The Bar of England and Wales is very internationally orientated. A significant proportion of its members have an international practice and that number is increasing all the time.

The International team sends a fortnightly International e-Newsletter to keep barristers up to date with news and events from the International Committee and other professional bodies.To be added to the distribution list, please click here.  

To see the 2019 International Committee Calendar, please click here.

For all enquiries related to international relations and international practice issues please contact a member of the International Policy team. To read the International Policy Team's biographies, please click here.

Upcoming international events and opportunities

Poland Flag

19 March 2019

English-Polish Law Day 2019

ELS Kazakhstan

1-3 April 2019

Trade Mission to Nigeria


9-10 April 2019

English Law Day in Kazakhstan 


8-10 April 2019

Commonwealth Lawyers Association Conference 

Latin America

29 April - 24 May 2019

Latin American Exchange Programme 

If you would like to attend this year's closing reception Thursday 16 May kindly RSVP by emailing:


7-10 May 2019

London International Disputes Week


10-11 June 2019

UK-China Arbitration Summit


15 April, 9 September 2019

International Grant Programme