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Bar Pro Bono Awards – Advocate

November 3, 2021 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Kindly sponsored by LexisNexis.  Supported by: The Bar Council

All nominees are invited to an Awards evening that takes place on 3rd November during Pro Bono Week at which winners in most categories will be announced. We are running an in-person networking event and will be live-streaming the awards ceremony. Livestream open to all from 7.30pm:

Since 1997 the Bar Pro Bono Awards have been given every year in recognition of outstanding commitment to pro bono work by barristers or chambers. Since then, pro bono has developed, broadened and grown. The categories:

  • Young Pro Bono Barrister of the Year (sponsored by Place Campbell)
  • Junior Pro Bono Barrister of the Year (sponsored by Westgate Wealth Management)
  • Pro Bono QC of the Year
  • International Pro Bono Barrister of the Year
  • Pro Bono Chambers’ Professional of the Year (sponsored by the LPMA)
  • Pro Bono Chambers of the Year
  • Pro Bono Innovation of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement in Pro Bono, the Sydney Elland Goldsmith Award
  • John Collins Pro Bono Excellence Award (in partnership with the North Eastern Circuit)

Winners of Young Pro Bono Barrister of the Year and Lifetime Achievement in Pro Bono will be presented with their awards at the Annual Bar and Young Bar Conference on 20th November.


November 3, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Hybrid: in person and streamed online


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