Suzanne Staunton

Year of call: 2010

"Bright, punchy and passionate about her cases." 
Chambers UK 

Suzanne Suzanne

Suzanne is no longer accepting instructions at Guildhall Chambers. From mid June, she will be practising in the Employment Department of a law firm in London.

 

Recommendations


CHAMBERS UK 2018

Employment

Leading Junior - Up and coming Individual

Frequently undertakes multi-week, complex discrimination cases and has an expanding civil court practice centred on restrictive covenant and misrepresentation claims. She has also appeared successfully in the EAT and plans to expand her appellant practice. She receives instruction from leading firms in the South West and London.

Strengths: "Bright, punchy and passionate about her cases."

Recent work: Obtained a significant out-of-court settlement for a claimant who alleged he was subject to a campaign of homophobic abuse and acts of less favourable treatment by his employer.


LEGAL 500 2017

Employment

Leading juniors

‘Recommended for discrimination cases.’


CHAMBERS UK 2017

Employment

Leading Junior - Up and coming Individual

Frequently undertakes multi-week, complex discrimination cases, often involving medical experts. She has also appeared successfully in the EAT and plans to expand her appellant practice.

Strengths: "Her technical knowledge is excellent and she was a huge support throughout the case."

Recent work: Acted for claimant in Mills v Pennine Care, involving multiple allegations of disability discrimination. The case is now proceeding to the EAT on the basis of some perversity and misdirection in the law. 


LEGAL 500 2016

Employment

Leading juniors

'Experienced in whistleblowing and discrimination cases.'


LEGAL 500 2015

Employment

Leading juniors

'She fights the client's corner with tenacity and flair'.