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GRIFFIN BUILDING, GRAY'S INN, LONDON, WC1R 5LN, ENGLAND
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Work 0202 7404 3447
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www.matrixlaw.co.uk

Danny Friedman QC

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

Position

Expertise in criminal law, human rights and public law. He has particular experience in national security, inquests and public inquiries.

Career

Called 1996; QC 2013. Recent Publications include: ‘Inquests: A Practitioners’ Guide’ (3rd edition LAG 2014) ; ‘Torture and Modernity’ (2013) 5 EHRLR 494 and 'A Common Law of Human Rights: History, Humanity and Dignity" (2016) 4 EHRLR 378. He is a contributing editor of ‘Archbold Criminal Practice and Pleadings’ (Human Rights Chapter).

Education

Wadham College, Oxford (1992 BA Hons Modern History); London School of Economics (1995 LLM).


London Bar

Crime (general crime)

Within: Crime (general crime) – Leading silks

Danny Friedman QC - Matrix ChambersFiercely intelligent and committed to the client’s interests.

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Inquests and inquiries

Within: Inquests and inquiries – Leading silks

Danny Friedman QC - Matrix ChambersHe is a five star barrister with enormous expertise in inquiries and inquests.

Within: Inquests and inquiries

Matrix Chambershandles extremely high-profile and heavyweight cases and has a calibre of counsel which is not matched by any other set’. Acting for claimants, interveners and the government, the set brings multiple areas of expertise to inquests and inquiries. Jonathan Glasson QC is instructed on the inquest into the death of Kieran Doherty and he is also counsel to the tribunal in which Privacy International challenged the collection of data by intelligence agencies. Danny Friedman QC is lead counsel for five London law firms representing over 200 survivors and bereaved families of the Grenfell Tower fire.

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