What Does a Master of the Bench Do?

Presentations by a panel of Governing Benchers to explain what being a Bencher means and how to become one. They advise on what the Inn is looking for in future candidates; who is eligible; and how to meet the criteria, by becoming involved in the Inn’s work.

What Does a Master of the Bench Do?

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Chaired by Her Honour Judge Deborah Taylor (Inner Temple Reader and Chair of the Bencher Nomination Committee).

Nicholas Craig QC (Bencher since 2020; 3 Verulam Buildings): Bar Liaison Committee
Rebecca Dix (Bencher since 2020; Serious Fraud Office): Employed Bar
Hui Ling McCarthy QC (Bencher since 2018; 11 New Square): E&T
Anne Richardson (Bencher since 2015; Dere Street Barristers): Circuit
Faisel Sadiq (Bencher since 2018; Hardwicke): EDI