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Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC

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Paul Luckhurst

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Work 020 7583 1770
Email:
Blackstone Chambers (Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC)

Position

Barrister practising in public law and human rights, commercial, EU and competition, sport and employment. Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.

Career

Called 2009; Lincoln’s Inn.


London Bar

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

Within: Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police) – Leading juniors

Paul Luckhurst - Blackstone ChambersStrategic thinker with impressive intellectual acumen and common sense.

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EU law

Within: EU law

Blackstone Chambers services a wide range of EU law issues, ranging from customs questions to EU charter rights and state liability claims. Recent case highlights include R (Uber) v Transport for London where, using free movement and non-discrimination arguments, Thomas de la Mare QC and Hanif Mussa secured a short-term reprieve for Uber, following TfL’s earlier refusal to renew the ride-sharing company’s operating licence in September 2017. Nathalie Lieven QC and Ravi Mehta acted for the successful claimant in R (ClientEarth (No 3)) which found the government’s air quality plan unlawful under the EU’s Air Quality Directive. And Kieron Beal QC secured a reference to the CJEU for an NGO claiming EU legislation fails to recognise the independent status of Western Sahara; Brian Kennelly QC and Paul Luckhurst appeared for respondents HMRC and Defra in the hearing.

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Financial services

Within: Financial services – Leading juniors

Paul Luckhurst - Blackstone ChambersHe consistently stuns me with his intellectual acumen, common sense and strategic thinking.

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Public international law

Within: Public international law – Leading juniors

Paul Luckhurst - Blackstone ChambersHas a deep knowledge of public international law and his drafting is first class.

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