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

Derek Binns – Department for International Trade
Specialist Advisor (Services Sector) Midlands

Jonathan Coutts – John Venn and Sons Scrivener Notaries
Notary and Translator

James Farmer – Cornwall Street Barristers
Chief Executive

Mandy Haque – Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce
International Business Hub Development Director

Julian Henwood – Gowling WLG 
Partner and Head of European Business Development

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

Reccy Midigo – Burley Law

Kiran Munawar – The Wilkes Partnership LLP

Raj Padhiar – Carltons Solicitors
Managing Director, Solicitor and Notary Public

Alex Pritchard-JonesNo5 Barristers Chambers

Eileen Schofield – Schofield & Associates
Principal Solicitor

Nilay Shastry – Staple Inn Chambers

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

Ian Vesey – EP Legal UK