We are pleased to announce that pupils Emma Loizou and Poppy Rimington-Pounder have accepted tenancy and will be joining chambers as full members on completion of their pupillage in October 2019. Emma and Poppy accept instructions across all of chambers’ key practice areas. You can view Emma’s profile here and Poppy’s profile here.
Clive Moys contributed Part 2, “Rating, Council Tax & Appeals” to Encyclopaedia of Forms & Precedents Vol. 26(2) A Local Government & Rating. The commentary, together with the forms and precedents have been revised and updated to take account of legislative changes and important court decisions. Additionally, the changes consequent upon the postponement of the […]
Section 306, Companies Act 2006: the power of the court to order a meeting – Webinar with Tina Kyriakides
Tina Kyriakides examined when it’s appropriate to make an application, under section 306 of the Companies Act 2006, for an order for either a shareholders’ meeting to be called or a shareholders’ meeting to be conducted, in a webinar with Thomson Reuters Practical Law. The webinar is available here.
Judgment has been given in R (on the application of Subramanian) v City of London Magistrates Court, a judicial review hearing in which the Administrative Court set aside a decision by City of London Magistrates Court made under s.17 Party Wall etc. Act 1996. The case related to compensation claimed under s.7(2) of the Act […]
The Court of Appeal allowed an appeal by BIC U.K. against the part of the decision of Arnold J. in Burgess v. BIC U.K. Limited  EWHC 785 (Ch) by which the judge held that under the Bic UK Pension Scheme increases to pensions in payment at the rate of 5% or the increase in […]
Radcliffe Chambers is delighted to welcome commercial barrister Paul Burton as a new member. Paul represents clients in business-critical commercial, company law and trusts disputes, which often involve transnational elements and allegations of fraud. He has extensive trial advocacy experience and his cases frequently start with urgent pre-emptive remedies. He is regularly instructed in international […]
Following the success of last year’s programme, which won Diversity Initiative of the Year at the UK Diversity Legal Awards, Radcliffe Chambers ran its 2019 student barrister experience this July, working in collaboration with youth organisation Big Voice London for a second time. Radcliffe Chambers’ student barrister experience is a two-day programme, aimed at inspiring […]
Radcliffe Chambers is delighted to have won Chambers of the Year at the Legal Cheek Awards 2019. Thank you to those who provided feedback during the awards process, and to all our members and staff, whose hard work has led to our continued growth and success. Click here for more information about our pupillage programme […]
In Blue Manchester Ltd v North West Ground Rents Ltd  EWHC 142 (TCC) Edward Hicks, led by Paul Darling QC, acted as junior counsel for the successful claimant, which is the tenant and owner of the Hilton Hotel in the iconic Beetham Tower in Manchester. In 2014 it was discovered that the bond between the glass and […]
James Morgan QC represented the successful claimant in Northampton Borough Council v Cardoza & Ors  EWHC 26 (Ch), a high profile case concerning £10.25 million of loans made by the council to Northampton Town Football Club and the conduct of defendants, as the former directors of the club, in relation to those loans. Following […]