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Chambers of Andrew Smith QC

55 TEMPLE ROW, BIRMINGHAM, B2 5LS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 246 7000
Fax:
Fax 0121 246 7001
DX:
723240 BIRMINGHAM-56
Email:
Web:
www.st-philips.com

Jonathan Meichen

Tel:
Work 0121 246 7000
Email:
St Philips Chambers (Chambers of Andrew Smith QC)

Position

Jonathan has always specialised in employment law. He has substantial experience as an advocate in the employment tribunal having appeared in a diverse range of cases. Jonathan frequently acts in more complex lengthy claims (for example a 12 day race discrimination claim in summer 2012). He is regularly instructed by large employers and local authorities and also represents a variety of claimants, often instructed via trade unions. In 2012 he was instructed by the Equality and Human Rights Commission in a large discrimination claim against a public body. In addition to first instance tribunal work, Jonathan has appeared in the EAT, both as a led junior and as sole counsel. Jonathan undertakes advisory work and is often involved in cases at an early stage. He believes in working as part of a team and seeks to work closely with professional and lay clients in order to achieve the best possible result at tribunal.

Career

Called 2006, Inner Temple; Midlands panel of Treasury counsel.

Education

Glasgow University (MA Hons); Manchester Metropolitan University (GDL; BVC).


Regional Bar : Midland Circuit

Employment

Within: Employment – Leading juniors

Jonathan Meichen - St Philips ChambersHe has a sharp, analytical mind.

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