Introducing the new BHRC Executive Committee for 2020-21

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The Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales is delighted to announce the results of its recent biennial election for the Executive Committee 2020-21.

Chair: Schona Jolly QC (Cloisters)

Vice-Chairs: Stephen Cragg QC (Doughty Street Chambers) and Gráinne Mellon (Garden Court Chambers)

Treasurer: Jodie Blackstock (JUSTICE)

Secretary: Joanne Cecil (Garden Court Chambers)

Membership Secretary: Michael Ivers QC (Garden Court Chambers)

Executive Committee members:

  • Jacob Bindman (Garden Court Chambers)
  • Bill Bowring (Field Court Chambers/Birkbeck, University of London)
  • Isabel Buchanan (Blackstone Chambers)
  • Theodora Christou (LSE/QMUL)
  • Tatyana Eatwell (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • Blinne Ní Ghrálaigh (Matrix Chambers)
  • Zimran Samuel (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • Kate Stone (Garden Court North Chambers)
  • Peter Weatherby QC (Garden Court North Chambers)
  • Aswini Weereratne QC (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • Amanda Weston QC (Garden Court Chambers)

 

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