G7 Bars’ coronavirus (COVID-19) response
How are lawyers and justice systems in the G7 countries coping with the current health crisis?
On 23 April 2020, the French National Bar Association (Le Conseil National des Barreaux CNB) hosted a digital G7 Bar Leaders meeting to discuss their responses to the coronavirus crisis. President of the Law Society of England and Wales, Simon Davis, spoke about the actions we have taken to help the legal profession during the coronavirus crisis.
Leaders from the national bar associations and law societies of Canada, England and Wales, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the USA also spoke about the situation for lawyers, justice systems and the measures they have taken to support the rule of law in their jurisdictions.