Hugo Keith QC has been appointed as Lead Counsel to the Public Inquiry into the Covid-19 pandemic

The Government has announced that an Inquiry will be established under the Inquiries Act 2005 to examine the UK’s pandemic response. The Inquiry will be chaired by Rt Hon Baroness Heather Hallett DBE. Lead Counsel to the Inquiry will be Hugo Keith QC. Counsel to the Inquiry provides the Inquiry with independent legal advice, presents the evidence and questions the witnesses that are called.

21st January 2022