JCHR Press Notice 03-04 No. 10

Session 2003-04                                            12 February 2004

New Legal Adviser to the Joint Committee on Human Rights

The current Legal Adviser to the JCHR, Professor David Feldman, will be leaving to take up his appointment as the Rouse-Ball Professor of English Law at the University of Cambridge, on 31 March 2004.  Professor Feldman has worked with the Committee since its inception in January 2001.

Mr Murray Hunt, presently a barrister with Matrix Chambers, London, has been appointed to succeed Professor Feldman as Legal Adviser to the JCHR with effect from 31 March 2004.