Barristers

Juniors

Terence Rigby

Year of call: 1971

Peter Cadwallader

Year of call: 1973

Christine Riley

Year of call: 1974

Gordon Hennell

Year of call: 1982

Nigel Grundy

Year of call: 1983

Richard Selwyn Sharpe

Year of call: 1985

Alistair Bower

Year of call: 1986

Carlo Breen

Year of call: 1987

Nicola Gatto

Year of call: 1987

David Gilchrist

Year of call: 1987

Mark Monaghan

Year of call: 1987

Joanne Barnett

Year of call: 1989

Ian Little

Year of call: 1989

Edward Morgan

Year of call: 1989

Joanne Woodward

Year of call: 1989

Darren Preston

Year of call: 1991

Christopher Scorah

Year of call: 1991

Joanne Connolly

Year of call: 1992

Dr Anthony Howard

Year of call: 1992

Karim Sabry

Year of call: 1992

Graham Bailey

Year of call: 1993

Kirsten Barry

Year of call: 1993

Jaime Hamilton

Year of call: 1993

Rachel Wedderspoon

Year of call: 1993

Guy Mathieson

Year of call: 1993, Middle Temple

Andrew Clark

Year of call: 1994

James Fryer-Spedding

Year of call: 1994

James Hurd

Year of call: 1994

Michael Lemmy

Year of call: 1994

Stefan Brochwicz-Lewinski

Year of call: 1995

David Calvert

Year of call: 1995

Robert Darbyshire

Year of call: 1995

Brian McCluggage

Year of call: 1995

Boyd Morwood

Year of call: 1996

Katie Nowell

Year of call: 1996

Rachael Heppenstall

Year of call: 1997

Kate Hollyoak

Year of call: 1997

Chris Taft

Year of call: 1997

Vanessa Thomson

Year of call: 1997

Gary Woodhall

Year of call: 1997

Christina Chinnock

Year of call: 1998

Assunta Del Priore

Year of call: 1998

Jane Mabon

Year of call: 1998

Kathrine Mallory

Year of call: 1998

Matthew Haisley

Year of call: 1999

Lucinda Leeming

Year of call: 1999

Helen Redmond

Year of call: 1999

Zoë Thompson

Year of call: 1999

Paul Tindall

Year of call: 1999

Victoria Rigby

Year of call: 2000

Rebecca Eeley

Year of call: 2001

Alison Heyworth

Year of call: 2001

Kirsty McKinlay

Year of call: 2001

Matthew Snarr

Year of call: 2001

Dawn Thomas

Year of call: 2001

Russell Dickinson

Year of call: 2002

Joseph Mulderig

Year of call: 2002

Louise Brandon

Year of call: 2003

Caroline Curry

Year of call: 2003

Philip De Berry

Year of call: 2003

Ian Denham

Year of call: 2003

Tom Gilbart

Year of call: 2003

Louise Quigley

Year of call: 2003

Jonathan Savage

Year of call: 2003

Joanna Vicary

Year of call: 2003

Ben Morris

Year of call: 2004

Hannah Haines

Year of call: 2005

Robert Smith

Year of call: 2005

Laura D'Cruz

Year of call: 2006

Rachael Levene

Year of call: 2006

Julie-Anne Luck

Year of call: 2006

Jennie Ferrario

Year of call: 2007

Michael O'Neill

Year of call: 2007

Lena Amartey

Year of call: 2008

William Hamilton

Year of call: 2008

Emma Greenhalgh

Year of call: 2010

Alex Langhorn

Year of call: 2010

Richard Price

Year of call: 2010

Fiona Wise

Year of call: 2010

Catherine Cundy

Year of call: 2011

Matthew Entwistle

Year of call: 2011

Amy Smith

Year of call: 2011

Amy Rollings

Year of call: 2012

Holly Platt

Year of call: 2013

Phil Barnes

Year of call: 2014

James Abernethy

Year of call: 2015

Laura Kaye

Year of call: 2015

Hayley Bennett

Year of call: 2016

Andrea Lock

Year of call: 2016

Helen Longworth

Year of call: 2016

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Terence Rigby

Year of call: 1971  Year of Silk:

Terence sits in the Crown Court and County Court. He regularly sits on a wide range of civil cases including more complicated personal injury cases, contract disputes...

