EMAIL SCAM ALERT

24 February 2017

The Bar Council is warning barristers and chambers to be aware of an email that has been sent to some barristers claiming to be from The Consumer Ombudsman concerning a complaint. This is email is not from The Consumer Ombudsman and the complaint referred to is not real. The Bar Council is urging any barristers who receive this email not to click on any links within it, or any attachments. The email should be deleted immediately.