Profile submitted by David Mitchell
Employment, public, media and defamation, commercial.
ELBA, ELA, DLA, ALBA, BHRC.
Appointments: Attorney General’s A panel (2016-2021), B panel (2012-2016) and C panel (2009-2012). Equality and Human Rights’ Commission’s B panel (2015-2020) Employment Law: diverse statutory and common law practice on behalf of Claimants and Defendants/Respondents. Recent cases include Robert Newbound v Thames Water Utilities Ltd  IRLR 734 (CA) and Ramphal v Department for Transport  IRLR 985 (EAT). Media Law: advisory and advocacy practice in defamation, privacy, malicious falsehood, breach of confidence and data protection. Public Law: Claimant and defendant judicial review practice. Particular focus on national security.
Westlaw - Libel
Pro-bono: Bar Pro Bono Unit, ELAAS. Employment law advisor at Mary Ward Legal Centre since 2004 Direct access authorised.