Publications

Long Trials Working Party
The Commercial Court Working Party on Long Trials was set up after the experience of two very large claims led to well publicised criticisms of the procedures used in long and complex trials. Without pre-judging ...

Annual report 2006/2007
This report covers the work of the Technology and Construction Court (“TCC”) in England and Wales for the period from 1 October 2006 to 30 September 2007. The TCC is a specialist court which deals ...

Should the Civil Courts be unified?
In January 2008 the Judicial Executive Board, comprising the senior judges in England and Wales, invited Sir Henry Brooke, a retired Appeal Court judge, to conduct an inquiry into the question of civil court unification. ...

Annex B
|Reports and Reviews
Serving Ethnic Minority Liaison Judges His Honour Judge Simon BarhamHis Honour Judge William BirtlesHis Honour Judge Jeremy Burford QCHis Honour Judge Martin CardinalHis Honour Judge Michael CartlidgeHis Honour Judge Bruce ColesHis Honour Judge Alistair DarrochHis ...

Annex A
|Reports and Reviews
The Conference for Ethnic Minority Liaison Judges (EMLJ) Friday 11 November 2005 Cliffords Inn, London The Conference got started at 9.45 after attendees had a chance to register and to get themselves acquainted. There was ...



Lord Chief Justice’s review, 2008
|Reports and Reviews
The Lord Chief Justice’s Review of the Administration of Justice in the Courts is the first time such a review has been published on behalf of the judiciary. The review identifies matters of importance to ...