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Barristers triple overseas income

New Bar Council data analysis of Bar Mutual figures reveals that from 2005-2020, overseas income for barristers in England & Wales has tripled

  • 10 December 2021
  • Press release

Mark Fenhalls QC, Chair-Elect of the Bar Council, inaugural speech

Incoming Chair of the Bar sets out his aims for 2022 in his inaugural speech, covering culture, regulation, court capacity and backlogs, diversity, and international issues

  • 8 December 2021
  • Press release

General Council of the Bar 2022/23 Practising Certificate Fees and Budget consultation

The Bar is encouraged to share its views on the GCB's budget plans for 2022/23

  • 30 November 2021
  • Press release

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24 - 28 January

Foundation mediation training

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24 January

Introduction to equality and diversity

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25 January

Public Access for clerks

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