Discussion: The Silk Application and Life as a Junior Silk

14 January 2020 - 17:30 to 20:30

A panel discussion on The Silk Application and Life as a Junior Silk, followed by a Q&A session. 

led by Nicola Rushton QC, Hailsham Chambers, followed by a Q&A session. 

Location: Gray's Inn Large Pension Room
Registration: 5.00pm
Qualifying Session (QS): Not accredited as a QS
CPD: Equivalent to 1 CPD hour (view the Bar Standards Board guidance for CPD

The panellists

The panellist include:

  • Mrs Justice Cockerill DBE 
  • Mrs Justice O’Farrell DBE 
  • Sir Alex Allan – Chair of the Selection Panel  of the QCA
  • Russell Wallman – Chief Executive of the QCA
  • Anna Boase QC – 1 Essex Court, (2019 silk) 
  • Isabel Hitching QC – Crown Office Chambers, (2019 silk)
  • Aparna Nathan QC – Devereux Chambers, (2019 silk)


This event is open to all practitioners (barristers and solicitors) and practice managers. This includes junior practitioners who want a better understanding of what the application and life in silk entails.

This event is organised by the Equality and Diversity Sub-Committees of TECBAR, COMBAR and ChBA and has been generously supported by Gray’s Inn.
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