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SIX PUMP COURT

Chambers of Stephen Hockman QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7AR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7797 8400
Fax:
Fax 020 7797 8401
DX:
293 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.6pumpcourt.co.uk
London, Maidstone

Mark Watson QC

Tel:
Work 020 7797 8400
Email:
SIX PUMP COURT (Chambers of Stephen Hockman QC)

Position

Regulatory law, particularly health and safety, environmental and planning enforcement, consumer law and trading standards, contraventions of maritime regulations and food safety. prosecutes and defends in all of these areas, together with civil enforcement issues.

Career

Called 1994; Gray’s Inn.

Education

Oxford University (MA).


London Bar

Consumer

Within: Consumer – 2018 silks

Mark Watson QC - Six Pump CourtProdigiously hardworking and has a great eye for detail.

Within: Consumer

Six Pump Court is ‘a very strong health and safety set doing a combination of both prosecution and defence work’. The chambers has ‘strength in depth’ and ‘a wide skill set across the regulatory field’ where individual members have specific expertise in matters such as health and safety, environment and inquiries. David Travers QC advised the National Childbirth Trust on an inquest into death of a baby and acted for bar and restaurant operator Mitchells & Butlers on a case pertaining to a food poisoning death at one of its establishments. Mark Watson QC has been made silk.

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Environment

Within: Environment – 2018 silks

Mark Watson QC - Six Pump CourtHe has an impressive, almost encyclopaedic, knowledge of environmental law.

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Health and safety

Within: Health and safety – New silks 2018

Mark Watson QC - Six Pump CourtHis mix of prosecution and defence work makes him best-equipped to spot all the angles of a case.

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Inquests and inquiries

Within: Inquests and inquiries – 2018 silks

Mark Watson QC - Six Pump CourtAlways impressive, he is an excellent advocate and extremely personable.

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