News

Guildhall Chambers shortlisted for Chambers of the Year - The Lawyer Awards 2018

Date: 24 Apr, 2018
We are delighted to announce for the 2nd year in a row we have been shortlisted by The Lawyer in the category "Chambers of the Year".

Stefan Ramel successfully represents Openwork Limited in the Court of Appeal against Mr Alessandro Forte

Stefan Ramel successfully represents Openwork Limited in the Court of Appeal against Mr Alessandro Forte

Date: 19 Apr, 2018
Openwork Limited brought proceedings against Mr Alessandro Forte in the High Court claiming substantial sums in unpaid commission clawback.

Appointments to the Attorney General's Regional Civil Panel of Junior Counsel

Date: 19 Apr, 2018
Guildhall Chambers is delighted to announce that Julian Allsop, Jeremy Bamford, Daisy Brown, Rhys Hadden and Paul Lewis have been appointed to the Attorney General's Regional Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown.

Neil Levy considers Davey v Money; Dunbar Assets Plc v Davey [2018] EWHC 766 (Ch), 11 April 2018

Neil Levy considers Davey v Money; Dunbar Assets Plc v Davey [2018] EWHC 766 (Ch), 11 April 2018

Date: 11 Apr, 2018
In a long-awaited judgment, Snowden J has dismissed claims by Ms Davey that administrators of Angel House Developments Ltd acted in breach of duty by accepting directions and instructions from the bank.

"The Bar: independent advocacy operating in the Public interest." Lecture: Andrew Langdon QC

"The Bar: independent advocacy operating in the Public interest." Lecture: Andrew Langdon QC

Date: 9 Mar, 2018
Andrew Langdon QC recently delivered a lecture at the University of the West of England, where he discussed how the Rule of Law in the UK is under threat due to failures by successive Lord Chancellors and lack of resources.

Rob Sowersby comments on Inquest heard yesterday of little girl who died of asthma after being turned away from doctors

Rob Sowersby comments on Inquest heard yesterday of little girl who died of asthma after being turned away from doctors

Date: 27 Feb, 2018
Rob Sowersby represented the family at an inquest held yesterday in Newport into the death of their five-year-old daughter, Ellie-May.

Christopher Quinlan QC appointed Chair of an independent review for the Lawn Tennis Association

Christopher Quinlan QC appointed Chair of an independent review for the Lawn Tennis Association

Date: 5 Jan, 2018
Christopher Quinlan QC has been appointed by Sport Resolutions (UK) to chair a Lawn Tennis Association ('LTA') Independent Review.

James Townsend has been appointed as a Circuit Judge

James Townsend has been appointed as a Circuit Judge

Date: 3 Jan, 2018
Chambers is delighted to announce that James Townsend has been appointed as a Circuit Judge and that he will be sitting in Plymouth from 22nd January.

The Sherlock Holmes International Society Limited - latest decision in the Court of Appeal

The Sherlock Holmes International Society Limited - latest decision in the Court of Appeal

Date: 29 Nov, 2017
In the latest decision in the winding up of The Sherlock Holmes International Society Limited ("the Company") the Court of Appeal upheld the decision of Mark Anderson QC.

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

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

Date: 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.