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Charles Garside QC

Year of call: 1971  Year of Silk: 1993

Mr Garside was called to the Bar in 1971 and took Silk in 1993. He is a member of the Northern Circuit and became a Recorder in...

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Geraint Jones QC

Year of call: 1976  Year of Silk: 2001

*PROFILE* Geraint pursues a thriving commercial and property practice. In silk he has been leading counsel in multi-million pound litigation, successfully defending allegations of commercial fraud arising from the...

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Nicholas Hinchliffe QC

Year of call: 1980  Year of Silk: 1999

Nick Hinchliffe QC joined Chambers in 1980 and developed a widely based practice in his early years involving Crime, Employment and Personal Injury work. After 10 years...

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Nicholas Clarke QC

Year of call: 1981  Year of Silk: 2006

Mr Clarke has spent over 35 years at the Manchester Bar and has extensive experience across the whole criminal spectrum. He was made an Assistant Recorder in...

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Simon Jackson QC

Year of call: 1982  Year of Silk: 2003

AREAS OF PRACTICE * CRIME* *Prosecution:* All aspects of the criminal law: murder, manslaughter (including a current Corporate Manslaughter and Gross Negligence Manslaughter case,) rape, fraud and other serious offences. Nominated by...

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Paul Gilroy QC

Year of call: 1985  Year of Silk: 2006

Paul Gilroy QC's reputation is principally based on his employment practice. He has for some years been recognised by Chambers & Partners, The Legal 500, and Legal...

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Mark Hill QC

Year of call: 1987  Year of Silk: 2009

Since taking silk in 2009, Mark Hill has established a broad and varied common law practice with an emphasis on civil litigation and an acknowledged expertise in...

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Christopher Kennedy QC

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk: 2010

Christopher Kennedy QC is Head of Chambers at 9 St John Street. Most of Chris' instructions come from insurers and he usually represents Defendants in cases where the...

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Edward Morgan QC

Year of call: 1989  Year of Silk: 2021

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE* Corporate liability and Directors’ duties Professional Regulation  Clinical Governance  Inquests Judicial Review  Confidentiality and Data Protection Professional Negligence Contentious & Non-Contentious Employment matters Canon Law *PROFILE* Advocacy is undertaken in the...

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Jaime Hamilton QC

Year of call: 1993  Year of Silk: 2019

*Areas of Practice* Jaime Hamilton was appointed a QC in 2019. He has practised at 9 St John Street since the beginning of his second six of pupillage....

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Terence Rigby

Year of call: 1971

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

*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

*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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David Bruce

Year of call: 1982

David Bruce has practised at the Criminal Bar for 26 years. His practice includes all aspects of criminal law, both defending and prosecuting. He has substantial experience...

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Gordon Hennell

Year of call: 1982

*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

*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

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

*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

*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

*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

*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...

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Mark Monaghan

Year of call: 1987

*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

*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

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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Darren Preston

Year of call: 1991

*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

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

*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, Midlands West region 2010 ...

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Dr Anthony Howard

Year of call: 1992

*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

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

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

*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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Rachel Wedderspoon

Year of call: 1993

*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...

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Andrew Clark

Year of call: 1994

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Andrew Clark *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,...

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James Fryer-Spedding

Year of call: 1994

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

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James Hurd

Year of call: 1994

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 is regularly instructed...

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Michael Lemmy

Year of call: 1994

Michael is Head of the Personal Injury Team at 9 St John Street and specialises in high value and catastrophic personal injury litigation.  He advises and appears...

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Nigel Booth

Year of call: 1994, Gray's Inn

Nigel prosecutes and defends. A large part of his work consists of cases involving allegations of rape, and child sexual and physical abuse. He has particular experience dealing...

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Stefan Brochwicz-Lewinski

Year of call: 1995

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

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

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Robert Darbyshire

Year of call: 1995

*Areas of Practice* Trusts, Wills and Estates, Capacity and the Court of Protection Commercial and Chancery Litigation Landlord and Tenant Professional Negligence  *Profile* Pre- and post-issue advice and representation in Courts, Tribunals and...

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Brian McCluggage

Year of call: 1995

"A proper trial lawyer; he likes a contest in court and is very good on his feet. He knows which points to take and which to leave...

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Boyd Morwood

Year of call: 1996

*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

*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...

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Geoff Whelan

Year of call: 1996, Gray's Inn

With over 20 years at the bar Geoff has developed a strong and busy criminal practice. He is regularly instructed in a wide range of serious criminal...

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Rachael Heppenstall

Year of call: 1997

*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

*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...

