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No5 Chambers silk Gareth Evans QC has been appointed leader of the Midlands Circuit.
Evans, who succeeds Peter Joyce QC of 1 High Pavement Chambers, will serve as the circuit leader until 2011.
Evans said a fundamental aim will be to maintain the size and strength of the Midlands bar in a climate where Government funding cutbacks were having a negative effect.
Evans said: “This situation needs to be addressed, and the work of the circuit in bringing the region’s barristers together and representing the Midlands bar at a national level is now more important than ever before.”