The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Legal Aid will be hosting a meeting on 9 February 2022 to consider the CLAR report

7 February 2022

The Minister with responsibility for criminal legal aid, James Cartlidge MP, will be speaking along with representatives from a range of practitioner groups.

Confirmed speakers:

– Minister James Cartlidge MP

– Stephanie Boyce , President of The Law Society

– Mark Fenhalls QC, Chair of The Bar Council

– Daniel Bonich, Chair of the Criminal Law Solicitors Association

– Jo Sidhu QC, Chair of the Criminal Bar Association

– Hesham Puri, President of the London Criminal Courts Solicitors’ Association

– Katie McFadden, YLAL

For details on how to attend this online meeting see :

We look forward to seeing many of you there asking questions of the speakers.