We frequently advise local education authorities (LEAs) on questions of the organisation of education provision and on the powers of schools and LEAs. Our barristers are also involved in wider aspects of education and community care, beyond their core legal practice.
Our experienced team of barristers accepts instructions from parents, NGOs including charities, schools, colleges, universities and Local Education Authorities and school governing bodies, both from the maintained and the independent sectors.
With a strong track record of success in major commercial litigation our work includes specialist advice, drafting and advocacy in all kinds of commercial disputes.
Property litigation and advisory work on all levels including Lands Tribunal, Leasehold Valuation and the Adjudicator HM Land Registry for property companies, local authorities, private land owners and tenant associations.
Our specialist team of barristers have the expert knowledge required to represent claimants and defendants with an appreciation of the clinical issues at stake and how to navigate the various organisations and structures.
Our specialist group covers all areas of intellectual property and are well-known in the field of media and entertainment law, working with inventors, artists and musicians.
Advice and representation in relation to cost agreements and disputes in sectors including insurance, law and professional services.
A number of members of Chambers and door tenants are qualified as arbitrators and have vast experience acting in domestic (English) and international arbitrations, both as Arbitrators and as Counsel.
Barristers advise in all matters concerning the ecclesiastical law of the Church of England with a particular emphasis on advice and representation in faculty proceedings in Consistory Courts and the Court of Arches, and Clergy Discipline Tribunals.