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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.

Book Launch: 'A Practical Guide to QOCS and Fundamental Dishonesty' by James Bentley

Book Launch: 'A Practical Guide to QOCS and Fundamental Dishonesty' by James Bentley

Date: 14 Nov, 2017
Law Brief Publishing has just released "A practical guide to QOCS and Fundamental Dishonesty" written by James Bentley.

Certificate of recognition: Wellbeing at the Bar

Date: 10 Nov, 2017
We are delighted to announce that Guildhall Chambers is one of the few sets to be acknowledged with a certifcate of recognition for "Wellbeing at the Bar" by the Bar Council.

James Bentley discusses "Pleading fundamental dishonesty"

James Bentley discusses "Pleading fundamental dishonesty"

Date: 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?

Guildhall Chambers awarded "Regional Set of the Year" by Chambers UK

Guildhall Chambers awarded "Regional Set of the Year" by Chambers UK

Date: 27 Oct, 2017
We are pleased to announce that last night we were awarded Regional Set of the Year by Chambers UK.

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

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

Date: 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.

Brendon Moorhouse represented and made closing submissions to the M4 extension Public Enquiry

Brendon Moorhouse represented and made closing submissions to the M4 extension Public Enquiry

Date: 28 Sep, 2017
Brendon Moorhouse represented and made closing submissions to the M4 extension Public Enquiry on behalf of Gwent Wildlife Trust, Friends of the Earth, the CPRW and Woodland Trust.