Solicitor Support Services

Barrister Directory

The Barrister Directory enables solicitors to select and contact the most appropriate barrister for a case. Solicitors can search by the area of law, years since call or by browsing through the individual profiles.

As the most comprehensive listing for barristers available in this jurisdiction, the Barrister Directory details the main areas of practice, experience, qualifications, appointments and publications of members of the Bar Library.

Court E-Bundles

Solicitors instructing members of the Bar Library now have access to our innovative new e-bundles for court provided through the Library and Information Service.

Click here to find out more and to register to use this service.

Barrister Availability Diary

Solicitors often need to instruct a Barrister quickly. Our Barrister Availability Diary provides instructing Solicitors with Barristers available in any court in Northern Ireland up to one week in advance. Barristers continuously update their availability for specific dates and locations to our Barrister Availability Diary. Solicitors are provided with contact details for available Barristers, and links to their Practice Profile

Instructing Solicitors seeking Barristers should contact our Member and Client Support Team at the Bar Library reception on or 028 9024-1523.

Consultation Rooms

Consultation rooms are available for hire in both the New and Old Bar Library buildings. The rooms can be rented by the hour and charges vary depending on the location. Consultation rooms in the New Bar Library are all equipped with audio conference facilities and video conferencing. Please note that additional charges may apply. Catering can be arranged in the New Bar Library - orders must be placed in advance and charges will apply.

Bookings can be made by emailing Reception or by phone on 028 9024 1523.