D&I Shortlist for UK Bar Awards 2020 Announced

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28 Sep 2020

For the second year running, D&I awards have been included at the annual UK Bar Awards ceremony. The shortlist was compiled through Chambers’ own research and will be judged by both the D&I and UK Bar teams.

Winners will be announced at the virtual award ceremony on Thursday, 19th November at 7pm GMT.

The full awards shortlist can be viewed HERE.

UK Bar Awards – D&I Categories – Shortlists

Future Leader: Diversity and Inclusion
Shina Animashaun, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers
Rachel Barrett, Barrister, Cloisters
Michael Etienne, Barrister, No 5 Barristers Chambers
Abimbola Johnson, Barrister, 25 Bedford Row
Ruth Reid, Barrister, 3 Temple Gardens
Natasha Shotunde, Barrister, Garden Court Chambers
Kawsar Zaman, Barrister, No 5 Barristers Chambers

Outstanding Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion
Allan Briddock, One Pump Court
Dr S Chelvan, No5 Barristers
Schona Jolly QC, Cloisters
Harry Matovu QC, Brick Court
Amanda Pinto QC, 33 Chancery Lane
Jo Sidhu QC, 25 Bedford Row
Leslie Thomas QC, Garden Court Chambers

Outstanding Set for Diversity and Inclusion
No5 Chambers
25 Bedford Row
Blackstone Chambers
Cloisters
Garden Court
Hardwicke Chambers
Matrix Chambers

Last year’s winners can be viewed HERE.