Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws

Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws is a Labour Life peer who has sat under this title in the Lords since 5 November 1997. Her full title is The Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws QC, and her given name is Helena Ann Kennedy.

Experience

Find out about the experience of Baroness Kennedy of The Shaws outside of Parliament.

Non political

Mansfield College, Oxford University
Principal
2011 -
Video Games Appeal Board
Chair
2010 -
Doughty St Chambers
Barrister/QC
1972 -

Public life

Man Booker Prize Trust
Chair
2015 -
Justice
Chair
2011 -
International Bar Association Human Rights Institute
Co-Chair
2011 -
Forward Thinking
Trustee
2011 -
Refuge
Trustee
2010 -
Women of the Year Lunch
President
2009 - 2014
British Museum
Trustee
2004 - 2012
Institute of Strategic Dialogue
Trustee
2003 -
British Council
Chair
1998 - 2004
National Human Genetics Commission
Chair
1998 - 2008