MCCBA Annual Dinner, Friday 20th March 2020
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.
Ed Pepperall QC appointed to the High Court
The Committee and members of the MCCBA are delighted to be able to congratulate our Chairman, Ed Pepperall QC, on his appointment as a High Court Judge. Judicial Appointments Commission: Appointment as High Court Judge Courts and Tribunals Judiciary: High Court Judge Appointments Ed will be very much missed both by the Association and the…