Building the UK's New Supreme Court
National and Comparative Perspectives
Edited by Andrew Le Sueur
Table of Contents
Part I: Introduction
1. Comparative Lesson Learning and the Court Reform Agenda, Professor Andrew Le Sueur
Part II: Top-level National Courts in Devolved and Federal Contexts
2. Scottish Perspectives on Top Court Reform, Aidan O'Neill Q.C.
3. Northern Ireland Perspectives on Top Court Reform, Professor Brice Dickson
4. Canadian Attempts to Accommodate Regional Difference in Court Design, Professor Andrée Lajoie
5. Ideas of 'representation' in United Kingdom Court Structures, Dr Kay Goodall
6. The Spanish Experience of Division of Powers Adjudication, Ignacio Borrajo Iniesta
7. The Canadian Experience of Division of Powers Adjudication, Warren Newman
Part III: Top-level National Courts in the Wider Europe
8. The Bundesverfassungsgericht, the European Court of Justice, and the European Court of Human Rights, Dr Rainer Nickel
9. The Law Lords and the European Courts, David Anderson Q.C.
Part IV: Intermediate Courts of Appeal and Top-level National Courts
10. The Court of Appeal in England and Wales and the House of Lords, Charles Blake and Professor Gavin Drewry
11. The US Supreme Court and Federal Courts of Appeals, Dr Russell Wheeler
12. Choosing Cases, Professor Andrew Le Sueur
Part V: Judges
13. Judicial Appointments in the Era of Human Rights and Devolution, Dr Kate Malleson
14. Relationships between Bar and Bench, Richard Gordon Q.C.