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Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC

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11 KING'S BENCH WALK, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7EQ, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7632 8500
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Fax 020 7583 9123
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368 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Paul Greatorex

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11KBW (Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC)

Position

Barrister practising in public, employment and commercial law. Public includes administrative law, judicial review, local government, human rights and public inquiries, with specialist areas including asylum and immigration, education, mental capacity, planning and prisons. Employment covers all types of employment cases for employees and employers in tribunals (in England, Wales and Scotland), the EAT, county court and High Court. Commercial work comprises general commercial disputes, particularly those which overlap with other areas of practice and cases involving forum and service out issue. Accredited under the Public Access Scheme.

Career

Called 1999, Lincoln’s Inn; Member of Attorney General’s B Panel of Treasury Counsel; legal experience in New York, Hong Kong and Rome. Publications: ‘Anti-Social Behaviour Law’ 2011 (Jordans); contributing author ‘Education and the Courts’ 2012 (Jordans); contributing author ‘Tolley’s Employment Handbook’ (2013).

Languages

Czech, French, German, Italian.

Member

ALBA, ELA, ELBA, PABA, PEBA.

Education

Christ Church, Oxford; Pantheon-Assas University of Paris II (BA Hons Law 1st); Inns of Court School of Law (Hardwicke Scholarship, Mansfield Scholarship).

Leisure

Sport, music, reading, outdoors.


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: Administrative and public law (including local government) – Leading juniors

Paul Greatorex - 11KBWHe understands the issues and is quick to grasp the strengths and weaknesses of a case.

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Education

Within: Education – Leading juniors

Paul Greatorex - 11KBWOne of his strengths is that he is able to read the court, and tailor his submissions accordingly.

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Legal Developments by:
11KBW (Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC)

  • Possession Proceedings 28 August 2012

    The lower courts continue to clarify the position following the decisions of the Supreme Court in Manchester City Council v Pinnock [2010] UKSC 45; [2011] 2 AC 104 and Hounslow London Borough Council v Powell [2011] UKSC 8; [2011] 2 AC 18 on the application of Article 8 ECHR to defend possession proceedings.
    - 11KBW

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