World Bar Conference 2002

Edinburgh

 

Key topics

  • Competition Policy

  • Direct Access

  • Regulation of the Profession

  • Independence of the Profession

  • Specialisation

 

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Speakers

 

  • David Bean QC, Chairman, Bar Council of England and Wales

       Quality Standards, Competence and the Independent Bar

 

  • The Rt Hon Colin Boyd, The Lord Advocate

       Welcome Address

 

  • David Curtain QC, President of the Australian Bar Association

       Competition Reform Policy and Independence: Irreconcilable Ideas?

 

  • Adrian Philip de Bourbon SC

       The Independent Bar and Human Rights

 

  • The Rt Hon Lord Goldsmith QC, Her Majesty's Attorney General

       The Independent Bar: A Government View

 

  • The Hon Anthony Gubbay SC, former Chief Justice of Zimbabwe

       The Challenge of Independence, Part I

 

  • Dianna Kempe QC, President of the International Bar Association

       The Independent Bar and the State

 

  • Alan Kah Kit Leong SC

       The Challenge of Independence, Part II

 

  • Stephen Rares SC

       The Independent Bar and Human Rights

 

  • The Hon Lord Reed

       The Independent Bar and the State

 

  • Mary Robinson, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

       Keynote Address

 

 

 

Dianna Kempe QC
Dianna Kempe QC
Adrian Philip de Bourbon SC
Adrian Philip de Bourbon SC
David Bean QC
David Bean QC
The Hon Anthony Gubbay SC
The Hon Anthony Gubbay SC
Alan Kah Kit Leong SC
Alan Kah Kit Leong SC
Stephen Rares SC
Stephen Rares SC
The Rt Hon Colin Boyd
The Rt Hon Colin Boyd

The Lord Advocate

Glenn Martin SC
Glenn Martin SC