News UK 200 The Lawyer UK 200 preview: The Bar: Rate cuts dampen litigation boom By The Lawyer 14 August 2011 00:00 18 December 2015 10:21 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Timothy Becker (Secretary of Public Access Bar Ass 26 September 2011 at 15:36 Glad to see that Direct Access is getting the attention it deserves. Direct Access can be a useful tool for solicitors who wish to keep client goodwill but yet pass on less lucrative work to the Bar. Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.