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Thanks to its strength in depth of ‘knowledgable, technically excellent’ and ‘first-class’ counsel, the ‘top notch’ 1 Chancery Lane is recommended across the civil common law spectrum – Legal 500


1 Chancery Lane

Barristers’ Chambers

It has become the ‘go-to set’ for ‘London-based abuse work’ and for ‘novel duty of care and local authority work’ – Legal 500


1 Chancery Lane

Barristers’ Chambers

“A highly regarded personal injury set, noted for its expert representation of both claimant and defendant clients” – Chambers & Partners

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Blogs & Briefings    7/1/2020

Judgment: Metcalf v Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust – causation where Bolitho meets Montgomery

On 19 December 2019 judgment was entered in the High Court for the Defendant in Metcalf v Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust [2019] EWHC 3549 (QB). The case arose out of the admitted failure by the Defendant Trust to diagnose the Claimant’s husband’s lung cancer; accordingly it was concerned with factual causation. In

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Blogs & Briefings    20/12/2019

Chambers Christmas Opening Hours

We have reduced opening hours over the Christmas period. Monday 23rd December: 8.30am – 1.00pm Tuesday 24th December: Closed Wednesday 25th December: Closed Thursday 26th December: Closed Friday 27th December: 9.00am – 1.30pm Monday 30th December: 9.00am – 1.30pm Tuesday 31st December: 9.00am – 1.30pm Wednesday 1st January: Closed We resume our normal opening hours

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Personal Injury Group Expert Seminar Series


We are delighted to announce that we are organising a series of seminars on Chronic Pain; Fraudulent Claims; and Stress at Work in June and July this year. Each seminar will be centred around experts who, in conjunction with barristers from 1 Chancery Lane, will provide an introduction to the topic and discussion of particular

ABTA - The Travel Law Seminar


We’re delighted to announce that Sarah Prager will, again, be speaking at the ABTA Travel Law Seminar, 22-23rd May 2019. To see the other speakers and programme, click here.

TATLA – Manchester Event, sponsored by JMW and Leigh Day Solicitors


  KINDLY SPONSORED BY JMW & LEIGH DAY SOLICTORS:   Matthew Chapman QC and Sarah Prager introduce a team of expert speakers from leading Travel Law set, 1 Chancery Lane. Topics and speakers as follows: “X v Kuoni: are rumours of the death of holiday personal injury claims exaggerated?” Ella Davis; ”Brexit: Deal or No Deal and the UK Government’s Approach to

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