This section is for the benefit of the press and anybody else who may be interested in the ongoing QC application procedures. Members of the press should call the Chief Executive.
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NEW PROCEDURE PRODUCES NEW QUEEN’S COUNSEL The first new appointments as Queen’s Counsel under the new arrangements were announced today. These appointments mark a new and welcome departure in developing the appointments arrangements for this highly sought after award. Sir Duncan Nichol, Chairman of the Selection Panel, who provide advice to Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs, said today: Queen’s Counsel have always been highly regarded for their intellectual and advocacy skills. The Panel has seen its task as to maintain those high standards expected of a Silk while ensuring that the opportunity to take Silk is open on an equal basis to all […]