Howard Reid - Crime
July 2011 - Fircroft College - Preparing to Teach in the Lifelong Learning Sector
June 2011 - Regent’s College - Centre for Alternative Dispute Resolution, London - Accredited Mediator
May 2011 - Fircroft College, Birmingham - Bid Writing
October 2009 - School of Law, London - Public Access Barrister
1989 – 1990 - Holborn Law Tutors, London - Bar Finals
1979 – 1982 - University of Warwick - Law LLB (Hons)
1998 to date - Barrister - Number 5 Fountain Court Chambers
1993 – 1998 - Barrister - New Court Chambers
1990 – 1992 - Project Manager - Birmingham Standing Conference for the Single Homeless
1982 – 1987 Manager - National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders
1982 - Housing Officer - Midland Area Housing Association
1973 – 1978 - Residential Social Worker - Harambee Housing Association
Voluntary Work/Committee Work
1982 – 2006 - Deputy Chairman - Handsworth Single Homeless Action Group
1987 – 2006 - Deputy Chairman - Hamac Housing Association (Formerly Handsworth Single Homeless Housing Association)
1987 – 2006 - Committee Member - Black Star Housing Association
1984 – 1987 - Committee Member - Handsworth Law Centre
1985 – 1986 - Member - Handsworth Defence Campaign
1982 – 1985 - Committee Member - Asian Resource Centre
1982 – 1985 - Committee Member - Handsworth Action Centre
1983 – 1985 - Deputy Chairman(Founder Member) - Handsworth Mental Health Action Group
1975 – 1979 - Member - Afro-Caribbean Self Help Organisation
University of Warwick Aspect of Criminal Law
Policing; its effect on the community.
University of Cambridge
(Extra Mural Department) Comparative Race Relations
University of Birmingham CQSW Course; on the relevance of the Probation Service to the needs of the black offender.
Holyhead Adult Education Institute ‘O’ Level Law
- I have contributed to television and radio programmes i.e. “Divided Kingdom” (Channel 4), “20 Years On” (TVS) and various news programmed for Central and Channel 4.
- I have also given occasional talks on a wide range of issues to a variety of voluntary and statutory organisations.
The Honourable Society of Middle Temple