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Chambers of Charles Hyde QC

BROAD STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 1DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Fax:
Fax 0117 926 2569
DX:
7822 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.albionchambers.co.uk

Nicholas Sproull

Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Email:
Albion Chambers (Chambers of Charles Hyde QC)

Position

Nick Sproull specialises in matrimonial finance, undertaking work in complex or large-asset cases for privately-funded clients only. He appears in court from first appointment, through FDR to final hearing. He appears regularly against QCs and senior juniors from the leading chambers in London, the South West and Wales. As well as appearing in court, Nick advises in writing and in conference, he drafts pre-nuptial agreements, represents clients at round-table meetings and presents regular lectures and seminars. Nick is a member of Chambers’ panel of senior barristers who conduct private FDRs. Nick has been appearing in employment cases for over 20 years and it remains a significant part of his practice. He acts exclusively for respondents in the public sector. His particular areas of expertise are discrimination, unfair dismissal and procedure, having appeared in the leading case of DSFRS v Tilke [2010] EWCA Civ 1402, taking the case all the way from the Employment Tribunal, through the Employment Appeal Tribunal to a successful conclusion in the Court of Appeal. In PI law, Nick acts exclusively for claimants. He has particular expertise in employers’ liability and occupiers’ liability. He has a significant paperwork practice.

Career

Called 1992; Gray’s Inn

Member

Western Circuit, PIBA, FLBA, ELA

Education

LLB Bristol


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Nicholas Sproull - Albion ChambersPractical and robust, with assiduous attention to detail.

Within: Family and children law

Albion Chambers has notable strength in public and private children law and matrimonial finance cases; the practice is split into the two distinct groups. Head of the matrimonial finance team Nicholas Sproull is well known for handling pre-nuptial agreements.

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