39 Essex Chambers’ barristers provide advice and representation for corporate entities, through their solicitors and insurers, in prosecutions brought by the regulating authorities in both the Magistrates and the Crown Court. Members are regularly instructed in matters relating to industrial accidents, including the niche area of Corporate Manslaughter, foods stuffs and defective products. Members are also able to offer guidance in relation to the procedural difficulties with criminal and civil proceedings.
Barristers at 39 Essex frequently advise and represent major companies in areas governed by the environmental permitting regulations, emissions trading, corporate environmental governance and due diligence. This includes defending corporations against charges from prosecuting authorities in the context of planning enforcement and environmental prosecutions.
Alongside Chambers’ health and safety expertise, barristers at 39 Essex Chambers also have significant experience in the related areas of personal injury and inquests. This allows Chambers to offer advice and assistance with the various proceedings that may arise from an industrial accident or other incident.
Ben Sundborg is the Senior Practice Manager for the Health & Safety team and will, along with the clerking team below, be able to help you with any questions.
Call: +44 (0)20 7832 1179
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Call: 1974 Silk: 1997
Call: 1978 Silk: 2003
Call: 1999 Silk: 2009