Twenty members of 39 Essex Chambers recognised in the 2014 Planning Magazine Legal Survey

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Twenty members of 39 Essex Chambers recognised in the 2014 Planning Magazine Legal Survey

39 Essex Chambers has achieved 20 rankings in the annual Planning Magazine legal survey 2014 of planning lawyers. The members of 39 Essex Chambers listed are: Silks: Peter Village QC, Richard Harwood OBE… Read more »

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P, P & Q: The key to the gilded cage

This video features Jenni Richards QC, Fenella Morris QC, Nicola Greaney and Ben Tankel discussing the implications of the judgement in P v Cheshire West and P and Q v Surrey County… Read more »

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SIAC Congress 2014

Thirty Nine Essex Street are sponsoring this year’s SIAC Congress: ‘Dispute Resolution Asia – Innovation and Change in an Age of Opportunity’. Edwin Glasgow QC of Thirty Nine Essex Street… Read more »

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Personal Injury Newsletter – March 2014

The March 2014 edition of the Personal Injury Newsletter is now available at this link. Perhaps inevitably, this issue features a piece on Mitchell. Rather than simply trawl through the already… Read more »

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Alison Foster QC and Peter Mant act for family of Deepcut victim in successful application to attorney general for permission to apply for fresh inquest

Alison Foster QC and Peter Mant, instructed by Liberty, are acting for Des and Doreen James, the parents of Cheryl James, who died as a young recruit at Deepcut barracks…. Read more »

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Peter Rees QC joins 39 Essex Chambers

Peter Rees QC, former Legal Director of Royal Dutch Shell, is to join 39 Essex Chambers with immediate effect it was announced today. With over three decades of legal experience in… Read more »

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Relief from sanctions blog launched

In the Court Of Appeal decision in Mitchell v News Group [2013] EWCA Civ 1537; [2014] 1 WLR 795; [2013] 6 Costs LR 1008 the Court emphasised the new, tougher… Read more »

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Jenni Richards QC named Lawyer of the week by The Times

Jenni Richards QC has been named as the ‘Lawyer of the week’ by The Times following the recent High Court case where she successfully represented Beth Warren, who won the… Read more »

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A Deprivation of Liberty? – Post Cheshire West and P & Q

Following the Supreme Court’s highly anticipated judgment in P & Q, what now constitutes a deprivation of liberty in the context of the Mental Capacity Act 2005? Jenni Richards QC,… Read more »

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Deprivation Seminar

On Wednesday 19 March 2014, the Supreme Court handed down judgments in the cases of P&Q and Cheshire West. Given the importance of these judgments and their impact on working practices… Read more »

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