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LONDON, WC1R 4LL, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7831 0222
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Fax 020 7831 2239
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201 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.42br.com

London Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

42 Bedford Row is a well-known common law chambers with strength across the civil, public and family law areas, and barristers who are β€˜at the forefront of the law’ as well as being β€˜friendly and approachable’. The set is also recommended for the training sessions it provides to clients, which are β€˜always incredibly helpful and delivered in an easy-to-understand way’. The clerks are β€˜fantastic’ and senior practice managers Steve Sheridan and James Tidnam, who manage the civil and family teams respectively, β€˜are always there for you and unbelievably helpful’. Vincent Denham joined from Lamb Chambers as chambers director, following the departure of his predecessor Neil May. Offices in: London

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London Bar

Children law (including public and private law)
Children law (including public and private law) – Leading sets - ranked: tier 4

42 Bedford Row

42 Bedford Row is β€˜a fantastic set with really strong leadership from the clerks’ room’. Recent highlights include handling potential judicial reviews concerning which local authority should have designated responsibility for a care leaver from another authority.

Children law (including public and private law) – Leading silks

Tina Cook QC - 42 Bedford Row β€˜She is utterly dedicated to her cases and clients and prepares in an exemplary manner.’

Ranked: tier 3
Children law (including public and private law) – Leading juniors

Damian Woodward-Carlton - 42 Bedford Row β€˜An excellent public law children barrister.’

Ranked: tier 2

Jonathan Bennett - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Very conscientious and supportive.’

Ranked: tier 2

Katie Phillips - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Recommended for cases involving sexual abuse allegations.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Clinical negligence
Clinical negligence – Leading sets - ranked: tier 3

42 Bedford Row

42 Bedford Row provides β€˜an excellent level of service’ and β€˜very professional barristers’, who β€˜will do whatever they can to support and assist their solicitors’. Certain members are experienced in claims of the utmost severity such as catastrophic birth injury matters.

Clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Richard Furniss - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Down to earth, personable and always a calming influence.’

Ranked: tier 2

Scott Matthewson - 42 Bedford Row β€˜He has considerable experience in the clinical negligence arena.’

Ranked: tier 2

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Employment
Employment – Leading juniors

Iris Ferber - 42 Bedford Row β€˜She is outstanding and has an excellent manner with clients.’

Ranked: tier 4

Jude Shepherd - 42 Bedford Row β€˜She is an excellent advocate with impressive ability.’

Ranked: tier 4

Orlando Holloway - 42 Bedford Row β€˜He is sensible and pragmatic in his advice.’

Ranked: tier 4

Susan Chan - 42 Bedford Row β€˜She has significant experience in employment and public law.’

Ranked: tier 4

Timothy Adkin - 42 Bedford Row β€˜He is personable, responsive and a pleasure to work alongside.’

Ranked: tier 4

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Inquests and inquiries
Inquests and inquiries – Leading juniors

Richard Furniss - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Clients like his realistic and sensible approach.’

Ranked: tier 3

Susan Chan - 42 Bedford Row β€˜She has a track record of military-related work.’

Ranked: tier 3

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud
Personal injury – Leading juniors

Richard Furniss - 42 Bedford Row β€˜He is incisive and gives clear, firm opinions.’

Ranked: tier 2

Scott Matthewson - 42 Bedford Row β€˜He has a good manner with clients and quickly gets on top of the issues.’

Ranked: tier 3

Richard Gregory - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Excellent on quantum issues and more obscure points of law.’

Ranked: tier 4

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Professional discipline and regulatory law
Professional discipline and regulatory law – Leading juniors

Philip Newman - 42 Bedford Row β€˜His work ranges from accountancy disputes to medical cases.’

Ranked: tier 4

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Set overviews: England and Wales

42 Bedford Row is a well-known common law chambers with strength across the civil, public and family law areas, and barristers who are β€˜at the forefront of the law’ as well as being β€˜friendly and approachable’. The set is also recommended for the training sessions it provides to clients, which are β€˜always incredibly helpful and delivered in an easy-to-understand way’. The clerks are β€˜fantastic’ and senior practice managers Steve Sheridan and James Tidnam, who manage the civil and family teams respectively, β€˜are always there for you and unbelievably helpful’. Vincent Denham joined from Lamb Chambers as chambers director, following the departure of his predecessor Neil May. Offices in: London

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Social housing
Social housing – Leading juniors

Naomi Hawkes - 42 Bedford Row β€˜An exceptionally calm barrister and extremely well organised.’

Ranked: tier 3

Iris Ferber - 42 Bedford Row β€˜Very knowledgeable and pleasant.’

Ranked: tier 4

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