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David Wolfe QC

Tel:
Work 020 7404 3447
Email:
Matrix Chambers (Matrix Chambers)

Position

Barrister specialising in advising and acting for claimants in relation to human rights and public law challenges involving judicial review including, in particular, local government, education, environment, equality, community care; mental health and disability.

Career

Called 1992; Middle.

Member

ALBA; PEBA; UKELA; DLA.

Education

University of Manchester (BSc Meng); University of Cambridge (PhD)


London Bar

Court of Protection and community care

Within: Court of Protection and community care – Leading silks

David Wolfe QC - Matrix ChambersAn excellent community care practitioner.

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Education

Within: Education – Leading silks

David Wolfe QC - Matrix ChambersHe is willing to have a go on hard cases; really efficient and super clever.

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Environment

Within: Environment – Leading silks

David Wolfe QC - Matrix ChambersRecommended for his work for NGOs and other campaigning bodies challenging decisions of environmental protection public bodies.

Within: Environment

Specialising in large, international group actions, Matrix Chambers is ‘an outstanding set’ with ‘many excellent juniors coming through the ranks’. Richard Hermer QC is acting in Bille & Ogale Communities v Shell & SPDC, a claim by approximately 50,000 residents of two communities in the Niger Delta that are seeking damages and injunctive relief arising out of a series of oil spills; and Lungowe and others v Vedanta Resources Plc and Konkola Copper Mines Plc, a claim by 1,826 Zambian villagers who allege that the local waterways and drinking water have been polluted by the defendants’ copper mines. David Wolfe QC is acting for FOE and local residents action groups in their legal challenges to the first major planning permissions for fracking.

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