The Bar Council have announced that Michael Todd QC is to become Bar Council Chairman for 2012 .
Todd, who currently serves as Vice-Chair, is a former Chair of the Chancery Bar Association and is head of Erskine Chambers, where he has a company law practice. He has extensive international experience and has been Called to the Bars of Hong Kong, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Isle of Man, Turks & Caicos Islands, British Virgin Islands and Northern Ireland.
The Treasurer for 2012 will be Stephen Collier. Collier is General Counsel of General Healthcare Group, one of the largest privately owned companies in Britain, and also serves as Chair of CARE Fertility. He was Chief Executive of Ross Hall Hospital in Glasgow, and worked on the boards of hospitals in Sweden and Denmark in the 1990s before returning to law.