Maya Sikand, a member of the Garden Court Chambers crime team will be speaking at this years Criminal Bar Association spring conference. Maya specialises in criminal defence work, criminal judicial review and extradition. She has recently begun to focus much more on crime related civil work, in particular, police actions, death in custody inquests and prison law.
The conference will be spread over two days in Birmingham and will include workshops and lectures on Sentencing & parole for dangerous & prolific offenders, dealing with young offenders, Criminal appeals and miscarriages of justice.
Other speakers include:
Andrew Hall QC, Chairman of CBA
The Rt Hon The Lord Goldsmith QC - Attorney-General
Dominic Grieve MP - Shadow Attorney-General
Lord Justice Anthony Hughes
Professor Stephen Shute
Professor Rod Morgan - former Chairman of the Youth Justice Board
Edward Fitzgerald QC, Doughty Street Chambers
Juliet Lyon - Director, The Prison Reform Trust
Professor David Ormerod
Penelope Barrett - CCRC Commissioner
Location: University of Birmingham, Edgbaston
Date: 20th and 21st April 2007