Chantal-Aimée Doerries KC

Chantal-Aimée Doerries KC

Chantal-Aimée Doerries KC is the Head of Atkin Chambers and was 2016 Chair of the Bar of England and Wales.

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The cab rank rule and ethical choices

The cab rank rule, its jurisprudential foundations, and international law. By Timothy Dutton CBE QC, Baroness Ruth Deech QC (Hon), Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC and Roy Amlot QC 

10 March 2021

An independent judiciary

In her last column as Chairman of the Bar, Chantal-Aimée Doerries QC calls on One Bar to continue to stand in support of our judiciary

21 November 2016

Guarding the profession

The Bar’s wellbeing portal is launched; lobbying priorities for the autumn season; and countering threats to independence

24 October 2016

Justice in the digital age

A bold ‘hi-tech’ vision for the future of HMCTS shouldn’t ignore that access to justice is being steadily eroded by ‘enhanced’ court fees and the radical cuts to legal aid

26 September 2016

Change of pace

Technological advances give barristers greater flexibility, but less chance to unwind: the Bar Council’s forthcoming suite of wellbeing support can help

30 August 2016

New beginnings

The Bar Council is preparing for what the future might look like outside the European Union, under a new Prime Minister and a new Lord Chancellor, writes the Chairman

25 July 2016

In or out: shaping futures

Whether we find ourselves in or out of the EU, securing the survival of a functioning justice system remains a key 2016 challenge

27 June 2016

Fit for the 21st century?

The Bar has made progress towards becoming a profession ‘of all and for all’, but real challenges remain, writes the Chairman

31 May 2016

Protecting privilege

The Chairman warns of the dangers posed to legal professional privilege by the Investigatory Powers Bill

25 April 2016

Representing One Bar

We are stronger when we work together: we want to hear from our members first hand and increase awareness of what we do to represent your best interests, writes the Chairman

21 March 2016
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Justice at the polls

The Chair of the Bar launches a Manifesto for Justice as campaigning gets under way

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