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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

Colin Thomann

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

Position

Barrister dealing with environmental, public law, personal injury, employment and planning matters, with a particular interest in EU law issues arising in these fields.

Career

Called 1999; Middle Temple; co-author ‘Accidents Abroad’ (Doherty, Scott & Thomann, Sweet & Maxwell); contributor to ‘Business and the Human Rights Act’ (M Smyth), and second editions of ‘The Law of Estoppel’ (S.Wilken) and ‘Environmental Impact Assessment’ (Tromans) ; 2003 Pegasus Scholar to the European Court of Human Rights, Strasbourg. appointed to Attorney General’s B Panel of Counsel 2010.

Languages

German, working French.

Member

ALBA; PEBA; CLCBA; PIBA; Bar Pro Bono Unit.

Education

University of Reading (LLB 1st Class); Mansfield College, Oxford (M Juris 1st Class).

Leisure

Music, cycling.


London Bar

Environment

Within: Environment – Leading juniors

Colin Thomann - 39 Essex Chambers ‘Phenomenally knowledgeable, thoughtful and hardworking.’

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Immigration (including business immigration)

Within: Immigration (including business immigration) – Leading juniors

Colin Thomann - 39 Essex Chambers ‘A cerebral and wise junior in any case that has a jurisdictional element.’

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