 

"It was a great event, and have received lots of positive feedback from both Partners and clients saying how moving David's speech was. A huge thank you to him and your team for helping us put this together." - Lucy, Marketing Executive, Osbourne Clarke LLP

"It was an absolutely amazing session. I sent out a poll to everyone after the event and it was a clear winner" - Anteha, Manager, Dataiku

"Very interesting speaker- resulted in a very long Q&A from the audience!" - Banks Sadler Ltd 

"David was a pleasure to deal with, very charismatic and entertaining. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend him/use him again myself"- Blackbridge Communications Limited 

"David was a pleasure to work with. This is the third time we've worked with him so we wouldn't hesitate to recommend him!" - HR in Law Ltd 

"Please pass on my thanks to David for speaking at our event yesterday, he was fantastic. We all really enjoyed listening to his speech & we've already had some great feedback from delegates" - Ascentis 

"Please would you pass on our thanks and appreciation to David for his time yesterday evening. It was a really engaging and enjoyable conversation and we have had fantastic feedback from our staff- particularly that he was so generous with his time afterwards to stay behind and talk to people" - Macfarlanes LLP

"David gave a great talk and spoke very candidly, which everyone appreciated and we wish it could have gone on longer." - Ami, Hausfeld

"The event with David was terrific!" - Inny, Senior Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Specialist, Proskauer

  • Member of Parliament for Tottenham 
  • Shadow Secretary of State for Justice 
  • Shadow Lord Chancellor of the Shadow Cabinet for Keir Starmer 
  • Chair of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Fatherhood 
  • Former Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Department of Health, Minister for Culture in the Department of Culture, Media and Sport, Minister of Higher Education, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State of the Department for Innovation, Universities and Skills and Minister for the Department of Constitutional Affairs 
  • Author of Out of the Ashes: Britain After the Riots and Tribes 
  • Named in the 100 Great Black Britons list in 2003 and 2020
  • Named on the Powerlist of the Most Influential People in the UK of African/ African-Caribbean Descent in 2020 & 2021
  • Former Barrister for Lincoln's Inn 
  • Elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts 
  • Sworn as a member of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy Council