Brian Garrett, b. Belfast, 1937, educated at Methodist College and Queen's University Belfast. Long term partner in leading Belfast firm of solicitors, now senior legal consultant and Deputy County Court Judge. Chairman, Northern Ireland Labour Party, 1972-74.Visiting Fellow (1977-78) Center for International Affairs, Harvard University. Has served as a member of the Northern Ireland Standing Advisory Commission on Human Rights, and on various committees of the Law Society of Northern Ireland. Joint Deputy Chairman, Northern Ireland Independent Commission for Police Complaints (198891). Member of the Council of the International Bar Association.