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Inspiring Advocacy – Jaime Hamilton's 30 tips in 30 days

17th May, 2021

Through the lockdowns of recent times I tried to provide some remote career based materials for aspiring barristers or newcomers to the profession. In late March I had a thought to publish an advocacy tip per day for the month of April.

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Employment Team Recruitment

17th May, 2021

The Employment Group at 9 St John Street has an “outstanding calibre of counsel”, with members consistently achieving the highest rankings in Chambers and Partners and Legal 500.

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9SJS Access Award: Winners Announced

13th May, 2021

We are delighted to announce we have chosen two recipients of the 9SJS Access Award.

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Paul Gilroy KC successful in resisting Derby County’s Football League appeal against former captain, Richard Keogh

11th May, 2021

The League Appeals Committee of the EFL has heard and dismissed an appeal under the Regulations of the EFL by Derby County against the decision of the Player Related Dispute Commission in the case of Richard Keogh.

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Paul Gilroy KC leads USDAW’s High Court challenge to plan to remove Retained Pay from Tesco staff

6th May, 2021

The High Court is considering a claim by USDAW and several “lead” claimants against Tesco in relation to the proposed removal of the contractual benefit of “Retained Pay".

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Isabel Baylis to start her 2nd six months pupillage on 19th April 2021

19th April, 2021

9 St John Street Chambers are delighted to announce Isabel Baylis is starting her 2nd six months pupillage on 19th April 2021.

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Jaime Hamilton KC and Phil Barnes secure conviction in EncroChat drug shooting

23rd March, 2021

Three men have been convicted of conspiracy to cause grievous bodily harm with intent and possessing a firearm with intent to endanger life after an innocent man was shot on his doorstep.

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Matthew Curtis led by David Elias KC secures an attempted murder conviction

22nd March, 2021

On the 18th March 2021, at the Crown Court in Chester, a teenage drug dealer from Manchester was found guilty of trying to kill a man in Cheshire.

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Tom Gilbart has successfully defended a police officer in Police Misconduct Proceedings

19th March, 2021

Having cross-examined the witnesses called by the police authority, Tom made a successful submission of no case which resulted in the disputed charges being dismissed at the conclusion of the police authority’s case.

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Emma Greenhalgh and Kate Pye-Jones provide Family & Mental Health Public Law update

17th March, 2021

The Manchester Civil Justice Centre Family Division have placed their thanks to 9 St John Street's Emma Greenhalgh and Kate Pye-Jones for their seminar.

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