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Peter Cadwallader

Year of call: 1973  Year of Silk:

*Specialist areas of practice* Criminal Law. In particular complex and serious crime. Peter Cadwallader has experience in most court levels, including the Magistrates' Court, County Court, Crown Court, Administrative...

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Christine Riley

Year of call: 1974  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Christine Riley has practised exclusively at the Family Bar for many years. Her practice encompasses most aspects of family law including divorce and ancillary relief,...

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Gordon Hennell

Year of call: 1982  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Hugely experienced yet extremely approachable, Gordon Hennell is a formidable jury advocate, who brings great expertise and enthusiasm to every case he prosecutes or defends. Awarded the Prince Lee...

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Nigel Grundy

Year of call: 1983  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Recorder University Appeal Judge Accredited by the General Medical Council to conduct Fitness to Practise Panel Hearings and Hearings in Administrative Court Accredited in the Equality and Human Rights Commission *SPECIALIST...

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Richard Selwyn Sharpe

Year of call: 1985  Year of Silk:

Richard joined chambers in June 2014 from St. James's Chambers, Manchester. He practises in general Chancery and Commercial law with an emphasis on property, wills, trusts, company and...

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Alistair Bower

Year of call: 1986  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Alistair Bower specialises in Personal Injury litigation having a broad experience of cases involving employers liability, industrial diseases, public liability and road traffic accidents.  His practice includes...

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Carlo Breen

Year of call: 1987  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Employment & Trade Union Law *Winner of the AI legal award for employment barrister of the year (North West) 2015.* *PROFILE* Carlo Breen is one of...

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Nicola Gatto

Year of call: 1987  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* During her time in London, Miss Gatto dealt with matters of extreme complexity and delicacy, ranging from child sex abuse cases to murder. She has...

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David Gilchrist

Year of call: 1987  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Commercial and chancery Litigation Landlord and Tenant Professional Negligence Trusts, Wills and Estates Insolvency Mediation *PRACTICE PROFILE* *Property* Including mortgages, restrictive covenants, easements, the sale of land, land registration, co-ownership and...

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Mark Monaghan

Year of call: 1987  Year of Silk:

*Specialist Areas of Practice:* Criminal Law Regulatory Inquests *Crime* In recent years, Mark's criminal practice has predominantly involved cases of the most serious and complex nature.   He is a Grade 4 prosecutor...

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Joanne Barnett

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Legal Services Commission Review Panel Board (2000) *TRAINING* Undertaken CPD lectures and training for Local Authority Legal Department and Social Workers *BRIEF PRACTICE HISTORY* London (1989–1993) Swansea (1993–1999) Cardiff (1999– Door tenant...

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Ian Little

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk:

Ian Little practises almost exclusively in the field of personal injury and clinical negligence. His practice is predominantly Claimant based and he enjoys a high volume of Trades...

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Edward Morgan

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Company Law Confidentiality and Data Protection Insurance Professional Negligence Contentious & Non-Contentious Employment matters Canon Law *PROFILE* Advocacy is undertaken in the Employment Tribunal/High Court (including Northern Ireland) and within...

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Joanne Woodward

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Joanne Woodward has 25 years experience at the bar. She undertook a broad range of civil work before specialising in employment, discrimination and contract law, with a particular...

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Darren Preston

Year of call: 1991  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Criminal, Regulatory *AREAS OF PRACTICE* Darren Preston practices in criminal and regulatory law. In his criminal practice, he represents both the prosecution and defence in all areas,...

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Christopher Scorah

Year of call: 1991  Year of Silk:

Christopher practises solely in the field of high value, “multi-track”, personal injury litigation. He has represented litigants in numerous High Court cases fought to a conclusion after lengthy...

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Joanne Connolly

Year of call: 1992  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Exclusively employment law and employment related disputes whether in the Tribunal, County Court or High Court. *APPOINTMENTS* Fee Paid Employment Judge, Birmingham region 2010 *PROFILE* Joanne has...

