Geoffrey Robertson

Rather His Own Man

Festival Marquee
Sun 6 Oct

In his revealing and very funny memoir, Geoffrey Robertson QC recalls battles on behalf of George Harrison and Julian Assange, Salman Rushdie, Mike Tyson and the Sex Pistols – and those against General Pinochet and Mrs Thatcher. How did a pimply comprehensive schoolboy end up founding the UK’s leading human rights practice and become a first line of defence for troublemakers around the world? The legendary barrister spills the beans. [909]