The future for the Bar

Alec Samuels suggests a solution to the problems at the Bar

Caring to the bitter end

Jonathan Herring considers a tragic case concerning the right to withhold...

Cracks in the system?

How can we ensure criminal justice co-operation with the EU post-Brexit, asks ...


Andrew Langdon QC
Chairman of the Bar

Recently I gave evidence before the Home Affairs Sub-Committee...

Dr Tony Harvey

Following a Treasury consultation that ended in November 2016,...
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As the Court of Appeal widens the application of the Montgomery consent test, Philippa Luscombe explores the implications for claimants
14/4/2017 | Philippa Luscombe | Read more
Ian Smith considers recent key employment decisions
14/4/2017 | Ian Smith | Read more
At long last the saga has reached a conclusion. The Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the case of Ilott (Respondent) v The Blue Cross and others (Appellants) [2017] UKSC 17 on 15 March, a...
Thousands of vulnerable people with dementia and learning disabilities are being detained in hospitals and care homes without the appropriate checks, due to a law unfit for purpose according to the...