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Committee Members of the Western Circuit

Bar Council Members

Role Name Chambers
Bar Council Silk Representative Mark Trafford QC 23 Essex Street
Bar Council Junior Representative Rachel Spearing Pump Court Chambers
Young Bar Representatives Lucy Conroy  12 College Place
  Amy Lush     3 Paper Buildings


Constituency and Practice Area Representatives

Location Name Chambers
London (1) Matthew Jewell 1 Paper Buildings
London (2) Barry McElduff 2 King's Bench Walk
Hants, Wilts and Dorset   David Richards 3 Paper Buildings 
Devon and Cornwall   
Julia Cox
Devon Chambers
Bristol, Somerset
and Gloucestershire
Christopher Quinlan QC Guildhall Chambers 
Bristol, Somerset
and Gloucestershire
Anjali Gohil Queen's Square Chambers 
Civil Practice Area Member
Matthew Cannings
3 Paper Buildings
Family Practice Area Member
Melissa Barlow
3 Paper Buildings
Employment Practice Area Member
Heather Platt
Pump Court Chambers
Criminal Practice Area Member
Mike Forster
12 College Place


Remuneration Committee


Education Officers

Name  Chambers
Philip Mott QC  Outer Temple Chambers 
Peter Jennings 3 Paper Buildings
Kate Brunner QC Albion Chambers
Judi Evans St John’s Chambers 
Anna Vigars Guildhall Chambers 


Area Bar Juniors

Area Name Chambers
Exeter Brian Fitzherbert Walnut House 
Bristol Suzanne Staunton     Guildhall Chambers
Winchester Susan Jones 3 Paper Buildings



CBA Liaison Representatives

Role Name Chambers
Junior CBA Liaison Kate Lumsdon 23 Essex Street