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34 CHANCERY LANE
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www.gardencourtchambers.co.uk

Amanda Weston QC

Tel:
Work 020 7993 7600
Email:
Garden Court Chambers (Garden Court Chambers)

Position

http://www.gardencourtchambers.co.uk/barrister/amanda-weston/


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: 2018 Silks

Amanda Weston QC - Garden Court ChambersCreative, ingenious and committed.

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Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

Within: 2018 Silks

Amanda Weston QC - Garden Court ChambersA genuinely fearless advocate who is not afraid of a fight and fights the client’s corner very hard and very effectively.

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Court of Protection and community care

Within: 2018 Silks

Amanda Weston QC - Garden Court ChambersClients are particularly impressed by her fearless advocacy and grasp of the academic and human elements of a case.

Within: Court of Protection and community care

Garden Court Chambers is described by some as a ‘very good set overall with members who are willing to assist’. The set's members act in Court of Protection matters at all levels and undertake health and welfare cases as well as covering property and affairs matters for the Official Solicitor, professional advocate litigation friends, family members, and public bodies. It ‘has a wide range of excellent, talented, and skilled barristers who are often willing to step in even at the last minute to help with urgent and complex cases.’ Representing the local authority in T (A Child), Amanda Weston QC acted in a leading Court of Appeal decision which considered whether a ‘Gillick competent’ transgender teen, in the care of an LA, could be deprived of their liberty under the court’s inherent jurisdiction where no secure accommodation was available.

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Immigration (including business immigration)

Within: 2018 Silks

Amanda Weston QC - Garden Court ChambersVery passionate and very good on technical nationality litigation.’

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