• 30 November 2017 - The Bar Council's briefing to policy-makers on administrative detention and the implications for the Rule of Law. (PDF, 512 KB)

  • 23 June 2017 - This third edition of the Brexit Papers represents an expansion of the legal fields covered in previous editions, and now includes acquired rights, WTO, agriculture, fisheries, product standards, public procurement, environment, dispute resolution and the CJEU. (PDF, 522 KB)

  • 8 November 2016 - Research from the Bar Council, the representative body for all barristers in England & Wales, on employed barristers (PDF, 1 MB)

  • 29 September 2015 - This briefing provides 2015 Party Conference delegates with background information about the key public policy issues and legislation with which the Bar of England and Wales is currently concerned. (PDF, 14 MB)

  • 25 September 2015 - The Bar Council has published the fourth edition of its annual report, 'Representing the Bar', which focuses on the organisation's representational activities and performance against key strategic aims for 2014-15. (PDF, 12 MB)

  • 30 July 2015 - The Bar Council has produced a brief overview to inform newly elected Members of Parliament and existing Parliamentarians about the role of the Bar and the unique way it serves the public interest. It also highlights the vital work of the Bar Council, the profession's representative body. (PDF, 3 MB)