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Notice Report on Egypt Courts & Some Recent Challenges


We are pleased to issue the report “Egypt Courts & Some Recent Challenges”. Electronic versions of this report with others by 9 Bedford Row may be found at This report was commissioned by the State Litigation Authority of Egypt and addresses a number of headline issues concerning human rights in Egypt. The chapters look… Read more »

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UK Attorney General Outlines Legal Grounds for Using Drone Attacks to Foil Terror Plots


According to the government’s chief law officer, Jeremy Wright QC, the United Kingdom is legally justified in using drone strikes to prevent imminent terrorist attacks from abroad. Speaking in front of an audience at the International Institute for Strategic Studies on Wednesday, the Attorney General insisted that using drones for such a purpose should be… Read more »


Opportunity: Legal Intern Required


The International Practice Group at 9 Bedford Row International (9BRi) is seeking a legal intern to be based at their London Chambers. Interns will be assigned to a project and be responsible for assisting barristers and other team members. This includes, but is not limited to, performing legal research and preparing memoranda, assisting with and… Read more »


IBA Event: The World in Crisis Conference – Booking Now Open


Dear colleagues, It is our pleasure to bring you preliminary details for the IBA War Crimes conference entitled The World in Crisis taking place at the Peace Palace, The Hague, the Netherlands on 04 February 2017. Following the success of the previous conferences with 300 participants registered, this event will bring together leading war crimes… Read more »