Baroness Deech

Baroness Deech

Full title

The Baroness Deech DBE

Name

Ruth Deech

Party/group

Crossbench

Joined the Lords

5 October 2005

Contact details

Parliamentary

House of Lords, London , SW1A 0PW
Tel: 0207 210 3000
Fax: 0207 219 5979
deechr@parliament.uk

External/Private Office

c/o Bar Standards Board, 289-293 High Holborn, London, WC1V 7HZ
Tel: 020 7611 1444
Fax: 020 7831 9217
chair@barstandardsboard.org.uk

Web & Social media

Biography

UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Communications Committee (L) Lords 2010-
Draft Human Tissue and Embryos Bill (Joint Committee) Lords 2007-07
Merits of Statutory Instruments Committee Lords 2006-10

Professional life

Job title Organisation Date
Chairman Bar Standards Board 2009-
Professor of Law Gresham College 2009-12
Independent Adjudicator Independent Adjudicator for Higher Education 2004-08
Principal St Anne’s College, Oxford 1991-04

Public life

Post Organisation Date
Governor BBC 2002-06
Chairman Human Fertilisation & Embryology Authority 1994-02

Member's focus

Policy
Communities and families
Crime, civil law, justice and rights
Culture, media and sport
Education
Health services and medicine
Family law
Regulation of legal services
Reproductive technology.
UK
Oxford
World
Israel
Poland.

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Chairman, Bar Standards Board
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Board Member, Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism, Tel Aviv University
    • Chair, Academic Panel, Stuart Young Foundation
    • Emeritus Professor of Law, Gresham College, Holborn
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • Trustee, Community Security Trust