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Bar Council reaction to the Justice Committee evidence session being held in private

The Bar Council has issued a statement in response to the Justice Select Committee evidence session with the Lord Chancellor on the impact of Covid-19 on the justice system being held online and in private.

  • 7 April 2020
  • Press release

Young Bar blog: Supporting the Young Bar during COVID-19 Part 2

Read the latest update from Katherine Duncan & Joanne Kane, Chair and Vice-Chair of the Young Barristers’ Committee (YBC) on their progress to ensure the safety of young barristers and pupils during the times of COVID-19

  • 2 April 2020
  • Blog

Bar Council urges Government to act over the Bar's Covid-19 financial fears

New survey findings reveal main concerns of the profession

  • 2 April 2020
  • Press release

Bar Council: Chancellor's financial package must match up

Ahead of the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s expected support package for the self-employed, the Bar Council has urged the self-employed who work to keep the justice system running are factored into his plans.

  • 26 March 2020
  • Press release

Young Bar blog: Supporting the Young Bar during COVID-19

Katherine Duncan & Joanne Kane, Chair and Vice-Chair of the Young Barristers’ Committee (YBC) share how they work to ensure the safety of young barristers and pupils during the times of COVID-19

  • 26 March 2020
  • Blog

Updated guidance on attending hearings

Updated guidance to the Bar from the Bar Council in the wake of new measures announced by the Prime Minister to limit the impact of Covid-19

  • 24 March 2020
  • Press release

Self-employed barristers and chambers eligible for coronavirus measures to support businesses

Bar Council secures confirmation of VAT deferred payments and Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme eligibility for the Bar

  • 24 March 2020
  • Press release

Chair of the Bar's Update: Further detail on 'key workers' during Covid-19

Chair of the Bar, Amanda Pinto QC's message on the most up to date guidance from the Government on 'key worker' status in the justice system

  • 22 March 2020
  • Press release

Bar Council: Barristers are key workers

In response to the government's announcement of the criteria of a 'key worker', the Bar Council has issued a statement.

  • 20 March 2020
  • Press release

Jason Elliott Barristers (no deadline)

Jason Elliott Barristers, based in the North East of England, are inviting ongoing applications from practitioners who have already completed pupillage but are yet to secure tenancies.

  • 20 March 2020
  • Third six vacancy

Guest blog: Susan Acland-Hood, CEO, HM Courts & Tribunals Service - Unprecedented times

Susan Acland-Hood, CEO, HM Courts & Tribunals Service, blogs exclusively for BarTalk on the latest developments in the courts to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic

  • 19 March 2020
  • Blog

Bar Council calls on Ministry of Justice to urgently halt jury trials

The Bar Council has issued a statement in response to the Ministry of Justice's decision to keep the courts in England and Wales operating normally.

  • 17 March 2020
  • Press release