Management Committee

Members of the Management Committee are elected annually at the Annual General Meeting by the membership. They meet once a month to discuss all problems and ideas that have been presented to them.

The committee consists of an Executive Committee consisting of the Chair, Vice Chair, Common Law Secretary, Chancery Secretary, Education Secretary and Treasurer and then further people who represent a balance of different ages and positions within the clerks room, different types of chambers regarding areas of work and representation from all areas of the country.

Committee Membership

  • Lucy Barbet, Chair (11 King's Bench Walk)
  • Mark Rushton, Vice Chair (Wilberforce Chambers)
  • Howard Rayner, Treasurer (QEB)
  • Tony McDaid, Vice Treasurer (No. 5 Chambers)
  • David Bingham, Education (One Crown Office Row)
  • Jackie Ginty, Common Law Secretary (One Essex Court)
  • Geoffrey Carr, Chancery Secretary (No. 5 Chambers)
  • , Family Law Senior Clerk
  • Mark Essex, Criminal Law Senior Clerk (6 KBW)
  • Simon Boutwood, Family Law Senior Clerk (Harcourt Chambers)
  • Clifford Holland, Common Law Family Senior Clerk (15 Old Square Chambers)
  • Martin Secrett, Criminal Law Senior Clerk (9 Bedford Row)
  • Fraser Geddes, Chancery Senior Clerk (Wilberforce Chambers)
  • David Scothern, Specialist Senior Clerk (5 St Andrews Hill)
  • Scott Baldwin, Regional Senior Clerk (St. Mary's Family Law Chambers)
  • Matthew Gibbons, Regional Senior Clerk (Deans Court Chambers)
  • Marc Goddard, Regional Senior Clerk (Stour Chambers)
  • Phillip Griffiths, Regional Senior Clerk (30 Park Place)
  • Leigh Royall, Regional Senior Clerk (37 Park Square Chambers)
  • Sarah Reynolds, Common Law Junior Clerk London (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • Samantha Jones, Common Law Junior Clerk London (3 Verulum Buildings)
  • Lucy Burrows, Chancery Junior Clerk London (3 Verulum Buildings)
  • James Knapp, Chair Of Career Development Committee (formerly Junior Clerks Committee) (Brick Court Chambers)
  • Tristan Whigham, Co Opted Member (12 King's Bench Walk)
  • Luke Irons, Co Opted Member (Maitland Chambers)
  • Jon Robinson, Co Opted Member (4 Pump Court)
  • Alex Southern, Co Opted Member (Tanfield Chambers)
  • Sian Wilkins, Co Opted Member (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • Chris Sacker, Co Opted Member (Doughty Street Chambers)
  • George Bennett, Co Opted Member (20 Essex Street)
  • Sian Huckett, Co Opted Member (Fountain Court Chambers)
  • Katie Myles, Co Opted Member (Essex Court Chambers)
  • Tom Street, Co Opted Member (11 KBW)
  • Isabel Baylis, Co Opted Member (Matrix Chambers)
  • Jessica Barnes, Co Opted Member (One Essex Court)

The contact details (available to IBC members only) of the committee are listed above along with details of each member’s general functions. This list provides you with a point of contact regarding any enquiries or problems you may have.  Please feel free to use them where appropriate.