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Chris Taft

Year of call: 1997

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

*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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Christina Chinnock

Year of call: 1998

*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

*QUOTES AND RANKINGS* Assunta Del Priore has been consistently ranked as Leading Junior in Employment law on the Northern Circuit since 2015. Recent examples include: *Employment – Leading Junior Band...

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Jane Mabon

Year of call: 1998

*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

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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Sarah Kilvington

Year of call: 1999

Sarah has a reputation as a skilled advocate and a barrister who will deliver robust advice whilst not losing sight of the need for sensitivity towards lay...

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Lucinda Leeming

Year of call: 1999

Lucy joined chambers in 1999 as a specialist criminal practitioner. She quickly developed a Crown Court practice and conducted trials daily on behalf of both prosecution and defence....

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Kalsoom Maqsood

Year of call: 1999

Kalsoom Maqsood practises exclusively in family law. She undertakes both private and public law children work, including cases involving serious domestic violence and sexual abuse allegations. Kalsoom also...

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Helen Redmond

Year of call: 1999

*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,...

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Zoë Thompson

Year of call: 1999

Zoe acts predominantly for Defendants in a wide range of personal injury litigation. She has a particular expertise in cross-border litigation and dishonest and exaggerated claims. She is...

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Paul Tindall

Year of call: 1999

*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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Lukhvinder Kaur

Year of call: 2000

Prior to joining Chambers in Manchester, Lukhvinder practiced at Trinity Chambers in Essex, where she enjoyed a very successful family law practice. Lukhvinder’s experience covers litigation relating to financial...

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Victoria Rigby

Year of call: 2000

Victoria has a wide range of experience across the personal injury field at both fast and multi-track level. She has worked for both Claimant and Defendant...

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Rebecca Eeley

Year of call: 2001

*APPOINTMENTS* Fee Paid Employment Judge (2013) Yorkshire & Humber Region Approved panel counsel for the Equality and Human Rights Commission ADR Group Accredited Civil Mediator *PROFILE* Rebecca Eeley has developed an...

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Alison Heyworth

Year of call: 2001

Alison Heyworth spent 8 years as a lecturer in Paris before returning to her native Manchester to pursue a career at the Bar. Since completing pupillage with Nicholas...

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Kirsty McKinlay

Year of call: 2001

*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

*Profile* Matthew specialises in litigating catastrophic injury and large loss personal injury claims. A large proportion of his work concerns damages in excess of £1M and is frequently instructed...

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Dr John Sorabji

Year of call: 2001

*Areas of Practice* John Sorabji joined Chambers in 2020. His principal specialism is data protection law, in which he is also a certified Data Protection Officer. Additionally, he...

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Dawn Thomas

Year of call: 2001

*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

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, public liability disputes...

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Joseph Mulderig

Year of call: 2002

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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Caroline Curry

Year of call: 2003

*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

*SPECIALIST AREAS OF PRACTICE:* Personal Injury Industrial Disease Insurance Fraud Travel and International Personal Injury Law CICA claims Clinical Negligence Professional Negligence Civil claims for criminal actions Costs Court of Protection Inquests * Profile Overview* Phil has developed a...

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Tom Gilbart

Year of call: 2003

*APPOINTMENTS *Recorder (2018) Disciplinary Panel of The Rugby Football Union *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...

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Louise Quigley

Year of call: 2003

*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

*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

Specialises in commercial and chancery litigation, and undertakes work in the related fields of directors' disqualification and both direct and indirect taxation. Joanna’s practice also covers a number...

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David Campion

Year of call: 2004

David specialises in employment law, personal injury (with a particular focus on occupational disease) and clinical negligence. *Employment* David acts for both employers and employees in high value and often...

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Ben Morris

Year of call: 2004

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

*AREAS OF PRACTICE* Personal Injury Clinical Negligence Inquests Court of Protection Insurance Fraud Travel *PROFILE* Hannah is joint head of the Court of Protection team and has a rapidly developing practice in this area....

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Kate Henthorn

Year of call: 2005

*Professional Memberships* Kate is accredited to carry out direct access work *Profile* Kate regularly acts for individuals and local authorities in a wide range of Family Court matters. She...

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Elizabeth Murray

Year of call: 2005

*"Can you thank Miss Murray for the way in which she dealt with this matter today. She brought compassion and sensitivity into her professional dealings with the...

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Robert Smith

Year of call: 2005

*Panels / Accreditations *Pupil Supervisor CPS General Crime Panel  - Category 3 CPS RASSO (Rape and Serious Sexual Offences) Panel CPS Serious Crime Panel Youth Court accredited *PROFILE* Robert Smith took up...