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Dr Anthony Howard

Year of call: 1992  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Dr Howard practices in clinical negligence, personal injury and employment law, as well as advises a wide range of regulatory bodies, including the General Medical Council Dr Howard...

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Karim Sabry

Year of call: 1992  Year of Silk:

Karim is a highly experienced and accomplished trial advocate who has a busy and well-established personal injury practice, including considerable expertise in claims against local authorities as highway...

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Graham Bailey

Year of call: 1993  Year of Silk:

Mr. Bailey is a family law specialist with a substantial breadth of experience in both child and matrimonial cases. He is well recognised for excellence in written...

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Kirsten Barry

Year of call: 1993  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Kirsten Barry's practice is split between Employment Law and Personal Injury with an emphasis on Employment Law. She specialises in all areas of employment work...

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Jaime Hamilton

Year of call: 1993  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Jaime Hamilton undertook the initial stage of his career in London before returning to his native Manchester and becoming a member of 9 St John...

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Rachel Wedderspoon

Year of call: 1993  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* EMPLOYMENT LAW Constructive, Unfair & Wrongful Dismissal Discrimination Maternity & Paternity Rights Equal Pay European Employment Directives Employee Rights on Transfer of Undertakings TUPE Restrictive Covenants...

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Guy Mathieson

Year of call: 1993, Middle Temple  Year of Silk:

Guy Mathieson practices exclusively in criminal law. He has experience across all areas of general crime. He has particular expertise in case of rape, serious sexual offences and...

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Andrew Clark

Year of call: 1994  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* *Contentious Chancery:* • Trusts, both express and implied, including directions to trustees, breach of trust, T.O.L.A.T.A. claims and interventions in ancillary relief. • Wills, Probate and Administration...

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James Fryer-Spedding

Year of call: 1994  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Exclusively Chancery and Commercial litigation, particularly: *Professional Negligence* Solicitors (especially in connection with misconduct of conveyancing and litigation), accountants and surveyors. *Trusts, Wills, Probate & Administration of...

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James Hurd

Year of call: 1994  Year of Silk:

James is described by the Legal 500 as a Leading Junior on the Northern Circuit in relation to both Personal Injury and Employment work.  James acts for both...

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Michael Lemmy

Year of call: 1994  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Personal Injury Industrial Disease Clinical Negligence *PROFILE* Michael specialises in personal injury litigation. He advises and appears on behalf of Claimants and Defendants. He has experience of the...

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Stefan Brochwicz-Lewinski

Year of call: 1995  Year of Silk:

Stefan has specialised in employment law for over 15 years. He has long been identified in legal directories as a leader in his field, and is ranked...

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David Calvert

Year of call: 1995  Year of Silk:

Born and brought up in the North West, David has been in chambers in Manchester since 1995. Since commencing practice he has covered a wide range of...

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Robert Darbyshire

Year of call: 1995  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* *Commercial Disputes* Including sale and supply of goods, misrepresentation, invoice recovery, retention of title, intellectual property, agency, carriage of goods and general contract. *Consumer Credit* Including the...

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Brian McCluggage

Year of call: 1995  Year of Silk:

Brian McCluggage specialises in complex personal injury and insurance-related litigation ranging in value from six figures to multi-millions.  He has particular expertise in catastrophic cases, psychiatric injury, fatal...

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Boyd Morwood

Year of call: 1996  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Bar Council Member Social Mobility Committee (2012) Northern Circuit of the Bar Neuberger Liaison Officer Legal Assistant to Lord Justices of Appeal (1997) Treasury Solicitors Department (1997) Pupil of...

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Katie Nowell

Year of call: 1996  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Katie Nowell's practice is split between Employment Law and Personal Injury. Miss Nowell has experience in all areas of Employment Law, including:- Unfair Dismissal Redundancy...

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Rachael Heppenstall

Year of call: 1997  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Recorder (2015)   *AREAS OF PRACTICE* Rachael completed a specialist family pupillage and practiced on the North Eastern Circuit until joining 9 St John Street in December 2000. A care...

