Annual Dinner Cancellation
In light of the current risk posed by COVID-19, it has been decided, with regret, to cancel the annual dinner on 20 March 2020 (this Friday). At present, the plan is to re-arrange the dinner for a date in the late Summer/early Autumn. The committee will be in touch with further details when they are…
MCCBA Annual Dinner, Friday 20th March 2020 – NOW CANCELLED
The MCCBA is delighted to announce that we are honoured to be hosting Lord Justice Newey as the guest speaker for our 2020 Annual Dinner, which will take place on Friday 20th March at Hotel du Vin, Birmingham. Lord Justice Newey will be familiar to members through his role as our previous presider in the Business…
Mohammed Zaman QC – our new Chairman
The committee of the MCCBA is delighted to announce that Mohammed Zaman QC is to be the new Chairman of the Association in succession to Ed Pepperall QC, who as previously announced is appointed to the High Court.
Pro Bono Costs Orders
Association members undertaking pro bono work are reminded of the availability of pro bono costs orders. If successful at a hearing, a pro bono representative can seek a costs order in the sum that would have normally have been billed, with such costs going to the Access to Justice Foundation. Further information is available here.