The Oxford Law Faculty congratulates Professor Sandy Fredman who has been made Honorary Queen's Counsel. The Lord Chancellor will preside over the appointment ceremony, where the rank will formally be bestowed upon successful applicants, at Westminster Hall on 30th March 2012. The award of Queen’s Counsel honoris causa (Honorary QC) is made to lawyers who have made a major contribution to the law of England & Wales outside practice in the courts.

The Press Release states:

Her work has greatly contributed to the fields of discrimination and human rights law.

In addition, of the 88 lawyers appointed as regular QCs this year, 25 are Oxford alumni.