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Kate Hollyoak

Year of call: 1997  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Kate Hollyoak specialises in:- unfair dismissal; wrongful dismissal; redundancy; sex discrimination; race discrimination; disability discrimination. *PROFILE* She appears regularly in the Employment Tribunals representing both Claimants and...

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Chris Taft

Year of call: 1997  Year of Silk:

Chris specialises in Personal Injury and Employment Tribunal work, and finds that these two areas of practice complement one another extremely well. He acts for both claimants...

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Vanessa Thomson

Year of call: 1997  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Criminal Law Inquest Law *PROFILE* Vanessa Thomson is very passionate about all of the work she undertakes. Her hard-working, pro-active and strategic approach makes her a popular...

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Gary Woodhall

Year of call: 1997  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Mr Woodhall studied at the University of Cambridge where he took a double first in law. Having become a member of chambers in 1997, he...

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Christina Chinnock

Year of call: 1998  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Christina Chinnock was called to the Bar as a Mature student and has developed a busy practice in the area of Family Law with experience at all...

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Assunta Del Priore

Year of call: 1998  Year of Silk:

Assunta Del Priore specialises in employment law. She has extensive experience in advising and representing in this area. She has been instructed by businesses of all sizes, public...

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Jane Mabon

Year of call: 1998  Year of Silk:

*Children* Jane Mabon is a private family law specialist. She is routinely instructed in complex and often protracted contact and residence disputes acting for parents, children, step-parents, grandparents and...

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Kathrine Mallory

Year of call: 1998  Year of Silk:

Kathrine Mallory specialises exclusively in the field of personal injury litigation acting for both Claimants and Defendants. Kathrine receives instructions in both Fast Track and Multi-Track matters in all...

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Matthew Haisley

Year of call: 1999  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE *Personal Injury Insurance Fraud Travel & International Personal Injury Law *PROFILE* Matthew Haisley has been recognised by The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a leading...

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Lucinda Leeming

Year of call: 1999  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* All areas of Personal Injury including: Fraud General RTA including running down cases Motor Insurers’ Bureau (MIB) – specialist panel Employer’s Liability Occupier’s Liability...

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Helen Redmond

Year of call: 1999  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* *Landlord & Tenant* Business and residential, including possession proceedings and applications under the Landlord & Tenant Act 1954. *Professional Negligence* HClaims against professionals, including surveyors, valuers and...

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Zoë Thompson

Year of call: 1999  Year of Silk:

Zoë is an experienced and highly capable  junior whose areas of specialism are personal injury and employment. In the personal injury field, Zoë acts for Claimants and Defendants in  predominantly...

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Paul Tindall

Year of call: 1999  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Having achieved a first class degree in Law and Politics and a Masters in Law, Paul Tindall came to the Manchester bar in 1999, and to 9...

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Victoria Rigby

Year of call: 2000  Year of Silk:

Victoria Rigby’s personal injury practice to date has covered all aspects of personal injury litigation including fraud work in relation to road traffic accidents, low velocity impact cases,...

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Rebecca Eeley

Year of call: 2001  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Fee Paid Employment Judge (2013) Yorkshire & Humber Region Approved panel counsel for the Equality and Human Rights Commission Accredited by the General Medical Council to conduct Fitness to...

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Alison Heyworth

Year of call: 2001  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Alison Heyworth spent 8 years as a lecturer in Paris before returning to her native Manchester to pursue a career at the Bar. She came to...

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Kirsty McKinlay

Year of call: 2001  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE *Personal Injury Insurance Fraud Clinical Negligence Costs Litigation Travel Litigation *PROFILE* Kirsty has developed a strong practice in personal injury and clinical negligence. She undertakes advocacy and advisory work for claimants...

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Matthew Snarr

Year of call: 2001  Year of Silk:

Matthew is a specialist in personal injury and health & safety law facilitating in depth expertise as well as considerable experience. Matthew is a trial lawyer. His instructions...

