Members’ Success in The Legal 500 EMEA Rankings


Members’ Success in The Legal 500 EMEA Rankings

Chambers is delighted that Karim Ghaly QC, Jonathan Bellamy and Karishma Vora have been ranked in newly released The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa guide. Karim Ghaly QC… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Karim Ghaly QC, Jonathan Bellamy, Karishma Vora Date

Judicial review challenge issued against proposed rural school closure

Steve Broach and Gethin Thomas are instructed, by Irwin Mitchell, in a judicial review challenge to Somerset County Council’s decision to close Misterton First School, a designated rural school in… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Steve Broach , Gethin Thomas Date

Response to the Consultation on Subsidy Control

Professor Andrea Biondi and Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho submitted a response to BEIS’ Consultation on subsidies control in the UK, along with Anneli Howard QC, Monckton Chambers, Dr Totis Kotsonis, Pinsent Masons,… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Kelly Stricklin-Coutinho, Andrea Biondi Date

Sorry, not sorry… the case for an apology law in UK dispute resolution (Part 2) (Practical Law Blog)

Further to Karen Gough’s Part 1 blog on this topic for Practical Law’s Dispute Resolution Blog, Karen now asks: what is there to gain from legislation in this area? What… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Karen Gough Date

Court of Appeal Allows Challenge to Road Closures in Hackney to Proceed

The Court of Appeal last week granted permission to apply for judicial review for a challenge brought by a community interest group in Hackney – Horrendous Hackney Road Closures (HHRC)… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Daniel Stedman Jones, Tom van der Klugt Date

Parental consent for puberty suppressing treatment

The High Court has handed down judgment confirming that parents of have the right to consent to puberty blocking treatment on their children’s behalf. The application was brought by AB,… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Fenella Morris QC, Victoria Butler-Cole QC, Alexander Ruck Keene, Katherine Apps, Nicola Kohn Date

David Hopkins successfully represents the trustees of Magdalen Park Bowling Club in High Court claim seeking to enforce land option

On Monday, the High Court (Deputy Judge George Bompas QC) handed down judgment in Downey v Stevens [2021] EWHC 752 (Ch). The case was contested between two property developers and… Read more »

CategoryNews Author David Hopkins Date

Sport Resolutions Appointments

Chambers is delighted to announce that thirteen members are now appointed to the Sport Resolutions panels. New appointments include: Neil Block QC – Appointed to the Arbitration (Legal Member) and… Read more »

CategoryNews Author William Norris QC, Neil Block QC, Susan Rodway QC, Colin McCaul QC, Charles Manzoni QC, Fenella Morris QC, Jonathan Bellamy, Nicola Greaney, Alexis Hearnden, Katherine Apps, The Rt. Hon. Lord Dyson, Sir Wyn Williams FLSW, Sir David Foskett Date

Court of Appeal dismisses distressed borrower’s appeal in decision regarding lenders’ duties: Morley v Royal Bank of Scotland

The Court of Appeal (Lewison, Males and Birss LJJ) recently handed down judgment in Morley (t/a Morley Estates) v The Royal Bank of Scotland plc [2021] EWCA Civ 338. The… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Anna Lintner Date

Judicial review challenge to consultation on Government’s National Strategy for Disabled People

A claim for judicial review has recently been issued on behalf of four disabled people who consider that the Government’s approach to involving them in its forthcoming National Strategy for… Read more »

CategoryNews Author Steve Broach , Katherine Barnes Date

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