Chambers of James Goudie QC11 KING'S BENCH WALK, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7EQ, ENGLAND
- Work 020 7632 8500
- Fax 020 7583 9123/3690
- 368 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
TOP tier recommendations
London Bar : Administrative and public law (including local government)
Within Administrative and public law (including local government), 11KBW (James Goudie QC) is a second tier set,
11KBW’s James Goudie QC is ‘a real heavyweight in this area’, with ‘real presence in court’. Also recommended are Nigel Giffin QC, who is ‘user friendly, diligent, and thinks hard about the issues’; and Clive Lewis QC, who is ‘very good’. Ben Hooper is a ‘standout junior’ who has a ‘calm presence in court’, and Karen Steyn ‘prevails in tricky and hard-fought cases’. Jason Coppel ‘will be a star of the senior Bar when he eventually takes silk’.
London Bar : Civil liberties and human rights (including public inquiry law and actions against the police)
Within Civil liberties and human rights (including public inquiry law and actions against the police), 11KBW (James Goudie QC) is a third tier set,
11KBW’s key silks include Clive Lewis QC. Among its excellent juniors, Jason Coppel’s ‘modest courtroom style belies his powerhouse intellect’, and the ‘professional and responsive’ Joanne Clement provides ‘excellent-quality service’. Deok Joo Rhee is ‘extremely able, works hard, and has a sophisticated but practical approach to legal analysis’.
London Bar : EU and competition
London Bar : Education
Within Education, 11KBW (James Goudie QC) is a first tier set,
11KBW draws on a large pool of education specialists, including the ‘extremely experienced and very intelligent’ Nigel Giffin QC and the ‘formidable’ Tim Kerr QC, who is an ‘excellent advocate who always has the ear of his audience’. Peter Oldham QC has ‘a calm and unflappable manner’, and recently acted in the high-profile judicial review case G v St Gregory’s Catholic Science College. Clive Sheldon QC is a ‘go-to barrister in the education field’. Recommended juniors include Jane McCafferty, the ‘very responsive and easy-to-work with’ Holly Stout and the ‘optimistic and extremely well-prepared’ James Cornwell.
London Bar : Employment
Within Employment, 11KBW (James Goudie QC) is a first tier set,
A leading force in employment, 11KBW’s already strong offering at silk level was enhanced with the appointment of Seán Jones QC, ‘a top practitioner with a fierce intellect’, and Paul Nicholls QC, who is ‘exceptionally bright and someone to use for complex High Court litigation’. ‘One of the top silks in the UK’, Christopher Jeans QC has ‘extraordinary cross-examination skills’, and John Cavanagh QC’s ‘analysis of very complex legal issues is tremendously impressive’. James Goudie QC is ‘a fluent and solid advocate who dismantles opposing arguments point by point’. Daniel Oudkerk QC is ‘very client friendly’, and Daniel Stilitz QC has ‘a brilliant analytical mind and real flair for cross-examination’. The ‘extremely tenacious’ Marcus Pilgerstorfer joined from Old Square Chambers in 2012. The ‘outstanding’ Richard Leiper and ‘very talented’ Jane McCafferty are also highly regarded.
London Bar : Media, entertainment and sport
Within Media, entertainment and sport, 11KBW (James Goudie QC) is a second tier set,
11KBW’s Tim Kerr QC chairs anti-doping panels and tribunals, advises major sports governing bodies and represents individual clubs and players. The ‘approachable’ Christopher Jeans QC is ‘brilliant on his feet’, and represented Proactive Sports Management against Wayne Rooney. James Goudie QC and Seán Jones QC are also recommended.
London Bar : Product liability
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- EU and competition : EU and competition
- Education : Education
- Employment : Employment
- Media, entertainment and sport : Media, entertainment and sport
- Product liability : Product liability