28 Jan 2022

Baroness Tessa Blackstone has announced that she will be stepping down as Chair of the Bar Standards Board in the summer in order to focus on other activities. The BSB will be advertising for her successor in due course. Baroness Blackstone has been Chair of the BSB since 1 January 2018 and has made a very significant contribution to our governance over the period.

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