Barrister Fenella Morris QC

Fenella Morris QC

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+44 (0)20 7832 1111

“Very incisive, very thorough and fearsome advocate”
Chambers UK 2012

Fenella is a versatile advocate with a practice that encompasses administrative and public law, human rights, commercial regulation and professional discipline, financial services, local government, procurement, education and the Court of Protection. She is named by Chambers and Partners and The Legal 500 as a leading practitioner in these areas and is recognised as a “Star at the Bar”. Her clients include regulators, from the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons to The Pensions Regulator and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, and those whom they regulate, local authorities, NHS and private health care bodies, universities, NGOs, such as Liberty, the Official Solicitor and Public Guardian as well as individuals and companies. She has appeared in many landmark cases and has wide experience as an advocate up to the Supreme Court and European Court of Human Rights. She has also mediated and arbitrated diverse disputes.

Significant Cases

  • The Queen (on the application of (1) Mayfield Care Ltd (2) M Latif & S Nawaz (A Partnership) and St Helen’s Council [2015] EWHC 1057 (Admin)
  • R (on the application of of Forge Care Homes Ltd and others v Cardiff and Vale University Health Board and others [2015] EWHC 601 (Admin)
  • The Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care v The General Pharmaceutical Council and anor, [2014] EWHC 2521 (Admin)
  • R (Whapples) v Birmingham Crosscity Clinical Commissioning Group, [2014] EWHC 2647 (Admin)
    R (Sky Blue Sports & Leisure Ltd & Others) v Coventry City Council, [2014] EWHC 2089 (Admin)
  • Tracey, R (on the application of) v Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Ors, [2014] EWCA Civ 822
  • Professional Standards Authority for Health & Social Care v (1) Nursing & Midwifery Council (2) Janice Harry (2013), QBD (Admin)
  • R (Antoniou) v Central & North West London NHS Foundation Trust and Others
    Saha v Imperial College of Science, Technology & Medicine, [2013] EWHC 2438 QB
  • R (May) v Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), [2013] EWHC 1574 (Admin)
  • R (Save our Surgery Limited) v Joint Committee of Primary Care Trusts and Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, [2013] EWHC 439 (Admin)
  • NHS v Baby X and others, [2013] 1 FLR 225
  • P v Independent Print Ltd and others, [2012] 1 FLR 212 (CA)
  • P & Q v Surrey County Council and others, [2012] 2 WLR 1056

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