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Cumberland Lodge 2017

Details of the Cumberland Lodge weekend on 5-7 May 2017 are now available, and bookings are now open, to be submitted by noon on 24 April. There are new lower rates for pupils and recently qualified members (details attached). Programme to follow shortly. Download covering letter from Ian Bugg Download application form Download directions and(…)

Recorder Competition (URGENT)

Message from Chairman of FLBA : I am, of course, aware of the extraordinary problems encountered by many applicants during the latest round of the current Recorder Competition. I know that this includes many members of the FLBA. I am attending a meeting with Lord Justice Burnett on Thursday 16 March to discuss what is(…)

Sir Nicholas Wall

It is with great sadness that we have received the news that Sir Nicholas Wall, formerly President of the Family Division, has died aged only 71 years old. Sir Nicholas was a compassionate judge who thought and cared deeply about the outcome of his cases. He was called to the Bar in 1969, appointed Queen’s(…)

TAG Second International Conference

ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOR VULNERABLE PEOPLE TAG Second International Conference Friday 2 and Saturday 3 June 2017 – The Law Society, London   This conference will address the very real issues surrounding access to justice, and the removal of barriers to ensure the effective participation of vulnerable people in the justice system. It aims to(…)