Court of Appeal Judgment - Edwards v London Borough of Sutton (2016)
The Court of Appeal handed down judgment today in the eagerly anticipated appeal in Edwards v London Borough of Sutton (2016). The claim concerned the duty owed by occupiers for structures present on their land. The Claimant was pushing a bicycle over a small ornamental footbridge which passed over a stream in a park owned and occupied by the London Borough of...
New Imposter Fraud Decision
Judgment has been handed down by he High Court in the latest "imposter fraud" professional liability claim - and the claim was dismissed. See P&P Properties -v-OWC and Crownvent  EWHC Civ 2276 (Ch).
The fraudster impersonated the true owner of an investment property in West London and instructed solicitors (D1) and reputable estate agents (D2) to sell it...
Chambers is delighted to announce that both of its pupils Ella Davis and have been taken on as tenants as of 3rd October this year following the completion of their pupillage.
They will practice in all Chambers core areas.
Inquest touching the death of Zane Gbangbola: Coroner delivers Findings
The Senior Coroner for Surrey, Richard Travers, has delivered his Findings and Conclusions in the Inquest touching the death of Zane Gbangbola, who died in his sleep during the night of 7th February 2014. Zane lived with his parents Nicole Lawler and Kye Gbangbola at no. 243 Thameside, a property located immediately adjacent to the Thames and bordered on the...
Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016
Chambers is pleased to announce we have been shortlisted for Client Service Set of the Year at the Chambers UK Bar Awards 2016.
The Legal 500
We are delighted to be listed again in the latest edition of The Legal 500.
Chambers and its members are recommended in eight areas: Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police), Clinical Negligence, Consumer, Education, Personal Injury, Professional discipline and regulatory law (including police law), Professional Negligence and...
Lord Faulks QC returns to 1 Chancery Lane
Lord Faulks QC is to rejoin his Set at 1 Chancery Lane following his resignation as Minister of State for Civil Justice and Legal Policy. He will recommence practice at the beginning of September.
Lord Faulks undertook his pupillage at, and thereafter practiced from, this Set until his appointment by the former Prime Minister, David Cameron, in...
Lady Brownlie v Four Seasons Holdings Inc  EWCA Civ 665;  PIQR P2;  CP Rep 40
On 21 June 2016 the Supreme Court granted Lady Brownlie permission to proceed with her cross-appeal in her claim against Four Seasons Holding Incorporated. Her cross-appeal is related to that part of her claim which the Court of Appeal declared she could not proceed with, namely her claims and that of the Estate of her deceased Husband, Sir Ian Brownlie QC,...