Death Notices

Inner Temple

Dr Stephen Cretney QC (Hon), Master of the Bench, sadly died last week (week of 26 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 2019.
Details of any funeral and/or memorial service will be circulated as appropriate in due course.

Stephen Williamson QC, Master of the Bench and Treasurer in 2007, sadly died on Wednesday 24 July 2019.
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 for Master Glass will take place at Middle Temple at 11am on Saturday 14 September. Capacity for the service is limited and if you would like to attend we would be grateful if you would please RSVP to Jennie Collis Price as soon as possible. In lieu of flowers, Master Glass’s family have suggested that donations can be made to the Marshall Hall Trust, a fund set up under the Will of Sir Edward Marshall Hall to help needy members of the Inner Temple. For details of how to make a donation please contact the Secretary, Paul Clark.

Professor John Gardner, Master of the Bench, sadly died on Thursday 11 July 2019. 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

Sir George Newman, Treasurer of Middle Temple in 2009, sadly died on Sunday 9 June, aged 78.
A memorial service will take place at 5.45pm on Wednesday, 16 October 2019 in The Temple Church followed by a reception in Middle Temple Hall.

Gray's Inn

Sir Guenter Treitel QC DCL FBA, Honorary Bencher of Gray's Inn, sadly died on Friday 14 June 2019.
Further details will be made available when known.

John Cherryman QC, Bencher of Gray's Inn, sadly died on Sunday 23 June 2019.
A memorial service will be held on 9 October at 5.30pm at Gray's Inn Chapel, followed by a reception in the Large Pension Room at Gray's Inn.

Sir Henry Carr, Bencher of Gray's Inn, sadly died on Thursday 18 July 2019.
Further details will be made available when known.