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The Bar Council hosted an event to bring the whole Bar together on Saturday 8 February to address the harmful effects of the Government’s changes to legal aid. Click on the link below to read speeches from the event.
The Bar Council has published ' The Bar in society - Barristers making a difference', which outlines the valuable contribution many barristers make to the communities they work and live in, and the Corporate Social Responsibility of the Bar Council.
Find out more about consultations produced by the Bar Council, and read our submissions to external consultations from the Government and others.
The Bar Council has published A Guide to Representing Yourself in Court to help those who face going to court without a lawyer.
Click on the below link to access and download the Guide.
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The Government has today announced its long-awaited response to its second consultation on legal aid.
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