Four bars warn against widespread use of remote hearings after Covid

Justice should continue to be administered in person after the pandemic, the Faculty of Advocates, Bar Council of England and Wales, The Bar of Ireland and The Bar Council of Northern Ireland have said.

Published 4 May 2021

Andrew Hajducki QC

Retired advocate Andrew Hajducki QC has passed away.

Published 30 April 2021

Faculty condemns Chinese sanctions against barristers

The Faculty of Advocates is among a number of bar organisations that have condemned sanctions announced by China against barristers who gave legal advice in connection with human rights abuses in Xinjiang.

Published 27 April 2021

Faculty bids farewell to ‘titan’ of the bar Heriot Currie QC

One of the most respected legal minds in Scotland, Heriot Currie QC, has passed away.

Published 22 April 2021