Bar Issues Commission Policy Committee

The BIC Policy Committee is made up of representatives from Bar Associations and Law Societies around the world providing global representation for Member Organisations. The role of the Policy Committee is to address issues of concern to Bar Associations around the world by creating and recommending policies for adoption by IBA Council and by ensuring that proposed IBA policies affecting Member Organisations be reviewed by the Policy Committee to ensure that such policies have the support of Member Organisations before being recommended for approval by IBA Council.

Projects

  • Guidelines for Bar Associations on professional indemnity insurance

  • Guidelines on unregulated legal services

Committee officers

Deborah Enix-Ross

Chair

Firm Address
Debevoise & Plimpton 919 Third Avenue
New York
USA
10022
Ken Murphy

Vice Chair

Firm Address
The Law Society of Ireland 7 Blackhall Place
Dublin 7
Dublin
Ireland
D07
Kimitoshi Yabuki

Ex officio

Firm Address
Yabuki Law Offices 3F Atagotoyo Building
1-3-4 Atago
Minato-ku
Tokyo
Japan
105 0002
Claudia Amore

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Camara de Servicios Legales - ANDI Calle 73 8-13
Tower A - 7th Floor
Bogota
Colombia
00000
Christina Blacklaws

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Blacklaws Consulting 1, The Cottage
Hill Top Lane
Other City
England
OX39 4BH
Michael P Clancy

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
The Law Society of Scotland Atria One
144 Morrison Street
Edinburgh
Scotland
EH3 8EX
Daniel del Rio

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Basham Ringe y Correa Paseo de los Tamarindos No. 400-A
9th Floor Col. Bosques de las Lomas
Mexico City
Mexico
CP 05120
Eytan Epstein

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
M Firon & Co Adgar 360 Tower
2 Hashlosha Street
Tel Aviv
Israel
6706054
Mariana Estrade

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Hughes & Hughes 25 de Mayo 455
2nd Floor
Montevideo
Uruguay
11000
Hans-Michael Giesen

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Legerwall Partnerschaft mbB Unter den Linden 78
(Pariser Platz)
Berlin
Germany
10117
Jonathan Goldsmith

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Consultant in European and International Legal Services 23 Rue Colonel Van Gele
Belgium
Brussels
Belgium
1040
Tatsu Katayama

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Anderson Mori & Tomotsune Otemachi Park Building,
1-1-1 Otemachi,
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan
100-8136
Michael Kutschera

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
BINDER GRÖSSWANG Rechtsanwälte GmbH Sterngasse 13
Vienna
Austria
1010
Edward Mapara

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Law Society of Zimbabwe 5th Floor Lintas House
46 Kwame Nkrumah Avenue
PO Box 2595
Harare
Zimbabwe
2595
Fiona McLeod AO SC

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Victorian Bar Fiona McLeod AO SC c/- AJ Dever
205 William Street
Melbourne
Australia
3000
Richard Krishnan Naidu

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Munro Leys PO Box 149
Suva
Fiji
Amir Z Singh Pasrich

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
I.L.A. Pasrich & Company 901 - 905 Naurang House
21 Kasturba Gandhi Marg
Connaught Place
Delhi
India
110001
Steven M Richman

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Clark Hill Suite 102
210 Carnegie Center
Princeton
USA
08540
Maria Slazak

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Slazak& Partners Law Office Kościuszki 5b/1
83-200 Starogard Gd.
Starogard Gdanski
Poland
83-200
Winnie Wan Chi Tam

Co-opted Member

Firm Address
Des Voeux Chambers 38/F Gloucester Tower, The Landmark
15 Queen's Road
Central
Hong Kong
Hong Kong SAR