Michael Harwood

Michael Harwood

Michael Harwood is a lawyer at the Government Legal Department, currently working for a major public inquiry. He is Vice Chair of the Young Barristers’ Committee and an elected member of the Bar Council.

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A plan of action for the Young Bar

Following the launch of the Life at the Young Bar report and a nationwide listening exercise, Michael Polak and Michael Harwood outline the Young Barristers’ Committee’s raft of initiatives designed to address your issues of concern 

12 May 2022

The 20%: what the Employed Bar gets up to

Michael Harwood's guide for aspiring members of the Employed Bar to the huge array of possibilities – including a new ‘disruptor’ trend

12 October 2021

Master of the Universe: Adrian Berrill-Cox

Insights into the profession from the FCA lawyer and Outstanding Employed Barrister in Commerce and Industry 2020 Adrian Berrill-Cox, interviewed by Michael Harwood

18 February 2021
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As we look ahead to Justice Week 2022, the sustainability of the Criminal Bar remains a critical issue for the government to address

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