This essential online briefing gave a summary of the key points contained in the recent CLAR report. You can also hear responses from the Chairs of the Criminal Bar Association, the Bar Council and the Bar Council's Young Barristers' Committee, and find out about the consultation process.
Watch the briefing recording
Introduction – Derek Sweeting QC
Executive Summary of the CLAR report – Neil Hawes QC and Jo Cecil
Criminal Bar Association response – Jo Sidhu QC, Chair of the Criminal Bar Association
Bar Council response – Mark Fenhalls QC, Chair Elect of the Bar Council
The Bar Council's Young Barristers’ Committee (YBC) response – Joanne Kane, Chair of the YBC
Consultation Process Summary – TBC
Q&A – chaired by Derek Sweeting QC
The Annual Chambers Management package
This training session is available as part of the Bar Council's Annual Chambers Membership package. Chambers membership gives you access to a range of training and support throughout the year, chosen to suit your needs. Find out more about the package.
We can offer this training in-chambers, including at chambers on the circuits. Please contact our Training and Events team for information on dates and pricing.
Paperless training packs
To minimise environmental impact and the amount of paper you have to carry with you, Bar Council training packs are paperless. As a delegate you will receive the materials you need for the training by email in advance, which you can access on your laptop or tablet or print in advace if required.
Throughout the training, there will be references to various Bar Council guidance or external documents which are included as a hyperlink within the attendee workbook.