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Nicholas Macklam and Matthew Mills receive legal department panel promotions

We are delighted to announce that the Attorney General has promoted Nicholas Macklam and Matthew Mills as panellists to the crown. Nicholas has been promoted to the Attorney General’s B Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown. Matthew has been promoted to the Attorney General’s C Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown. These appointments […]

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CMG Pension Trustees Ltd v CGI IT UK Ltd [2022] EWHC 2130 (Ch)

On 11 August 2022 Mr Justice Leech handed down judgment in CMG Pension Trustees Ltd v CGI IT UK Ltd [2022] EWHC 2130 (Ch), a claim primarily concerning the construction of a rule in the CMG UK Pension Scheme which the defendant sponsoring employer contended provided for forfeiture of members’ benefits in specified circumstances. The […]

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Radcliffe Chambers ranked highly in Chambers High Net Worth Guide 2022

We are proud to announce that Radcliffe Chambers and 19 of our members have been ranked in the Chambers and Partners High Net Worth Guide 2022 for Chancery: Traditional. Congratulations to our barristers and clerks for receiving such fantastic feedback. Radcliffe Chambers was described as a ‘popular choice for significant litigation surrounding trusts, wills and […]

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Jamie Cockfield and Louis Grandjouan accept tenancy with Radcliffe Chambers!

We are delighted to announce that our two current pupils have been offered tenancy with us and have accepted. On 1 October 2022 Jamie Cockfield and Louis Grandjouan, will join us as members. Before coming to the Bar, Jamie worked at an energy analytics consultancy founded by Oxford University professors and economists. He received an […]

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Radcliffe Chambers wins Chambers of the Year!

We are delighted to have won the ‘Chambers of the Year’ gold award at the CityWealth Magic Circle Awards last night! For over 18 years the Magic Circle awards have showcased leading professional firms and recognised achievements in the private client sector. We’d like to thank our clients for their continued support over the years, […]

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(1) Thurrock Council (2) Essex County Council v Persons Unknown & Ors

Caroline Bolton and Natalie Pratt were instructed on behalf of Thurrock Council and Essex County Council and secured urgent injunctive relief on 24 April 2022 to restrain acts (and also apprehended acts) of trespass and public nuisance on the highway, which had occurred in connection with recent anti fossil fuel protests linked to the Just […]

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Kelmanson v Gallagher & De Weyer [2022] EWHC 395 (Ch)

On 1 March 2022, Deputy Insolvency and Companies Court Judge Curl QC handed down judgment on Kelmanson v Gallagher & De Weyer [2022] EWHC 395 (Ch), a claim brought by the liquidator of De Weyer Ltd for preferences under s.239 Insolvency Act 1986 and misfeasance under s.212 Insolvency Act and s.172 Companies Act 2006. Andrew […]

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Dawson & Ors v Dawson & Ors [2022] EWHC 341 (Ch)

On 18 February 2022, Deputy Master Rhys handed down judgment in Dawson & Ors v Dawson & Ors [2022] EWHC 341 (Ch), a claim to prove a lost will in solemn form, and a counterclaim in proprietary estoppel. The Claimants were the wife and son of the Deceased and the named executors, and the Defendants […]