Guy Gozem

QC at Lincoln House Chambers | Tower 12 | Manchester

Liberal Democrats need a big nudge

We have to persuade the Liberal Democrat MPs who haven’t signed the Early Day Motion that they must. It accords almost precisely with their party’s policy. Most of them don’t … Continue reading

May 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Friends’ House

On 22nd May 2013 the Justice for Sale meeting was held at Friends’ House, Euston. Once upon a time there was another meeting at the same venue. I was struggling to … Continue reading

May 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Keep calm, stay united

We’ve achieved a tremendous amount as a united profession since the publication of the consultation on 9th April. Here are just some highlights – An early day motion has been … Continue reading

May 12, 2013 · 2 Comments

Choice and government policy

PM’s Speech on Open Public Services 11 July 2011 – Prime Minister David Cameron delivered a speech setting out the principles underpinning the reform and modernisation of public services. His speech … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Why 2 petitions?

There were some messages on Twitter recently asking why there are 2 petitions. The explanation from the Bar Council is in the email below. Since posting this page I’ve been … Continue reading

May 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Groundhog Day

I know a lot of very good people who work in the criminal justice system (CJS). They have been treated quite appallingly by one government (and one Lord Chancellor) after … Continue reading

April 28, 2013 · 11 Comments