PEBA is a Specialist Bar Association within the Bar Council. PEBA has a Constitution defining its purpose and constitution.

Committee 2017-18


Rt Hon Lord Carnwath of Notting Hill CVO


Chairman                   Andrew Tait QC (Francis Taylor Building)

Vice-Chairman         Paul Brown QC (Landmark Chambers)

Treasurer                   David Smith (Landmark Chambers)

Secretary                   William Upton (6 Pump Court)

Elected Members:

Tim Mould QC (Landmark Chambers)

Stephen Tromans QC (39 Essex Chambers)

Paul Tucker QC (Kings Chambers)

Richard Ground QC (Cornerstone Barristers)

Megan Thomas (6 Pump Court)

Rebecca Clutten (Francis Taylor Building)

Hashi Mohamed (No 5 Chambers)

Victoria Hutton (39 Essex Chambers)

Co-opted Members:

Suzanne Ornsby QC (Francis Taylor Building)

Tom Cosgrove QC (Conference, Cornerstone Barristers)

Celina Colquhoun (Elected Member of the Bar Council, No 5 Chambers)

Ian Ponter (Membership, Kings Chambers)

Asitha Ranatunga (Cornerstone Barristers)

Sarah Reid (Kings Chambers)

James Corbet Burcher (PEBA Representative on the Bar Council, No 5 Chambers)

Honorary members

The Rt. Hon. Lord Brown of Eaton-under-Heywood PC

The Rt. Hon. Lord Howard of Lympne CH PC QC

The Rt. Hon Sir Konrad Schiemann

The Rt. Hon. Sir Malcolm Pill

The Rt. Hon. Sir David Keene

The Rt. Hon. Sir Jeremy Sullivan

The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Lindblom

Sir Michael Harrison

Sir Andrew Collins

The Hon Mr Justice Ouseley

Sir Ross Cranston

The Hon. Mr Justice Supperstone

The Hon. Mr Justice Lewis

The Hon. Mr Justice Dove

The Hon. Mr Justice Holgate

Her Hon. Judge Alice Robinson

George Bartlett QC

Michael FitzGerald OBE QC

Gerard Ryan QC

Further details

Questions relating to the administration of the Association should be addressed to the Secretary:
William Upton
6 Pump Court, Temple, London, EC4Y 7AR
T: (0207) 797 8400