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Christopher Quinlan QC appointed as a member of the inaugural IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal

Christopher Quinlan QC appointed as a member of the inaugural IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal

1 Dec, 2017
Christopher Quinlan QC has been appointed by the IAAF Council as a member of the inaugural IAAF Disciplinary Tribunal

The Legal 500 Awards: Guildhall Chambers and Christopher Quinlan QC nominated

The Legal 500 Awards: Guildhall Chambers and Christopher Quinlan QC nominated

24 Nov, 2017
We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated for Regional Chambers of the year, and especially pleased to announce that Christopher Quinlan QC has been nominated for Regional Silk of the Year.

James Bentley discusses "Pleading fundamental dishonesty"

James Bentley discusses "Pleading fundamental dishonesty"

31 Oct, 2017
What must be pleaded (if anything at all) if a defendant wishes to obtain a finding of fundamental dishonesty? Similarly, what exactly must be put to the party against whom such an allegation was made? Those were the questions that the Court of Appeal grappled with in Howlett v Ageas [2017] EWCA Civ 1696.

Paul Lewis appears for successful claimants in $200million breach of trust claim

Paul Lewis appears for successful claimants in $200million breach of trust claim

5 Oct, 2017
The Royal Court in Jersey has recently handed down judgment in favour of the Claimants in Crociani, A & B v Crociani, Foortse, BNP Paribas Jersey Trust Corporation Limited, Appleby Trust (Mauritius) Limited, Camilla de Bourbon des Deux Siciles & O’rs [2017] JRC 146.

Christopher Quinlan QC -  Featured on World Rugby TV

Christopher Quinlan QC - Featured on World Rugby TV

8 Sep, 2017
Christopher Quinlan QC recently led World Rugby's training of former international rugby players, coaches and referees who will sit as members of World Rugby's Disciplinary Committees in Singapore and London.

2017 Chambers UK Bar Awards - Shortlist announced

2017 Chambers UK Bar Awards - Shortlist announced

30 Aug, 2017
We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated for the 'Regional set of the Year' award.

Nicolas Gerasimidis success defends RAF commander

Nicolas Gerasimidis success defends RAF commander

15 Aug, 2017
Nicolas Gerasimidis successfully defended a Senior RAF commander, who was once the Queen's local fixer.

Hugh Sims QC and Simon Passfield successfully defend Stevensdrake appeal

31 Jul, 2017
The Court of Appeal has today handed down judgment in Stevensdrake Limited v Hunt, dismissing an appeal against the decision of HHJ Barker QC.

Chief Bankruptcy Registrar Appointment: Nicholas Briggs

26 Jul, 2017
Guildhall are delighted to announce that Nicholas Briggs has been appointed Chief Bankruptcy Registrar for England and Wales.

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

26 Jul, 2017
The Supreme Court have today quashed tribunal fees in the landmark case of R v Lord Chancellor.

Gerard McMeel represents footballer in financial advice claim

Gerard McMeel represents footballer in financial advice claim

20 Jun, 2017
Gerard McMeel acted for the claimants, Mr and Mrs Alan Shearer and the trustees of their pension schemes, in their multi-million pound claim.

Guildhall Chambers welcomes new CEO, Christy Farrer

14 Jun, 2017
We are delighted to announce that from July, Christy Farrer, will be joining Guildhall Chambers as our new CEO.

Guildhall Chambers shortlisted for Chambers of the Year - The Lawyer Awards 2017

11 May, 2017
We are delighted to announce that Guildhall Chambers have been shortlisted for the prestigious "Chambers of Year" by The Lawyer.