Civitas Law is managed by the Management Board. The Board consists of three to five members of Civitas Law. The members of the Board are elected at the General Meeting of Civitas Law. Each member of the Board serves as Chair for a period of six months. Management Boards are re-elected every 18 months. The Chair passes between all three members of the Management Board on a six month cycle.
Management Board – Bryan Thomas
Management Board – Nicholas David Jones
Management Board – Richard Cole
Management Board – Simon Hughes
Management Board – Victoria Hiller
Chambers Director – David Jones
Directly below the Management Board is Chambers Director. The Chambers Director is responsible for marketing and the development of Civitas Law.
He is head of staff and is directly responsible to the Management Board.
The Clerking Team, Client support Team and Administration comprise the staff at Civitas Law.
The head of clerking is the Senior Clerk.
Senior Clerk – Andrea McLean
The senior Clerk is responsible for the clerking of barristers in Civitas Law and is the line manager of the assistant clerk.
Clerk – Alyson Hartington-Clark
Finance Director – David Jones
The Finance Director is responsible for the financial management of Civitas Law.
He is assisted by a fees clerk and he is the line manager to the fee clerk.
Fee Clerk – Deborah Tully
The fee clerk is responsible for collection of barristers’ fees.
Karen Ling is chambers’ Administrator responsible for reception, co-ordinating events and front of house duties along with client care.
Members of Chambers
Members of Chambers carry out the following specific functions:
Head of Pupillage – Kate Parker
Treasurer – Richard Cole
Library Officers – Kate Parker Owain Rhys James
Equity and Diversity – Christopher Howells
Alternative Dispute Resolution – Mair Coombes-Davies
Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence – Simon Hughes
Employment – Christopher Howells
Chancery and Commercial – Gareth Jones
Planning and Public Law – Graham Walters
A full management board diagram can be downloaded.