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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.

Christopher Quinlan QC -  Featured on World Rugby TV

Christopher Quinlan QC - Featured on World Rugby TV

Date: 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

Date: 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

Date: 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

Date: 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.

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

Supreme Court quashes ET fees

Date: 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

Date: 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.