19 January 2018

Prosecution Panel Information and Guidance pack 2014

You can access the 2014 version of the pack by clicking on the link below. This version of the Pack is applicable from 6 January 2014.

If you have any questions, please contact the Professional Conduct Department.

 

Prosecution Panel Information and Guidance pack 2014

 

Front Cover of Guidance Pack 2014

Index

Section 1
Introduction from the Chair of the Professional Conduct Committee

Section 2
About the Bar Standards Board
Structure charts
Bar Standards Board Members
BSB Strategic Plan - 2013-14

Section 3
Regulatory framework
Destination Table
Regulatory framework (prior to 6 January 2014)
Enforcement Strategy
Supervision Strategy

Section 4
Overview of the Enforcement process and Administrative Sanctions
Discretionary administrative fines Factors for determining level of fine

Section 5
Overview of the disciplinary process, fitness to practise and interim suspension and disqualification

Section 6
Advice on charges, evidence, the bundle and directions

Section 7
Directions and setting hearing dates
Standard Directions

Section 8
Disciplinary Tribunal hearings

Section 9
Appeals

Section 10
Costs

Section 11
Professional Conduct Department - roles and responsibilities
Professional Conduct Department contact details
Professional Conduct Department Structure Chart

Section 12
Annex 1 - Cover sheet - Examples of advice on charges, evidence & the bundle
Annex 1 - Examples of advice on charges, evidence & the bundle

Section 13
Annex 2 - Cover sheet - Guidance on professional misconduct charges
Annex 2 - Previous example charges

Section 14
Annex 3 - Cover sheet - Sentencing Guidance

Section 15
Annex 4 - Case law relevant to disciplinary proceedings
Annex 4 - Table of cases
Annex 4 - Case law relevant to disciplinary proceedings (1)
Annex 4 - Case law relevant to disciplinary proceedings (2)

Section 16
Annex 5 - Cover sheet - Prosecution Panel members
Annex 5 - Prosecutors Panel contact details

Section 17
Annex 6 - Cover sheet - Guidance and policy documents