Julian Knowles QC will appear on Law in Action on Radio 4 on Tuesday 3 November 2015. He will be talking about the abolition of the death penalty in the UK, the 50th anniversary of which falls on Monday 9 November. Julian’s monograph on the subject, ‘The Abolition of the Death Penalty in the United Kingdom: How it Happened and Why it Still Matters’ will be published on the same day.
Julian has successfully represented numerous death row prisoners in appeals to the Privy Council. He is one of the most acclaimed and successful barristers of his generation.