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Anthony Gold

THE COUNTING HOUSE, 53 TOOLEY STREET, LONDON BRIDGE CITY, LONDON, SE1 2QN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7940 4000
Fax:
Fax 020 7378 8025
DX:
39915 LONDON BRIDGE SOUTH
Email:
Web:
www.anthonygold.co.uk
London SE1, London SE17, London SW16

London: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant
Clinical negligence: claimant - ranked: tier 2

Anthony Gold

At Anthony Gold, Dr Jock Mackenzie is β€˜a cerebral and hugely persuasive lawyer with a great eye for detail’, and has a strong focus on complex neurological, brain and spinal cord injury cases. Practice head Jon Nicholson has β€˜an incisive intellect, and a first-class grasp of legal and technical law’, and Ali Malsher is recommended for surgical, cardiac and emergency medicine claims.

Leading individuals (Claimant and Defendant)

Jon Nicholson - Anthony Gold

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Clinical negligence: defendant
Leading individuals (Claimant and Defendant)

Jon Nicholson - Anthony Gold

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Personal injury: claimant
Personal injury: claimant - ranked: tier 2

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold is β€˜an excellent firm for serious and complicated injury claims’, and the group β€˜works tirelessly for the good of its clients’. Jenny Kennedy is β€˜one of the most experienced PI litigators in the field; she brings extensive medical knowledge to bear in her cases’. Also recommended are practice head and β€˜standout practitioner’ Jon Nicholson, who handles catastrophic brain and amputation injuries; David Marshall, who handles brain injury, stress-at-work and psychiatric cases; Sana Bibi, who specialises in complex orthopaedic injuries; and catastrophic injury expert Jackie Spinks, who β€˜always gets the job done’.

Leading individuals

David Marshall - Anthony Gold

Jenny Kennedy - Anthony Gold

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Personal injury: defendant
Leading individuals

David Marshall - Anthony Gold

Jenny Kennedy - Anthony Gold

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London: Private client

Contentious trusts and probate
Contentious trusts and probate - ranked: tier 4

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold has β€˜excellent links with local authorities and the Official Solicitor’ and also receives regular instructions from the Public Trustee and the Court of Protection. Deparment head David Wedgwood β€˜really knows his stuff and is absolutely brilliant with vulnerable clients’. Clare Kelly is β€˜an excellent and versatile litigator who has a refreshing no-nonsense attitude’. Kelly has particular expertise in acting for children and incapacitated clients.

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Court of Protection
Court of Protection - ranked: tier 2

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold’s β€˜extremely responsive and professional team’ is led by David Wedgwood, who is noted for his β€˜real understanding of the issues affecting a vulnerable client’. Wedgwood is an experienced deputy and has considerable experience of acting for vulnerable clients. Associate Emma Tante is also recommended.

Leading individuals

David Wedgwood - Anthony Gold

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Family
Family - ranked: tier 4

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold’s β€˜strong and well-respected team’ is led by the β€˜excellent’ Kim Beatson and includes the β€˜experienced’ David Emmerson, who joined from TV Edwards LLP, and Margaret Hatwood, who is skilled at handling cases with offshore trusts.

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Family: mediation
Family: mediation - ranked: tier 2

Anthony Gold

At Anthony Gold, the β€˜excellent’ Kim Beatson β€˜gets the job done in a cost-effective manner’. The β€˜perceptive’ Caroline Bowden β€˜gets to the key issues quickly while making clients feel that they are being understood’. David Emmerson joined from TV Edwards LLP; β€˜he manages to get the parties to reach agreement in very complex situations’.

Leading individuals

Caroline Bowden - Anthony Gold

Kim Beatson - Anthony Gold

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London: Public sector

Administrative and public law
Administrative and public law - ranked: tier 5

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold is experienced in handling challenges to compulsory purchase and social security benefits, and advises on councils’ duties to the homeless. Andrew Brookes and Giles Peaker are the main contacts. Sara Stephens is β€˜capable in dealing with sustained, difficult and sometimes aggressive questioning from MPs’ and β€˜continually shows a wider political commitment to legal aid and to ensuring that her clients have safe and suitable accommodation’.

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London: Real estate

Social housing: tenant
Social housing: tenant - ranked: tier 1

Anthony Gold

Anthony Gold fields a large team of β€˜tenacious lawyers with excellent experience and a strong reputation’. Its β€˜ethically-driven approach’ makes it a natural choice for challenging instructions, including its recent representation of Crisis in the landmark Supreme Court decision concerning homelessness and the meaning of β€˜vulnerability’. Giles Peaker led on that matter and is β€˜one of the best solicitors in the business today’. Other key figures include β€˜quiet hero’ Timothy Waitt and β€˜extremely knowledgeable’ department head Andrew Brookes.

Leading individuals

Andrew Brookes - Anthony Gold

Deirdre Forster - Anthony Gold

Giles Peaker - Anthony Gold

Timothy Waitt - Anthony Gold

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