The Legal 500

Twitter Logo Youtube Circle Icon LinkedIn Icon

Chambers of Winston Hunter QC

12 BYROM STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4PP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 829 2100
Fax:
Fax 0161 829 2101
DX:
718156 MANCHESTER-3
Email:
Web:
www.byromstreet.com

Rhiannon Jones QC

Tel:
Work 0161 829 2100
Email:
Web:
www.byromstreet.com
Byrom Street Chambers (Chambers of Winston Hunter QC)

Work Department

Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence

Position

The full range of personal injury work, in particular spinal and brain injuries with a particular interest in causation and quantum. Also clinical negligence.
Recent cases include assessment of damages for a Claimant who was tetraplegic and "locked in," liability and quantum issues in respect of Claimants sexually abused in foster care, chronic pain in a child, complete and incomplete paralysis in both adults and children and numerous very serious leg injury claims involving amputation or the prospect of that. Has also dealt with a number of chronic pain cases where credibility was in issue.

Career

1994-2002: Lamb Chambers, London 2002-2016 Farrars Building, London. Since April 2016 at Byrom Street Chambers. QC 2015

Member

PIBA; PNBA

Education

Manchester High School for Girls, King's College London, BMus, MA, AKC

Leisure

Swimming and music.


Regional Bar: Northern Circuit

Personal injury

Within: Leading Silks

Rhiannon Jones QC - Byrom Street ChambersExcellent, thorough and impressive.

Within: Personal injury

Byrom Street Chambers is home to the largest range of senior personal injury counsel on the circuit, with many of its members primarily instructed on complex, high-value claims. In a recent case, Rhiannon Jones QC recently acted for one of five defendants in a tetraplegia claim in which all defendants denied liability.

[back to top]


Back to index

Legal Developments worldwide

Legal Developments and updates from the leading lawyers in each jurisdiction. To contribute, send an email request to