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Presidents of the Bentham Association

Read more about past Bentham Association Presidential Addresses and Dinners

2017 Justice Kate O’Regan

2016 The Honourable Chief Justice Geoffrey MA Tao-li, GBM

2015 Lord Falconer of Thornton PC, QC


2014 Lord Dyson – Lord Dyson Bentham Address

2013 Professor Sir Robin Jacob

2012 Lady Justice Hallett DBE – Lady Justice Hallett DBE Bentham Address

2011 Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury – Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury Bentham Address

2010 Lord Hope of Craighead – Lord Hope of Craighead Bentham Address

2009 Lord Pannick QC

2008 Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe – Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe Bentham Address

2007 Baroness Ruth Deech – Baroness Ruth Deech Bentham Address

2006 Sir John Laws – Sir John Laws Bentham Address

2005 Lady Hale – Lady Hale Bentham Address

2004 Mr Justice Edwin Cameron – Edwin Cameron Bentham Address

2003 Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers  – Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers Bentham Address

2002 Sir Ian Kennedy

2001 Lord Hoffmann – Lord Hoffmann Bentham Address

2000 Lord Bingham of Cornhill – Lord Bingham of Cornhill Bentham Address

1999 Baroness Kennedy of the Shaws, Q.C.

1998 The Hon. Justice Richard Posner

1997 Sir Richard Scott

1996 Lord Steyn

1995 Sir Iain Glidewell

1994 Lord Woolf, CH

1993 Lord Browne Wilkinson

1992 Lord Slynn of Hadley

1991 Sir T. L. Yang

1990 Lord Donaldson of Lymington

1989 Lord Justice Butler-Sloss, D.B.E.

1988 Sir Robert Megarry

1987 Sir Roger Ormrod

1986 Lord Goff of Chieveley

1985 Sir Jack Jacob, Q.C.

1984 Lord Roskill

1983 Lord Lloyd of Hampstead, Q.C.

1982 Lord Emslie

1981 Lord Hailsham

1980 Lord Elwyn-Jones

1979 Sir Garfield Barwick

1978 Baroness Wooton of Abinger

1977 Lord Goodman, C.H

1976 Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin

1975 Lord Edmund-Davies

1974 Lord Cross

1973 Lord Morris

1972 The Hon. Warren E. Burger

1971 Lord Diplock

1970 Lord Gardiner

1969 Professor Otto Kahn-Freund

1968 Lord McDermott

1967 Lord Kilbrandon

1966 Lord Justice Scarman

1965 Lord Parker

1964 Sir Francis Vallat, Q.C.

1963 Professor G.W. Keeton

1962 Mr Justice Thompson

1961 Lord Justice Salmon

1960 Professor J.L. Montrose

1959 Sir David Hughes Parry

1958 Lord Tangley

1957 Lord Hodson

1956 Lord Devlin

1955 Professor H.G. Hanbury

1954 Professor H.F. Jolowicz

1953 Lord Evershed

1952 Lord Justice Denning

1951 Sir Cecil Carr, K.C

1950 Lord Normand

1949 Lord du Parcq