Extension of QC’s SCCRC appointment

06 Nov


THE senior woman at the Scottish Bar, Frances McMenamin, QC, is to continue her long association with the Scottish Criminal Cases Review Commission for at least another six months.

The Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Humza Yousaf, has announced that Ms McMenamin’s appointment – she first became a Board Member of the SCCRC in 2010 – will be extended until 31 March, 2019, with effect from 1 October, 2018.

Ms McMenamin joined the Faculty in 1985, and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 1998.