Media Coverage for the Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference 2017 



If you missed this year's Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference 2017, below are some of the media coverage from the day, please click onto any of the below links to view:

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The Brief

Opposition mounts to plan for political input in judicial posts

Brexit incompatible with Good Friday agreement, say Irish lawyers

More than 12% of Bar’s revenue comes from direct access clients

Junior Bar shrinking as legal aid cuts bite

Ex-appeal court judge lambasts legal aid cuts

Fall in fraud prosecutions blamed on slashed budget

Blue Bag diary: Bar bites — The judge is speaking

Opening up the Bar

 The Times

Barristers throw out plans to let politicians help chose judges

Bar Conference 2017: Threats, opportunities and strengths in an age of change

‘Young women have stellar silks and judges to look up to’

Law Society Gazette

Bar Conference: We don't accept your constraints, chair tells government

Bar Conference: New five-year plan for appointing judges

Bar Conference: Chambers 'price war' and 'collusion' fears over fee transparency

Online hub to guide barristers on ethical issues

 Legal Futures

Bar recognises wellbeing pioneers as CBA warns of “crisis” among criminal barristers

Langdon sounds warning bell over “shrinking” junior Bar

Legal Cheek

The junior bar is shrinking amid legal aid cuts, and pro bono isn’t the answer

Bar Council backs cheaper, two-part BPTC run by the Inns of Court

The Lawyer-Monthly

Chair Of The Bar On Diversity, Tech, Judiciary Morale And Lack Of Juniors

 UK Authority

Legal leaders criticise £1 billion digital courts scheme