Professor David Ormerod QC – Chairperson

Professor of Criminal Justice, University College London

Professor David Ormerod QC is the Editor of The Criminal Law Review. He is Professor of Criminal Justice at University College, London, currently on secondment as the Criminal Law Commissioner for England and Wales. He is a Barrister in the Chambers of Max Hill QC at 18 Red Lion Court and a Bencher of Middle Temple. His publications include Smith and Hogan’s Criminal Law (11-14th eds OUP); Fraud: Criminal Law and Procedure (2008) OUP with Clare Montgomery QC; Blackstone’s Criminal Practice (2008-date) (as Editor in Chief); Smith’s Law of Theft (9th edn. 2007) OUP with David Williams QC. He writes and lectures regularly for the Judicial College in England & Wales and for the legal professions. He co-authored the Crown Court Compendium for the Judicial College. He is an Honorary Bencher of the Bar of Northern Ireland and is a member of the Inns of Court College of Advocacy and the Education Committee of the Criminal Bar Association.