Joe joined us in 2012 and provides operational support to our Barristers, including diary management, liaising with Courts and fixing cases in all divisions of the High Court. He also assists our more senior Clerks.
He is a qualified member of the Institute of Barristers’ Clerks and has completed his IBC BTEC Advanced Award in Chambers Administration. Previously Joe worked with a leading chambers that specialised in criminal law.
Outside of work he enjoys spending time with friends, supporting Arsenal FC (as a season ticket holder), playing and watching rugby and listening to music.
Poshteh v Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea  has re-visited the issue of whether the homelessness provisions in the Housing Act 1996 create a ‘civil right’ which engages article 6 of the European Convention on Human Rights.
In LL v The Lord Chancellor  EWCA Civ 237, the Court of Appeal held the applicant entitled to HRA damages for his committal to prison by Ms. Justice Russell because her errors cumulatively amounted to “gross and obvious irregularity”.