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Laura D'Cruz

Year of call: 2006

*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

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

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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Matthew Curtis

Year of call: 2006, Inner Temple

Matthew Curtis is a hardworking and determined advocate who is instructed in a range of serious criminal cases for both the Prosecution and Defence.  He prides himself...

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Jennie Ferrario

Year of call: 2007

*Areas Of Practice* Employment Law Professional Discipline Regulatory (Inquests, Environmental, Health & Safety, Trading Standards and SEND Tribunals) Quasi Civil Applications and Appeals Registered on the Bar's Direct Access Scheme *Profile* Jennie Ferrario...

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Michael O'Neill

Year of call: 2007

The majority of Mike's instructions relate to complex and high value personal injury claims, regularly valued in excess of £500,000. He is experienced in dealing with life changing...

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Lena Amartey

Year of call: 2008

*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...

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William Hamilton

Year of call: 2008

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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Sandra Pope

Year of call: 2008

Sandi practices exclusively in family law. She acts in both Children Act matters and financial remedy proceedings. In care and private law proceedings she is instructed by...

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Emma Greenhalgh

Year of call: 2010

Emma Greenhalgh joined chambers in 2011 following successful completion of pupillage.  Prior to this, Emma qualified as a Solicitor during which time she gained a variety of experience...

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Richard Price

Year of call: 2010

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

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Fiona Wise

Year of call: 2010

*PROFILE* Fiona came to Chambers in 2011 and having completed pupillage under the supervision of Jaime Hamilton QC and mentorship of Matthew Haisley, she developed a mixed practice of...

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Simon Blakebrough

Year of call: 2011

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

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Catherine Cundy

Year of call: 2011

*PROFILE* Catherine worked as a university lecturer before retraining as a solicitor. She worked as a Senior and Divisional Crown Prosecutor for the CPS in Manchester, providing pre-charge advice...

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Amy Smith

Year of call: 2011

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

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Amy Rollings

Year of call: 2012

Called to the Bar for 7 years, with over 12 years of litigation experience, Amy accepts instructions in Personal Injury (including Inquests, Insurance Fraud and Clinical Negligence) and...

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Holly Platt

Year of call: 2013

*SCHOLARSHIPS* Inner Temple BPTC Exhibition Award & Duke of Edinburgh Entrance and Call Scholarship, 2012. Inner Temple Sir Joseph Priestly Internship Award (Amicus capital murder defence internship in Houston,...

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Phil Barnes

Year of call: 2014

Those unfamiliar with Phil's history should not be fooled by the 2014 call date.   By the time he came to take up tenancy here at 9 St...

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James Abernethy

Year of call: 2015

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

Since joining Chambers following the successful completion of her pupillage, Laura has developed a busy Employment and Personal Injury practice. Laura regularly appears in the Employment Tribunal acting for...

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Hayley Bennett

Year of call: 2016

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

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Jamie Hill

Year of call: 2016

Jamie has a busy and varied practice, focused exclusively on personal injury claims. He regularly appears in court and has gained significant trial experience in the County...

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Andrea Lock

Year of call: 2016

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

Helen Longworth joined Chambers in 2017 following a pupillage under the supervision of Vanessa Thomson. She has quickly developed a practice in the Crown Court, including instructions to...

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Norman Lamb

Year of call: 2016, Inner Temple

Since the completion of his pupillage in 2019, Norman has developed a practice in chancery and commercial law. He joined the Business and Property Group at 9...

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Robert Lassey

Year of call: 2016, Lincoln's Inn

Since the completion of his Pupillage in 2017, Robert has practised in all areas of Employment law, and is regularly instructed to appear in Courts and Employment Tribunals across...

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Kate Pye-Jones

Year of call: 2017, Middle Temple

Kate Pye-Jones joined chambers in September 2018 having successfully completed a specialist family law pupillage under the supervision of Christina Chinnock. Kate accepts instructions in all areas of...

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Caroline Leggeat

Year of call: 2018

*Prescribed Information* Miss Caroline Leggeat is a practising barrister, who is regulated by the Bar Standards Board. Details of information held by the BSB about Miss Leggeat can be found *here*.  Miss...

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Joanne Oakes

Year of call: 2018

Prior to coming to the Bar, Joanne practised as a solicitor for fourteen years in the area of family law. She has extensive experience in all areas...

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Isabel Baylis

Year of call: 2020

Isabel is in her second six of an employment pupillage under the supervision of Dr Edward Morgan QC and Louise Quigley. She acts for the Claimant and...

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Adam White

Year of call: 2020

Adam has successfully completed his second six months of a specialist criminal pupillage under the supervision of Robert Smith and is now a member of Chambers. During his...