Guest blog: Bringing back trials: A look behind the scenes

Iain MacDonald, Chair of the Bar Council’s Restarting Criminal Justice Working Group gives an exclusive look behind the scenes into the work of the group and the options for bringing back jury trials safely and quickly.

  • 14 May 2020
  • Blog

Young Bar blog: Supporting the Young Bar During Covid-19: Part Four

Read the latest update from Katherine Duncan & Joanne Kane, Chair and Vice-Chair of the Bar Council's Young Barristers’ Committee (YBC) on why young barristers need to take action to protect chambers from financial collapse and back a new campaign

  • 14 May 2020
  • Blog

Bar Council steps up to help 'essential worker' self-employed barristers get tested for Covid-19

Self-employed barristers can now apply for Coronavirus testing through the Bar Council.

  • 5 May 2020
  • Press release

Young Bar blog: Supporting the Young Bar During Covid-19: Part 3

Katherine Duncan and Joanne Kane, Chair and Vice-Chair respectively of the Bar Council's Young Barristers’ Committee (YBC)

  • 30 April 2020
  • Blog

Guest blog: Shielding the Rule of Law from the effects of Covid-19

Steven Thompson QC, Chair of the Bar Council’s International Committee

  • 30 April 2020
  • Blog

Guest blog: Covid-19, Anti Money Laundering Measures and Customer Due Diligence

Christopher Convey, Chair of the Bar Council’s Money Laundering Working Group

  • 30 April 2020
  • Blog