Death Notices

Inner Temple

Dr Stephen Cretney QC (Hon), Master of the Bench, sadly died on 30 August. 
Details of any funeral and/or memorial service will be circulated as appropriate in due course.

Sir John Drinkwater QC, Master of the Bench, sadly died on Tuesday 13 August.
A memorial service will take place on Saturday 26 October at 12 noon at St Mary’s Church, Fairford.

Stephen Williamson QC, Master of the Bench and Treasurer in 2007, sadly died on Wednesday 24 July.
Details of any funeral and/or memorial service will be circulated as appropriate in due course.

Anthony Glass QC, Master of the Bench, sadly died on Thursday 11 July.
A memorial service took place at Middle Temple on Saturday 14 September.

Professor John Gardner, Master of the Bench, sadly died on Thursday 11 July. The Inn’s flag flew at half-mast on Friday 19 July in his memory. There will be a memorial service in the autumn for which details will be circulated as appropriate in due course.

Middle Temple

David Evans QC, Senior Bencher of Middle Temple, sadly died on Satruday 9 November, aged 75, after a long battle with cancer. Details of any funeral and/or memorial service will be circulated as appropriate in due course.

The Rt Hon Lord Nicholls of Birkenhead, Treasurer of Middle Temple in 1997, sadly died on Wednesday 25 September, aged 85. A memorial service will take place at 5.45pm on Thursday 30 April 2020 in Temple Church, followed by a reception in Middle Temple Hall.

Sir George Newman, Treasurer of Middle Temple in 2009, sadly died on Sunday 9 June, aged 78.
A memorial service will take place on Wednesday 16 October at 5.45pm in The Temple Church followed by a reception in Middle Temple Hall.

Gray's Inn

Gordon Pollock, Bencher of Gray's Inn.
A celebration of the life of the late Gordon Pollock will be held at The Great Hall, Lincoln's Inn on Tuesday 31 March 2020 at 6.30pm. All are welcome to attend.

Sir Guenter Treitel QC DCL FBA, Honorary Bencher of Gray's Inn, sadly died on Friday 14 June.
Further details will be made available when known.

Sir Henry Carr, Bencher of Gray's Inn, sadly died on Thursday 18 July.
A memorial service will take place on Monday 28 October at 5.45pm at The Liberal Jewish Synagogue, 28 St John's Wood Rd, St John's Wood, London NW8 7HA. All friends and colleagues are welcome to attend.