The Barrister Weblog

Affords recommendation about legal instances to clients and advocates on their behalf in court docket.

There are several web sites available to the internet user which explain in significantly extra detail the rich history of the bar, the requirements to qualify for name to the bar, the dichotomy between the position of the solicitor and the barrister, the workings of chambers and the function played by the barrister inside the British judicial system. Maybe the very best of these websites are the web pages maintained by The Common Council of the Bar and by Online Legislation.

However the one which has me significantly Fox-ed (another knowledgeable within the secret arts) is the Senior Compliance Guide & Partner” of Aurelius Compliance Consultants (itself born out of a earlier existence as Boxbawn Associates Ltd). Aurelius, as famous above, was dissolved on 20th September 2005, as — on the identical day was Marcus Woolfe Ltd, both operating out of Flat 15A, Clapham Manor Road, SW4. A Company Examine” leads us to Mr Steven Marcus Woolfe. A David Woolfe appears as a fellow director/consultant, who then seems as a Director (Consultant) of Colchian Consultants Ltd (dissolved 18th February, 2014) of Appt four, 20 Church Walks, Llandudno. There have to be an awful lot of consulting to go spherical.

Each barrister in Hong Kong can solely practise legislation as a sole-proprietor. Not like solicitors or other professionals, barristers should not allowed to enter into partnership. Nor are barristers allowed to include themselves as a company or company. All these restrictions are geared toward guaranteeing that each barrister can act independently in the course of their follow.

As I sit here at residence an hour, now, after the tenancy determination meeting was as a result of begin, I really feel nauseous. I have felt this way all afternoon. As I drifted round chambers in the course of the day, no-one would meet my eyes. I sit here and wonder if this was an early signal of my impending rejection, or just simple paranoia. Perhaps no-one used to fulfill my eyes, however I wasn’t looking.