Submitted in response to written requests from the Inquiry, usually providing lists of questions to be answered. In most cases these formed the basis of questioning in public sessions, but in some cases they were read into the record (or taken as read) and the witness did not appear in person.
Given by witnesses invited by the Inquiry, normally after they have made written statements. These sessions could be viewed live online and sometimes on television news services, and the video recordings are part of the archive. The statements were usually released to the public after the public sessions.
Secretary for the Leveson Inquiry.
Sir Robert Maurice Jay (born 20 September 1959), styled The Hon. Mr Justice Jay, is a judge of the High Court of Justice of the Courts of England and Wales. He was counsel to the Leveson Inquiry into phone-hacking and media ethics, where he first came to wide public attention during the Inquiry's televising and extensive media reporting. On 4 June 2013, he was appointed a High Court judge, receiving the customary knighthood in the 2013 Special Honours, and assigned to the Queen's Bench Division.