Announcement from the GLD

Competition Open for the Appointment to the Attorney General’s Panel of Counsel relating to the AG’s Civil Panel

Our annual competition to appoint members to the Attorney General’s London A, B and C panels opened yesterday.  Full details about the competition and how to apply are on GOV.UK.   Please share this information for any counsel who may be interested in applying.   The application has changed slightly from previous years, full details are in the FAQs.  GLD will be holding a Zoom event for candidates in early March, details will be made available once the date has been confirmed. Please refer any questions to

Please also note that DWP Legal Advisers are looking for Counsel for their high profile social security work including pensions and universal credit, so are particularly interested to hear from Counsel with that expertise who have an interest in joining the A-G’s Panel.