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Dawn Thomas

Year of call: 2001  Year of Silk:

*PRACTICE* Miss Thomas was called to the Bar as a mature student and has practised almost exclusively in family law since completing pupillage in 2003. Her experience has...

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Russell Dickinson

Year of call: 2002  Year of Silk:

Russell practices exclusively in the field of personal injury work, representing both Claimants and Defendants in cases involving significant injuries following accidents in the workplace, high value public...

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Joseph Mulderig

Year of call: 2002  Year of Silk:

Joseph specialises in all aspects of personal injury litigation including injuries of the utmost severity, fatal accidents, pain cases, industrial disease, clinical negligence and cases involving allegations of...

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Louise Brandon

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Louise Brandon came to Chambers as a pupil to Jamie Hamilton and successfully completed a 12 month specialist criminal pupillage. Prior to commencing her pupillage...

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Caroline Curry

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*CHILDREN* Caroline Curry is a private family law specialist. She is regularly instructed in residence and contact disputes involving allegations of physical, sexual and emotional harm. She has also...

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Philip De Berry

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE:* Personal Injury Industrial Disease Insurance Fraud Travel and International Personal Injury Law Clinical Negligence Professional Negligence Costs *Profile overview* Phil has developed a very busy practice in personal injury and industrial...

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Ian Denham

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

Ian Denham is an experienced junior specialising in personal injury and wrongful death claims. He has a particular expertise in matters involving issues of jurisdiction and conflict of...

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Tom Gilbart

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Employment Law Discrimination Law Regulatory/Health and Safety *PROFILE* Tom Gilbart receives instructions in all areas of Employment Law; Regulatory Proceedings; Professional Discipline and Health and Safety work. Mr Gilbart is...

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Louise Quigley

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Louise practices exclusively in Employment Law. She is a sought-after Junior handling cases at all levels. Louise is recognised for her particular expertise in relation to whistle-blowing and...

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Jonathan Savage

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE*   Criminal Law   *AREAS OF PRACTICE*   Jonathan Savage qualified as a solicitor in 1990. After gaining experience in crime, family law, personal injury and commercial litigation, he...

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Joanna Vicary

Year of call: 2003  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* Junior Counsel to the Crown since 2007 *AREAS OF PRACTICE* Commercial and Chancery Litigation Indirect Tax and Duties Litigation *PRACTICE PROFILE* * **• Administration of Estates* Contentious Probate Construction of Wills Proceedings under the...

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Ben Morris

Year of call: 2004  Year of Silk:

Ben’s specialises in all aspects of personal injury law with a particularly emphasis on serious injury.   He has built a varied and successful multi track practice and...

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Hannah Haines

Year of call: 2005  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Clinical Negligence Personal Injury Building and Construction Commercial *PROFILE* Hannah Haines accepts instructions in all areas of personal injury practice, however she has particular experience in medical law including...

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Robert Smith

Year of call: 2005  Year of Silk:

Robert Smith took up tenancy in chambers following completion of his pupillage in 2007. He appears for both defence and prosecution in the Crown Court. He is...

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Laura D'Cruz

Year of call: 2006  Year of Silk:

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* *• Property* including co-ownership, mortgages, easements, restrictive covenants, nuisance, boundary disputes, adverse possession, and residential and business tenancies. Laura has experience appearing in and advising in...

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Rachael Levene

Year of call: 2006  Year of Silk:

Rachael Levene accepts instructions in all areas of Personal Injury and Employment Law. Her Personal Injury practice is evenly balanced between acting for Claimants and Defendants. She specialises...

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Julie-Anne Luck

Year of call: 2006  Year of Silk:

Julie-Anne was called to the Bar in July 2006 having previously practised as a solicitor with Berrymans Lace Mawer for 12 years, where she was made a...

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Jennie Ferrario

Year of call: 2007  Year of Silk:

*Specialist Area Of Practice* Professional Misconduct Crime including Motoring offences Inquests General Regulatory Proceedings and Investigations (Environmental, Health & Safety, Data Protection) Judicial Review Quasi Civil Applications & Appeals *Profile* Jennie Ferrario is a...

