Managing Barrister Career Breaks – Advice and Practical Tips for Clerks

Presented by Cliff Holland of Matrix Chambers, IBC Committee Member, dealing with Equality & Diversity and member of the Bar Council Equality & Diversity – Bar Retention Sub-Group.

This is a seminar providing guidance to clerks when managing barristers about to take a career break.  It will include advice, tips, checklists and best practice covering pre leave, actual leave and return to work actions.  There will be a 30-40 minutes presentation, followed by 20 minutes Q&A and time permitting, an opportunity for us all to share tips.

Please contact the IBC Administration Office on 020 3763 8999 or by email to if you would like to book a place for this seminar.

Date: Tuesday 21st July, 2015

Time:  6pm

Venue:  The International Dispute Resolution Centre, 70 Fleet Street, London EC4Y 1EU

Cost: £20 for members

         £40 for non-members


Jackie Ginty

IBC Education Committee