Baroness Chakrabarti

The Baroness Chakrabarti CBE
Sharmishta Chakrabarti
6 September 2016

Contact Details

The Baroness Chakrabarti CBE


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

Tel: 0207 219 5353


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Category 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

Barrister (non-practising)

The Wylie Agency represents the Member in connection with her published newspaper and other articles

Penguin Books have contracted the Member to write a book about gender injustice "Of Women – in the 21st Century" to be published on 26 October 2017; an advance payment was made on 21 October 2017; royalties will be received in due course

Category 6: Sponsorship

As Chancellor of the University of Essex, the Member receives support from University staff in managing her diary (interest ceased 21 July 2017)

Door Tenancy (receipt of post and email and occasional use of meeting rooms) from 39 Essex Chambers, London WC2A 1DD

Category 7: Overseas visits

Visit to Athens, Greece, 13-17 September 2017, to take part in panel discussion and interactive student session at New York Times Democracy Forum as guest of New York Times; all travel costs and some accommodation and hospitality were paid for by New York Times

Category 10: Non-financial interests (a)

Visiting Professor of Practice, London School of Economics

Category 10: Non-financial interests (b)

Chancellor, the University of Essex (interest ceased 21 July 2017)

Master of the Bench, Honorary Society of the Middle Temple

Category 10: Non-financial interests (e)

Trustee, Acid Survivors Trust International (ASTI) (interest ceased 11 October 2017)

Visiting Fellow and External Member of the Cumberland Lodge Programme Committee