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England: Bar Council calls on UK government for urgent financial aid

The Bar Council has urged the UK government to provide financial support to barristers' chambers during the coronavirus crisis.

Published 3 April 2020

England: New app allows barristers to report bullying and sexual harassment

The Bar Council has partnered with a Silicon Valley company to create an app for barristers to report bullying and sexual harassment.

Published 9 September 2019

England: Judicial bullying and sexual harassment at the bar remain rife

Judges are the main source of bullying in the legal profession while sexual harassment and propositioning remain a problem, a survey for The Times has revealed.

Published 7 January 2019