New Masters of the Bench 2019

We are delighted to announce that the following members were elected as Governing Benchers of the Inner Temple:

Listed in order of Call to the Bar

Barrister Governing Benchers

We are delighted to announce that the following members were elected as Governing Benchers of the Inner Temple at the Bench Table on Thursday 18 July 2019:

Listed in order of Call to the Bar

Barrister Governing Benchers

Lorna Meyer QC
Kyri Argyropoulos
Paul Brown QC
Oliver Saxby QC
Benjamin Myers QC
Jason Sugarman QC
John Kimbell QC
Rhys Taylor
Charles Bagot QC
Carsten Zatschler
Diya Sen Gupta QC
Joseph Hart
Elizabeth Fitzgerald
Sonia Nolten
Rehana Azib
Dr Tunde Okewale MBE
Kathryn Arnot Drummond

Judicial Governing Benchers

His Honour Judge Townsend
His Honour Judge Oliver
His Honour Judge Menary QC
Her Honour Judge Nicholls
District Judge Foster
Her Honour Judge Clemitson
His Honour Judge Bird
Upper Tribunal Judge Frances
His Honour Judge Petts
District Judge Prest QC

Other Governing Benchers

The Rt Hon The Baroness Buscombe of Goring
Alexandra Beldam

Academic Benchers

His Excellency Mr Alexander Downer, Executive Chair, International School for Government, King's College London
Professor James Goudkamp, Associate Academic Fellow of Inner Temple and Professor of the Law of Obligations, Faculty of Law, University of Oxford
Dr Nikki Lack, Senior Consultant Obstetrician, Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, University College London Hospital

Overseas Bencher

Justice Vinodh Coomaraswamy, Judicial Commissioner and High Court Judge, Supreme Court of Singapore

Honorary Benchers

Christopher Hayward, Sheriff of the City of London
The Right Reverend James Jones KBE, former Bishop of Liverpool and Bishop of Hull. Adviser to the Home Secretary on Hillsborough (having chaired the Hillsborough Independent Panel, 2018-2018)
Kannon Shanmugam, Partner, Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP (USA)

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Jennie Collis Price

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Sub-Treasurer, Treasurer, Executive Committee, Bench Table, Bencher Elections, international events, International Committee

Jennie Collis Price

EA to Sub-Treasurer

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Sub-Treasurer, Treasurer, Executive Committee, Bench Table, Bencher Elections, international events, International Committee