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,...
Court of Appeal rules that there is no prospect in the Cassley appeal
On Friday 8 July, the Court of Appeal finally determined (following a renewal of permission hearing -  EWCA Civ 711) that there can be no appeal against the decision of Mr Justice Coulson in the case of Cassley and Others v GMP Securities Europe LLP & Sundance Resources Ltd  EWHC 722 (QB), in which he dismissed the claim for damages...
Attorney General appoints Simon P G Murray as Junior Counsel to the Crown (A Panel)
Chambers is delighted to announce that the Attorney General has promoted Simon P G Murray to join the A Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown commencing on 1st September 2016.
London Legal Walk 2016
On Monday 16th May 2016 Team 1 Chancery Lane successfully completed the 12th London Legal Walk. Thank you to all those who generously donated, Chambers raised a total of £2478.75