Monthly Archives: July 2015

An Open Letter to Mark George

Dear Mark Let me start by saying that I admire you as a person and an advocate. Your career shines out with a burning sense of justice and the desire to right wrongs. You have 10 years more experience at … Continue reading

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Don’t You Know There Isn’t a War On?

Very few if any solicitors or barristers think the MOJ’s cuts in legal aid for litigator fees and the imposition of dual contracts are a good idea. Some solicitors’ firms are taking the risk of bidding for contracts in the … Continue reading

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CRIMINAL BAR ASSOCIATION VICE-CHAIR ELECTION: MANIFESTO

This is a manifesto for engagement and creative thinking, not for the status quo. For the first time in decades, government and the senior judiciary are aligned about the need for comprehensive reform of criminal justice: we can improve and … Continue reading

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