21 August 2014 -
Update for the profession: the Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Bar of England and Wales will be held at 11.00 on Saturday 20 September 2014 in Room 1.1 at the Bar Council (289-293 High Holborn, London).
11 August 2014 -
The Ministry of Justice has published three updates on its intentions relating to the payment of fee-paid judicial pensions.
Claimants should make contact with the Ministry of Justice with details of their claim as soon as possible at JudicialPayClaims@justice.gsi.gov.uk.
28 July 2014 -
Update to the profession: The Advocacy Training Council's 'Advocacy Gateway', which hosts a wide range of resources which offer guidance and best practice for advocates, has updated its range of toolkits.
16 July 2014 -
The Bar Council, which represents barristers in England and Wales, has received an award for environmental excellence for recycling and reducing CO2 emissions.
14 July 2014 -
The Bar Council has today launched the second annual Bar Placement Week in Birmingham.
12 July 2014 -
The Bar Council has today presented its preliminary findings from a major survey conducted to assess the impact of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO) 2012.
7 July 2014 -
The Bar Council has today launched the seventh Bar Placement Week in London in partnership with the Social Mobility Foundation.
7 July 2014 -
Arrangements have been put in place, under which self-employed barristers have been instructed to represent defendants in a number of Very High Cost Cases (VHCC). Given that normal working relationships have been restored, the Government has confirmed that there is no need to expand the PDS further.
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