Equality and Diversity

The Criminal Bar Association is committed to matters concerning equality and diversity which directly or indirectly affect the Criminal Bar and the members of the Criminal Bar Association.

In particular to ensure :

  • Equality of Opportunity.
  • Compliance with the Equality and Diversity Code of the General Council of the Bar of England and Wales.
  • Consideration of Equality and Diversity Principles and their impact on all issues affecting the criminal bar in particular response to government/ consultations, codes of practice / expectation statements issued by the Crown Prosecution Service, H.M.Attorney General and all other bodies in relation to the professional work of the Criminal Bar.