Home / / Steve Broach nominated for two Bar Pro Bono Awards 2018 by, monckton Chambers, steve Broach has been nominated for Junior Pro Bono Barrister of the Year in the Bar Pro Bono Awards 2018.
The award will be presented at a special ceremony (to which all nominees will be invited) on 24th October at historic Fleet Street bank Child Co in an evening dedicated to celebrating the Bar's deeply-held commitment to pro bono work.After being awarded the, bar Pro Bono Award 2017 for her work with, evolve, Tanya Murshed will now be on the judging panel for this years nominees.So far this year, volunteer barristers have helped in hundreds of cases, and that's just pro bono undertaken directly through the Unit!Could your set be the Pro Bono Chambers of the Year?The purpose of the Bar Pro Bono Awards, which is organised by the Bar Pro Bono Unit, is to thank and recognise outstanding contributions to pro bono work from across the profession.Whichever it is, you and your chambers deserve recognition.What has your Chambers contributed?He has also been nominated as part of the group working on the Mencap Learning Disability bono facebook investment Legal Network for the category of Pro Bono Innovation of the Year.This is the first year, since its inception in 1997, that the Bar Pro Bono Award has been expanded from just one award to nine separate categories.
Nominations are now open for "Pro Bono Chambers of the Year" as well as for eight other categories in this year's "Bar Pro Bono Awards held in association with the Bar Council of England and Wales.
Home news / / Bar Pro Bono Awards 2018.This contribution could be in the amount or the variety of pro bono work undertaken, or it could be the number of barristers actively accepting pro bono cases.The judging panel, this year, includes the Lord Chief Justice, Chair of the Bar and the elusive Secret Barrister.We are always delighted when we see barristers from the same set coming forward to take a case, demonstrating that particular chambers' continued commitment to access to justice.This is a great opportunity to celebrate your chambers and to bring your work to the attention of the starstudded judging panel, which includes big names from across the legal profession including the Lord Chief Justice, the Chair of the Bar and the elusive Secret.Other judges on the panel include the Bar Pro Bono Unit Founder and President Lord Goldsmith QC, the Lord Chief Justice and Chair of the Bar.All nominees have dedicated a huge amount of time assisting others, have provided innovation and inspiration to others through their work, and have shown a commitment to the pro bono ethic.The deadline for nominations is 3rd October, so nominate your chambers today!
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It's going to be a fantastic evening and if your chambers is a champion of access to justice, we would love to see you there as one of the nominees.