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Cornerstone Barristers

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2-3 GRAY'S INN SQUARE, LONDON, WC1R 5JH, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7242 4986
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Fax 020 7405 1166
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316 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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Birmingham, Cardiff, London
Cornerstone Barristers, Josef Cannon, London, ENGLAND

Josef Cannon

Tel:
Work 020 7242 4986
Email:
Cornerstone Barristers (Cornerstone Barristers)

Work Department

Licensing; planning; public law.

Position

Active in all areas of licensing with a particular specialism in SEV licensing: counsel for the successful respondent in KVP(Ent) Ltd v South Bucks DC, a JR challenge to a refusal to grant a SEV licence, and junior counsel in Bean Leisure (A) Trading Ltd v Leeds CC, a JR challenge to decisions to refuse SEV licences pursuant to a change in policy. Clients include operators, objectors, the police, local authorities, and residents groups – in respect of applications, appeals, advice and policy.

Busy parallel practice in town & country planning where he represents local authorities, developers, householders and objectors, with a keen interest in housing land supply issues.

Accredited mediator.

Publications

Contributor to "Cornerstone on the Planning Court" (Bloomsbury, 2015, Kolvin, Licensed Premises: Law Practice and Policy (Bloomsbury, 2013) and Kolvin's Gambling for Local Authorities (IoL, 2007). Joint author of Atkin's Court Forms, Vol. 25: Licensing (LexisNexis, 2013). Regular contributor to JoL and Local Government Lawyer.

Career

Called 2002, Lincoln’s Inn. Member of Cornerstone Barristers 2004 to date.

Languages

French, Spanish.

Member

Constitutional and Administrative Law Bar Association (ALBA); Planning and Environment Bar Association (PEBA); Institute of Licensing.

Education

Wymondham College, Norfolk; Kings College London (LLB (Hons)); College of Law (BVC).

Leisure

Keen but limited cricketer; enthusiastic gourmand; runs a speciality coffee shop in Brixton in his 'spare time'.

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