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14th Feb 2018
Joseph Plowright, a member of chambers’ immigration team, was honoured to be invited to Lahore by the School of Law to deliver a training course to Pakistani students and lawyers on advocacy skills. The conference was held at the Pearl Continental Hotel on the 3rd February 2018 with 40 delegates in attendance. The course was […]
29th Jan 2018
Chambers is delighted to announce that Dr Anton van Dellen has been appointed as Assistant Coroner for West London.
26th Jan 2018
Further to chambers’ earlier posts on the Order for Reference to the CJEU in the case of Banger (Unmarried Partner of British National)  UKUT 00125 (IAC), Anthony Metzer QC and Sanaz Saifolahi, who represent Ms Banger, attended the Court in Luxembourg on 17th January 2018 for the oral hearing. Anthony and Sanaz expect the Opinion […]
26th Jan 2018
On 21st December 2017, Jerry Hayes, accompanied by his pupil, Jeanette Stevenson, attended the Attorney General’s questions following the criminal trial of Liam Allen. Jerry was Prosecution Counsel in this case and brought to the attention of the court the prosecution’s failure to disclose a download of numerous text messages, which shed doubt on the complainant’s […]
23rd Jan 2018
Goldsmith Chambers were delighted to attend a cocktail evening at Middle Temple hall to welcome Eric Lewis (Washington D.C. & New York) as a new associate member of Chambers. The evening was arranged by Eric’s firm, Lewis Baach Kaufmann Middlemiss (PLLC), and an enjoyable evening was had by all.
17th Jan 2018
Marcia C Persaud PhD, Barrister at Goldsmith Chambers (Temple) London reviews R (Beety and ors v Nursing and Midwifery Council) and ors  EWHC 3232 (Admin). Following the judgement of R (Beety and ors v Nursing and Midwifery Council) and ors  EWHC 3232 (Admin), handed down on 12 December 2017, Mrs Justice Lang held that […]
9th Jan 2018
Guy Davison was interviewed by Nick Ferrari on LBC Radio this morning commenting on the UK couple found guilty of plotting Christmas terror attack.
21st Dec 2017
Dr Charlotte Proudman and an editor of the Huffington Post were interviewed by Sky News about sexual harassment in the workplace on 20 December 2017 at around 9.35am. During the interview, the participant’s discussed the need for women and men to collectively challenge sexual abuse. Charlotte argued that the onus should be placed on men in the […]
19th Dec 2017
Jerry Hayes was prosecuting counsel in the criminal trial of Liam Allen, who was facing multiple allegations of rape, and which received wide-spread media attention from Friday 15th December 2017. As part of his duties, Jerry helped to ensure that a disc containing a vast number of text messages from the complainant to Mr Allen […]
18th Dec 2017
This has been another momentous year for feminism and the legal profession in the UK. The last 12 months has been a time of both progress and regression for the feminist movement. Feminists have been working for decades to challenge gender injustice and inequality that persists under the law. Has 2017 brought us any closer […]