Court of Appeal counsel appearance by gender statistics data for criminal and civil proceedings.
The Court of Appeal provides quarterly data on the gender of counsel appearing in criminal and civil hearings.
The data on gender of counsel does not include appearances:
- when an application is heard by a single judge,
- at directions hearings,
- interlocutory applications,
- leave applications when listed at the same time as a hearing , or
- at judgment hand downs.
The attached document contains statistical data in relation to criminal and civil hearings during 2018/19, 2019/20 & 2020/21.