Michael Salter appointed to BSB

Chambers is pleased to announce that Michael Salter has been appointed to the Bar Standards Board’s Independent Decision-making Body. The IDB takes independent decisions on relevant regulatory issues including enforcement of the professional obligations of those regulated by the BSB, and the authorisation of certain types of individuals and entities to provide legal services. Most of the decisions the IDB will take will be in relation to whether disciplinary action should be pursued where potential breaches of the professional obligations, as set out in the BSB Handbook, are serious and may amount to professional misconduct.  His appointment if for a three-year term.

This appointment further strengthens chambers Public and Regulatory Group which has extensive experience in appearing in internal disciplinary matters and subsequent challenges to those outcomes.

3rd September 2019