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Edward Hicks

| Call 2004

Profile: Overview

Edward was called to the Bar in 2004. He initially had a common law practice taking on a wide variety of criminal and civil work before specialising in Chancery and commercial litigation. He joined Radcliffe Chambers in 2009. He is described in Chambers UK as “very thorough in his research” and as having “great commercial awareness”.


Experience and Expertise

Edward was a scholar at Magdalene College, Cambridge between 1999 and 2002, taking a triple first class MA in Law. He then studied at Oriel College, Oxford, for the BCL between 2002 and 2003 which he passed with distinction. During his Bar Vocational Course in 2003-4 he supervised Land Law at Magdalene and Wolfson Colleges, Cambridge. He was called to the Bar in November 2004 by the Middle Temple. He joined Radcliffe Chambers in 2009.

Edward has benefited from extensive advocacy experience gained in the course of the criminal and civil work he undertook in his early career as a common law practitioner. He now specialises in private client and commercial litigation and he regularly appears in multi-track trials and has wide experience of mediations. He also undertakes a wide range of non-contentious chancery work.


Cases and Work of Note



Edward is ranked as an “up and coming" junior by the 2013 edition of Chambers UK, being described as “very thorough in his research” and as having “great commercial awareness”.



Recent seminars include:



MA Cantab (triple 1st Class)
BCL Oxon (distinction)

On a Personal Note

Edward is married and has a young son born in 2011. In his spare time he enjoys hiking, cooking and reading historical fiction.



Chancery Bar Association.


Other Details

Vat Registration Number: 876861761
Bar Membership Number: 47814


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Edward Hicks
“Edward Hicks' meticulous approach to complex matters ensures that no stone is left unturned, and he instils confidence in those instructing him.”

Instructing Solicitor