International Committee


Tony McDaid
No5 Barrister Chambers

Chief Executive and Director of Clerking


Sandra Astbury – No5 Barristers Chambers
Office Manager and Assistant to the Chief Executive

Jonathan Coutts – John Venn and Sons Scrivener Notaries
Notary Public

James Farmer – Cornwall Street Barristers
Chief Executive

Mandy Haque – Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce and Industry
International Business Hub Development Director

John Hughes – Shakespeare Martineau
Past President Birmingham Law Society, Consultant

Paul McConnell – University of Birmingham Law School
Head of Global Engagement, Head of Careers and Employability

Raj Padhiar – Carltons Solicitors
Senior Partner

Eileen Schofield – Schofield & Associates
Principal Solicitor

Nilay Shastry – Kings Bench Chambers

Bernard Shepherd – BES Legal Solicitors
Past President Birmingham Law Society, Solicitor Director

Ian Vesey – EP Legal UK