Former Senior Costs Judge Peter Hurst Joins 39 Essex Chambers

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Former Senior Costs Judge Peter Hurst Joins 39 Essex Chambers

Peter Hurst, former Senior Costs Judge of England and Wales at the Royal Courts of Justice, is to join 39 Essex Chambers as arbitrator and mediator. Peter was appointed as Senior… Read more »

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Shackleton on the Law and Practice of Meetings, 13th Edition launched

Shackleton is the indispensible guide to the law and practice of company and non-company meetings. It logically addresses the practicalities of organising all levels of meetings, from AGM to specialised… Read more »

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Stephen Tromans QC & James Burton act in Hampstead Heaths Ponds battle

Stephen Tromans QC and James Burton act for the Heath and Hampstead Society in the Society’s challenge to the decision of the City of London to seek planning permission for… Read more »

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James Potts is successful in defending SFO’s £160m Celtic Energy mining fraud case

The High Court (Fulford LJ) has refused the SFO’s application for a voluntary bill of indictment to re-start its prosecution of former directors of Celtic Energy and others, which was… Read more »

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Zagreb conference is a successful end to Gordon Nardell QC’s term as Circuit Leader

Gordon Nardell QC’s term as Leader of the European Circuit of the Bar came to an end at the Circuit’s recent annual conference, held in Zagreb in association with the… Read more »

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Richard Spearman QC & Vikram Sachdeva win major incapacity and costs appeal

Richard and Vikram acted for the Claimant in the Defendant’s appeal against the decision of Phillips J (sitting with assessors) in Blankley v Central Manchester and Manchester Children’s University Hospitals… Read more »

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Mental Capacity Law Newsletter – November 2014

Welcome to the November Mental Capacity Law Newsletters. To read the full compendium version please click here. Highlights this month include: In the Health, Welfare and Deprivation of Liberty Newsletter :… Read more »

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Planning and Environmental Law Update – Birmingham

Thirty Nine Essex Street’s Annual Planning and Environmental Update provided an overview of recent case law developments during 2013 and 2014. You can find the full paper here.

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39 Essex Chambers Named As International Arbitration Chambers Of The Year

39 Essex Chambers is delighted to announce that Chambers has been named as the International Arbitration Chambers of the Year at the Legal 500 Awards 2014. Chambers was also shortlisted in… Read more »

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Fenella Morris QC & Benjamin Tankel help the Royal British Legion protect army widows’ pensions

The Prime Minister has announced that, from this Armistice Day, war widows will no longer lose their army pensions if they get remarried, following a long-running campaign for the change… Read more »

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