New Masters of the Bench 2020

Governing Benchers

We are delighted to announce that the following members were elected as Governing Benchers at the Bench Table on Thursday 16 July 2020:

Listed in order of Bencher status and by Call

Barrister Governing Benchers

Martin Bowdery QC
Andrew Oldland QC
Teertha Gupta QC
Simon Kealey QC
Thomas Cosgrove QC
Robin Sellers
Kate Brunner QC
Nicholas Craig QC
Ruby Sayed
James Kitching
Craig Hassall
Professor Rebecca Bailey-Harris
Jonathan Rees QC
Rebecca Dix
Bibi Badejo
Jonathan Bremner QC
Leonie Hirst
Jennifer Oborne
Alderman Gregory Jones QC

Judicial Governing Benchers

Upper Tribunal Judge Jacobs
District Judge Heptonstall

Other Governing Bencher

Dr Adam Scott OBE TD

 

Academic and Honorary Benchers

We are delighted to announce that the following have been duly elected as Masters of the Bench of the Inner Temple at Bench Table held on Thursday 8 October 2020:

Listed in alphabetical order

Academic Benchers

Dr Shazia Choudhry
Associate Academic Fellow of Inner Temple (2014-2017) and Professor of Law, Queen Mary, University of London


Professor Rachael Field
Professor of Law, Bond University Australia


Professor Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos
Associate Academic Fellow of Inner Temple (2014-2017) and Professor of Law, Goldsmiths, University of London


Her Honour Judge Hampel SC
Adjunct Professor of Law, Monash University Australia

 

Honorary Benchers

Baroness Valerie Amos CH, PC
Labour Life Peer and Master of University College, Oxford University


The Revd Mark Hatcher
Reader of the Temple Church and Bencher of Middle Temple (Called 1978)


Elizabeth Howe OBE
President of the International Legal Assistance Consortium Board of Directors and Higher Court Advocate


Thomas Leighton
Trustee of the American Inns of Court Foundation and Vice President for Government Relations and Content Acquisition, Thomson Reuters


Her Honour Judge Anne Molyneux
Senior Circuit Judge at the Central Criminal Court and Former solicitor