Sir Christopher Bellamy QC appointed as Justice Minister

07 Jun 2022
Sir Christopher Bellamy

Monckton Chambers is pleased to share the news that The Queen has approved Sir Christopher Bellamy QC’s appointment as a Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Ministry of Justice in the House of Lords. Her Majesty has also been pleased to signify Her intention to confer a life peerage upon Sir Christopher.

Sir Christopher is a door tenant at Monckton Chambers. He is a former judge and recently chaired an independent review of the criminal legal aid system that reported in December 2021.

While a Minister, Sir Christopher will not be accepting any work through Monckton Chambers.