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Berkeley Burke ordered to pay £1m to cover legal cost of investors

Berkeley Burke ordered to pay £1m to cover legal cost of investors

Date: 14 Aug, 2019
John Virgo, represented the claimants throughout the proceedings and secured the Order, resulting in Berkeley Burke having to pay almost £1 million as an interim payment.

Brendon Moorhouse considers the role of an Inspector in a dredging licence appeal

Brendon Moorhouse considers the role of an Inspector in a dredging licence appeal

Date: 12 Jul, 2019
Brendon Moorhouse considers the role of an Inspector considering the environmental 'appropriate assessment' in a dredging licence appeal.

Alistair Haggerty reflects on the sentence imposed on Valero Energy UK Ltd following the fatal explosion at the Pembroke Dock oil refinery

Alistair Haggerty reflects on the sentence imposed on Valero Energy UK Ltd following the fatal explosion at the Pembroke Dock oil refinery

Date: 27 Jun, 2019
Following the case of R (Health & Safety Executive) v Valero Energy UK Ltd and B&A Contracts Ltd, Alistair considers the sentence imposed and the implications for the future.

Debbie Grennan to provide a Discrimination Update talk for ELA in Exeter

Debbie Grennan to provide a Discrimination Update talk for ELA in Exeter

Date: 18 Jun, 2019
During the course of the seminar Debbie will not only identify, but carefully analyse the legal and practical implications of the key changes which have taken place during recent months.

Christopher Stoner QC joined chambers as a Door Tenant

Christopher Stoner QC joined chambers as a Door Tenant

Date: 14 Jun, 2019
We are delighted to announce that Christopher Stoner QC has joined chambers as a Door Tenant.

Kerry Gardiner joins Chambers

Kerry Gardiner joins Chambers

Date: 12 Jun, 2019
Kerry, called in 2006, is an experienced employment specialist. She comes highly recommended in the directories Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners.

Brendon Moorhouse represents Gwent Wildlife Trust, Friends of the Earth, CPRW and the Woodland Trust

Brendon Moorhouse represents Gwent Wildlife Trust, Friends of the Earth, CPRW and the Woodland Trust

Date: 6 Jun, 2019
Brendon Moorhouse, head of our Public Law team, represented Gwent Wildlife Trust, Friends of the Earth, CPRW and the Woodland Trust in their successful opposition to the extension of the M4 motorway.