18 January 2017

Open consultations

Below are our current open consultations:

Consultation on the Future of Training for the Bar: Future Routes to Authorisation

COIC and Bar Council proposal

We are consulting on three options for Future Bar Training, with a view to reforming the current system in time for 2018. We are also inviting responses to the COIC and Bar Council proposal.

Closing - 5pm Tuesday 31 January

Consultation on a possible change to parental leave rules

We are consulting on Shared Parental Leave possible rule changes for self-employed barristers in multi-tenanted chambers, with a view to going some way to addressing female retention at the Bar.

Closing - 5pm Friday 17 February