Archive: March 2014

Call for CBA EGM

Shared from the Facebook “Save UK Justice” Group: “The following motion is before the CBA: We wish to continue no returns and days of action until all the cuts and reduction in contracts are abandoned. CBA members if you are in support of this motion please email Aaron.dolan@criminalbar.com stating that you are in support of […]

27 March / 2014
Author Clerks
Category Uncategorized

A Black Day for Criminal Justice

The agreement announced by the Criminal Bar Association and the South East Circuit today was not made in consultation with these Chambers. We had no input, and disagree with it in the strongest terms. To any Criminal Legal Aid Solicitor who can bring themselves to peruse this or any other Barrister’s web page or website […]

27 March / 2014
Author Clerks
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Chambers Policy on Returns

From 7th March 2014, Counsel will only do their own defence work, and not cover any appearances on behalf of other Counsel for the Defence. Hearings where Counsel are Instructed Advocate for the Defence, CPS and Civil Instructions are not affected. A short explanation follows, with thanks to the CBA: See here for more about […]

10 March / 2014
Author Clerks
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CBA Day of Action – Media Coverage

Chambers was well represented at the CBA Day of Action on 7th March 2014, with Cathy McCulloch featuring in much of the media coverage of the event. Reports and Analysis included the following : The Blogs Jerry Hayes on whether Grayling is a Sociopath http://jerryhayes.co.uk/posts/2014/03/08/is-chris-grayling-a-sociopath Jenny McCartney in the Telegraph on Grayling being inextricably linked […]

10 March / 2014
Author Clerks
Category Uncategorized

VHCC Cases

Chambers does not accept declassified VHCC cases

01 March / 2014
Author Clerks
Category Uncategorized