Responding to communication needs in the justice system

About The Advocate's Gateway

The Advocate's Gateway (TAG) is managed by its Management Committee:

Chair: Professor Penny Cooper
Vice Chair: Leslie Cuthbert (Solicitor's Association of Higher Court Advocates)
Rob Allen (Crown Prosecution Service)
HHJ Philip Bartle QC (Judiciary)
Lesley Bates (Criminal Bar Association)
Sarah Clarke QC (Barrister, Serjeants' Inn Chambers)
DCI Jim Foley (MET Police)
Simon Garrod (CILEx)
Felicity Gerry QC (Barrister, Carmelite Chambers)
Dr Andy Griffiths (Academic)
Linda Hunting (Editor, TAG Book)
Gillian Jones QC (Barrister, 18 Red Lion Court)
Ian Kelcey (The Law Society)
Paul Mendelle QC (Criminal Bar Association)
Charlotte Orrell (Registered Intermediary)
Tim Parker (Family Law Bar Association)
Jo Parton (Registered Intermediary)
HHJ Patricia Lynch QC (Judiciary)
Vicky Purtill (CILEx Regulation)
Angela Rafferty QC (Barrister, 18 Red Lion Court)
Jenny Talbot OBE (Prison Reform Trust)
Catherine Tempest (Ministry of Justice)
Professor Cheryl Thomas (University College London)
James Wakefield (Council of the Inns of Court)
Tricia Wolford (Ministry of Justice)
David Wurtzel (Consultant editor to TAG)

For further information on TAG's Management Committee, please contact: Beth Phillips on 020 7822 0764 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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