The Secret Barrister

The Secret Barrister

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2018 Winner

Books are My Bag Non-Fiction Book of the Year

2018 Nominee

National Book Awards Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year

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04 April 2019
320 pages
By turns eye-opening, damning and hilarious, the secret barrister lifts the lid on a legal system where the system, the politicians, the lack of funding and sometimes the judges are the real villains and the victims are all of us

Tim Shipman, author of Fall Out and All Out War

Dishes the dirt — or serves up a slice of reality — on what barristers do

The Times

The Secret Barrister can write...everyone who has any interest in public life should read it...this is a book of some brilliance, clearly explained, cogently argued

Daily Mail