The appointment of Senior Counsel for 2011 will be announced at 5.30pm today, Thursday, 6 October 2011.
A copy of the Presidentâs announcement will be emailed to all members and clerks and posted both on the Bar Associationâs notice board and webpage (www.nswbar.asn.au).
Individual letters to each applicant from the President may be collected from the Bar Association between 5.00pm and 5.30pm today.ï¿½ Clerks are asked to arrange for the envelopes for members of their floor to be collected.ï¿½ Applicants whose chambers are outside the CBD and who wish to have the Presidentâs letter faxed to them are asked to telephone the Associationâs Executive Assistant, Ms Corinne Brown, on 02 9229 1754 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org .
Clerks with successful applicants are asked to ensure the 2011 Silks gather in the Bar Association Common Room on Thursday, 3 November 2011 for the presentation of Senior Counsel scrolls by the Chief Justice at 5.45pm.ï¿½ Refreshments will be served from 5.15pm.ï¿½ Family and friends are most welcome.
6 October 2011