Practice Development

Terms of reference
  • Facilitate the exchange of information between barristers, clerks and practice managers relating to all aspects of practice development.
  • Promote the work of barristers to solicitors, in-house counsel and clients.
  • Deal with such other practice development matters as are referred to it by the Bar Council or the Executive for consideration.


Ian Hemmings SC (Chair) 
Michelle Painter SC 
David Thomas SC 
Tom Brennan SC
Mark Seymour 
Christopher Palmer 
Alexander Flecknoe-Brown
Robert Carey 
Philip Wallis 
Ingrid King 
Anton Hughes 
Geoff Farland
Sonia Stewart
Michele Kearns (Clerk) 
Paul Walker (Clerk) 

Chris Winslow (Bar Association Staff Member)