Legal Eagle, Vol 1
The viewers then heard from the first of two barristersRobin Howard, of 1 Gray’s Inn Square chambers. ’ he asked, before describing the context in which most barristers work, specifically of representing clients in extremis. Whether it involved their liberty, livelihood, home, family, possessions or well being, most of the time by the point clients meet their barrister they’re in hassle and the stakes are high. For him it’s a privilege to be called upon in these circumstances to make use of his power, effort and skills in acting for them. Justine mentioned the barristers she noticed had been generous with their time, witty and good company.
Only those who complete the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives’ (CILEx) training programme can use this title. Typically QCs can charge their clients much more than common barristers and can take on fewer circumstances than advocates without the title.
Many barristers specialize in one space of the law, though some might have a extra general practice overlaying quite a lot of areas. Queen’s Counsel may also be appointed from the ranks of solicitor advocates or (honoris causa) distinguished educational legal professionals. When a barrister turns into a QC, he/she is said to ‘take silk’, after their silk robes. On the path of the Bar Council they’re not termed ‘Barrister-at-regulation’, simply ‘Barrister’. Circuit judges are appointed to considered one of seven areas of England and Wales (Midlands, North West, North East, South East, London, South West and Wales) and sit … Read More