Honorary Queen’s Counsel nominations: deadline Tuesday 13 August 2019
June 17, 2019
The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) is inviting nominations for appointment as Queen’s Counsel Honoris Causa. Nomination forms must be completed and returned to MOJ by 12pm on Tuesday 13 August 2019.
Honoris Causa, or Honorary QC, is an honorary award unique to the legal profession. It is a dedicated opportunity, made by royal prerogative, to recognise those in the profession who have made a major contribution to, and impact on, the law of England and Wales and how it is advanced, outside the courtroom.
Honorary QC is an opportunity to award individuals who have made a major contribution to the law of England and Wales outside practice in the courts.