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39 Essex Chambers

Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC

81 CHANCERY LANE, LONDON, WC2A 1DD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7832 1111
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 3978
DX:
298 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.39essex.com
Kuala Lumpur, London, Manchester, Singapore

Judith Ayling

Tel:
Work 020 7832 1111
Email:
39 Essex Chambers (Chambers of Neil Block QC and Alison Foster QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in personal injury, general common law, costs, insurance, professional negligence.

Career

Called 1998; Middle Temple.

Languages

French, German.

Education

Wolfreton School, Hull; King’s College, Cambridge (1987 Class I French, German); City University (1997 CPE Commendation); Inns of Court School of Law (1998).

Leisure

Walking, yoga, music, theatre, reading.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Judith Ayling - 39 Essex ChambersShe is undoubtedly silk material who applies the same commitment and rigour to every case, irrespective of the relative complexity or value.

Within: Clinical negligence

39 Essex Chambers is ‘a fantastic set’ that offers ‘wide range of excellent leading junior counsel skilled in healthcare litigation’ and ‘very knowledgeable silks’, such as Neil Block QC and Charles Cory-Wright QC. The set deals with full range of claims: minor injuries, catastrophic injury and death, and group litigation; Block and Judith Ayling represented disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson against claims brought by numerous ex-patients and which concerned the liability of the NHS for surgeons providing treatment in the private sector.

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Costs

Within: Costs – Leading juniors

Judith Ayling - 39 Essex ChambersVery articulate and gives sound, well-thought-out advice.

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading juniors

Judith Ayling - 39 Essex ChambersBright, responsive, authoritative.

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