Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws

Full title

The Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws QC


Helena Kennedy



Joined the Lords

27 October 1997

Contact details

House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353
Fax: 020 7219 5979


UK Parliament

Committee House Date
Human Rights (Joint Committee) Lords 2012-

Register of Interests

  • 2: Remunerated employment, office, profession etc.

    • Member of the Bar
    • Chair, Video Standards Appeal Committee
    • Investigating Commissioner, EHRC's Human Rights Inquiry into Human Trafficking in Scotland
    • Member of the Government Commission on a British Bill of Rights
    • Master of Mansfield College, Oxford
  • 5: Land and property

    • House at Loch Lomond
  • 10: Non-financial interests (b)

    • Bencher, Gray's Inn
  • 10: Non-financial interests (c)

    • Trustee, British Museum
  • 10: Non-financial interests (d)

    • Board Member, Media Standards Trust
    • Trustee, Institute of Strategic Dialogue
    • Chair, Justice
  • 10: Non-financial interests (e)

    • President, Helena Kennedy Foundation (for disadvantaged students)
    • Advisory Council Member, Royal Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education
    • Trustee, Refuge (organisation for abused women)
    • Foundation Board Member, Booker Prize
    • Vice President, Hay Festival
    • President, Women of the Year Lunch
    • Trustee, Tablet Trust
    • Trustee, Bianca Jagger Foundation
    • Trustee, Forward Thinking