Judging Panel for the Bar Pro Bono Awards 2018



Advocate Founder and President

Lord Goldsmith QC

Chair of the Judging Panel


Chair of the Employed Barristers' Committee

Jennifer Agnew


Director of the Law Centres Network

Julie Bishop


Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales

Lord Burnett


Co-Chairs of the Legal Practice Management Association

Catherine Calder and Robin Jackson


Editor, Counsel

Sarah Grainger


Chairman of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks

Nicholas Hill


Chair of the Young Barristers’ Committee

Richard Hoyle


Editor, The Legal 500 UK Bar and Asia Pacific

John van der Luit-Drummond


Bar Pro Bono Award 2017 winner

Tanya Murshed


Chair, Bar Council Pro Bono Committee

Alison Padfield QC


Chair of the Bar

Andrew Walker QC


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