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Michael O'Neill

Year of call: 2007  Year of Silk:

Mike has a busy personal injury practice which sees him regularly instructed by both Claimant and Defendant firms. He has experience of a wide range of complex...

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Lena Amartey

Year of call: 2008  Year of Silk:

*Profile* Lena regularly appears in the Employment Tribunal acting for both Claimants and Respondents on all types of employment disputes including: Unfair dismissal/wrongful dismissal; Redundancy; Whistleblowing; All forms of...

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William Hamilton

Year of call: 2008  Year of Silk:

William has developed a busy practice in the field of personal injury. He has experience of advising and representing both Claimants and Defendants in cases involving a wide...

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Emma Greenhalgh

Year of call: 2010  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Emma Greenhalgh joined chambers following successful completion of pupillage under the supervision of Rachael Heppenstall. Prior to this Emma qualified as a Solicitor during which time she gained...

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Alex Langhorn

Year of call: 2010  Year of Silk:

Alex joined Chambers in 2011 and completed pupillage under the supervision of Mr. Gary Woodhall (now HHJ Woodhall). Since then he has appeared regularly in the Magistrates' Court...

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Richard Price

Year of call: 2010  Year of Silk:

*BACKGROUND* Richard joined Chambers in 2010. He specialises in Chancery and Commercial litigation and is a  CEDR accredited mediator. He was admitted as a solicitor in 1992. He worked...

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Fiona Wise

Year of call: 2010  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Fiona Wise came to Chambers in 2011 and completed pupillage under the supervision of Jaime Hamilton.  She has experience of a range of criminal proceedings. She is instructed...

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Catherine Cundy

Year of call: 2011  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Catherine was a solicitor for ten years before transferring to the Bar in 2011. She worked as a Senior Crown Prosecutor for the CPS in Manchester, providing...

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Matthew Entwistle

Year of call: 2011  Year of Silk:

*APPOINTMENTS* 2015 – Fee Paid Deputy District Judge (Northern Circuit) *PROFILE* Matthew was called to the Bar in July 2011 following eleven successful years as a solicitor dealing with...

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Amy Smith

Year of call: 2011  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* Amy specialises in employment law and has appeared in the Employment Tribunal, in England and in Scotland, representing both claimants and respondents in final hearings, preliminary hearings and...

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Amy Rollings

Year of call: 2012  Year of Silk:

Amy joined chambers after successfully completing her pupillage, supervised by Matthew Snarr. She accepts instructions in Personal Injury (including Inquests and Clinical Negligence) and Employment Law. Amy has a...

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Holly Platt

Year of call: 2013  Year of Silk:

*PROFILE* *Family law * Holly joined chambers in July 2015 following successful completion of pupillage under the supervision of Christine Riley, head of the family law team. She has experience in...

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Phil Barnes

Year of call: 2014  Year of Silk:

Phil came to the criminal Bar after twelve years of hard-earned experience in a criminal solicitor's practice.  Those who are not familiar with him should not be...

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James Abernethy

Year of call: 2015  Year of Silk:

James joined Chambers in September 2016 after successfully completing pupillage under the supervision of Joanna Vicary. He is developing a broad chancery and commercial practice in line with...

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Laura Kaye

Year of call: 2015  Year of Silk:

Laura joined Chambers in October 2017 following the successful completion of her pupillage under the supervision of James Hurd. Laura undertook a specialist employment pupillage with a particular emphasis...

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Hayley Bennett

Year of call: 2016  Year of Silk:

Miss Bennett gained tenancy to Chambers in April 2017 after successfully completing pupillage under the supervision of Jonathan Savage. Miss Bennett is now accepting instructions with a view...

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Andrea Lock

Year of call: 2016  Year of Silk:

Andrea is highly experienced advocate and a specialist in Criminal Law undertaking a full range of prosecution and defence work. She is on the CPS Advocate Panel...

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Helen Longworth

Year of call: 2016  Year of Silk:

Helen Longworth joined Chambers following a pupillage under the supervision of Vanessa Thomson.  She is regularly instructed by defence solicitors and the Crown Prosecution Service and has been...