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Guidance and information on the sanctions imposed by the UK on Russia.

 

In the press

Entries open for Bar Council’s Employed Bar Awards 2022

The Bar Council is seeking entries for the Employed Bar Awards 2022

  • 19 May 2022
  • Press release

Bar Council reaction to the Queen’s speech

Bar Council’s priorities include bill of rights, victims bill and legislation on justice, economic crimes, Brexit and trade.

  • 10 May 2022
  • Press release

Update on our current technical difficulties

Joint statement from the Bar Council and Bar Standards Board.

  • 27 April 2022
  • Press release

Authorisation to Practise - deadline extended

The Bar Council and the Bar Standards Board have extended the deadline for renewing practising certificates.

  • 21 April 2022
  • Press release

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Training and events

 

23 - 27 May

Foundation mediation training

  • Training course
  • Mediation
  • Online
25 May

Work distribution and monitoring

  • Training course
  • Equality and diversity
  • Compliance
  • London
7 June

Criminal Legal Aid Billing seminar 2022

  • Seminar
  • Remuneration
  • Legal Aid
  • Online
9 June

Family Legal Aid Billing seminar 2022

  • Seminar
  • Remuneration
  • Legal Aid
  • Online

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