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Hardwicke

London

Hardwicke - London
  • Hardwicke Building
  • New Square
  • Lincoln's Inn
  • London
  • Greater London
  • UK
  • WC2A 3SB
  • Heads of Chambers Nigel Jones QC & Paul Reed QC
  • Chief Executive Amanda Illing
  • Tenants 70

THE CHAMBERS Hardwicke specialises in commercial, insurance, property & private client, and public law. It is one of the most innovative and modern sets at the Bar, run as a commercial business with a strong focus on excellent client service. Hardwicke is an Investor in People (silver accreditation) and has won the UK Diversity Legal Award in 2012 and 2011. Hardwicke has 78 barristers across its four specialist divisions, servicing UK and international clients, including professional services firms, businesses, banks, lenders, insurance companies, charities, government bodies and individuals. Barristers are supported by a strong team of practice managers, who are friendly and approachable.

WORK UNDERTAKEN Hardwicke works across the range of civil and commercial law, from administrative law to trade disputes, and can handle everything from informal advice over the telephone to representation in the most complex international disputes. The set is organised into four specialist divisions:
Commercial: Arbitration, banking and finance, civil fraud, commercial litigation, companies and partnership, construction and engineering, costs, employment, franchising, insolvency and restructuring, intellectual property, shipping and trade, TMT.
Insurance: Clinical negligence, insurance and reinsurance, personal injury, professional liability, professional negligence, medical malpractice.
Public: Administrative law, community care, court of protection, education, healthcare, homelessness, human rights, inquests, judicial review, mental health, social housing, social welfare and benefits.
Property & Private Client: Commercial landlord and tenant, family, probate, procurement, real property, residential leases and tenancies, trusts.
Costs and ADR: In addition to the above specialist areas of law, members offer advice and representation in all aspects of costs and funding. Members have extensive experience of CFAs and are at the forefront of alternative dispute resolution and have a panel of qualified arbitrators and mediators.Many members accept public access instructions.

Members List

  • George F Pulman QC (1971) (QC-1989) +
  • Nigel Jones QC (1976) (QC-1999) +
  • Lesley Anderson QC (1989) (QC-2006)
  • Paul Reed QC (1988) (QC-2010) A
  • Brie Stevens-Hoare QC (1986) (QC-2013)
  • P J Kirby QC (1989) (QC-2013) A
  • John de Waal QC (1992) (QC-2013)
  • John Friel (1974) A
  • John Gallagher (1974) +
  • Stephen Lennard (1976) + A
  • Robert Leonard (1976) A
  • Graham Cunningham (1976) A
  • Wendy Parker (1978) A
  • Karl King (1985) + A
  • Richard Buswell (1985) A
  • Monty Palfrey (1985)
  • Mark Engelman (1987) A
  • Steven Woolf (1989) A
  • Sara Benbow (1990) A
  • Daniel Gatty (1990) A
  • Rupert Higgins (1991) A
  • Arthur Moore (1992)
  • Colm Nugent (1992)
  • Andrew Skelly (1994) A
  • Margaret Bloom (1994)
  • Clive Rawlings (1994) A
  • Alexander Bastin (1995) A
  • David Pliener (1996) A
  • Edward Rowntree (1996) A
  • David Lewis (1997) A
  • Ian Silcock (1997) A
  • Charles Bagot (1997) A
  • Romilly Cummerson (1998)
  • Alison Meacher (1998) A
  • Alastair Redpath-Stevens (1998)
  • Peter Petts (1998)
  • Mark Stephens (1998)
  • Henry Slack (1999)
  • David Lawson (2000)
  • Shazia Akhtar (2001) A
  • Sarah McCann (2001) A
  • Jonathan Titmuss (2001)
  • Sarah Venn (2002)
  • Jasmine Murphy (2002)
  • Michael Wheater (2003)
  • Rebecca Richardson (2003)
  • Morayo Fagborun Bennett (2004) A
  • Andy Creer (2005)
  • Charles Raffin (2005)
  • Simon Allison (2005) A
  • Paul Strelitz (2005) A
  • Thomas Bell (2006)
  • Laura Tweedy (2007) A
  • Helena White (2007)
  • Catherine Piercy (2007)
  • Gemma Witherington (2008)
  • Anna Tkaczynska (2008)
  • Emily Betts (2009)
  • Ebony Alleyne (2009)
  • Alexander Campbell (2010)
  • Lina Mattsson (2010)
  • Brenna Conroy (2010)
  • Laurence Page (2010)
  • Aileen McErlean (2011)
  • Leon Glenister (2011)
  • Rupert Cohen (2011)
  • Sri Carmichael (2012)
  • Caoimhe McKearney (2012)
  • Charlie Thompson (2012)
  • Jack Dillon (2012)
  • + Recorder A Public/Direct Access

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