News

New Members of Chambers

18th July, 2008

Chambers is delighted to announce the arrival of two new members:-

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Nine Lives 5-A-Side Tournament

6th July, 2008

The first Nine Lives 5-A-Side Football Tournament took place on Sunday 6 July 2008. Eighteen teams took part and raised £600 for the Nine Lives Fund.  The final was between Fentons and Brabners Chaffe Street, with Brabners eventually  winning 2-1. Congratulations to them and a big thank you to all the teams for supporting the event.

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Oyarce v Cheshire CC

2nd May, 2008

Court of Appeal upholds EAT ruling that reversed burden  of proof does not apply to victimisation  under Race Relations Act   On 2 May 2008 the Court of Appeal handed down judgment in Oyarce v Cheshire County Council, unanimously upholding the conclusion of the EAT that the reversal of the burden of proof under s.54A of the Race Relations Act 1976 does not apply to claims of victimisation under s.2 of the RRA.

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New Members of Chambers

29th April, 2008

Chambers is delighted to announce the arrival of ten new members, who have joined us from 8 King Street Chambers:-

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New Head of Chambers

29th April, 2008

Following the recent appointment of John Hand QC to the Circuit Bench, chambers is pleased to announce that Charles Garside QC has been elected Head of Chambers.  Chambers thanks John Hand QC for almost twenty years at the helm and congratulates Charles Garside QC on his new position.

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Appointment

14th April, 2008

Chambers is delighted to announce the appointment of John Hand QC as a Circuit Judge. HHJ Hand QC will sit on the South Eastern Circuit and will be based at Snaresbrook Crown Court.  We thank him for his many years service as Head of Chambers and wish him every happiness and success in his new role and for the future.

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Nine Lives

8th March, 2008

Manchester’s prestigious 9 St John Street Chambers has teamed up with local grant maker the Community Foundation to launch an innovative new charitable initiative – the Nine Lives Community Fund.

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Treasury Council

6th March, 2008

Chambers is pleased to announce that Nigel Grundy, Brian McCluggage, Stefan Brochwicz-Lewinski, Matthew Snarr and Joanna Vicary have been appointed as Junior Counsel to the Crown Treasury Panel.

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New Criminal Clerk

5th March, 2008

Chambers is pleased to welcome Richard Loasby, who joins us as our new Senior Criminal Clerk.

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