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Chambers of Angus Moon QC and John Beggs QC

85 FLEET STREET, LONDON, EC4Y 1AE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7427 5000
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 0425
DX:
421 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.serjeantsinn.com

Debra Powell

Tel:
Work 020 7427 5000
Email:
Serjeants' Inn Chambers (Chambers of Angus Moon QC and John Beggs QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in medical and mental health law, including clinical negligence, medical treatment decisions/Court of Protection, inquests, mental health tribunals, public inquiries; also specialising in civil police law, including false imprisonment/assault/malicious prosecution, discipline, pensions, judicial review, inquests.

Career

Called 1995; Middle Temple. Treasy Counsel B Panel 2007-2013; contributor to ‘Medical Treatment: Decisions and the Law’, 2nd edition, Bloomsbury Professional; co-editor Inquest Law Reports 2000-2011; joint author 2nd edition ‘The Mental Health Act explained’, The Stationary Office 2001.

Member

PNBA; ALBA.

Education

Brighton and Hove High School; Nottingham University (1993 BA Law).


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: Administrative and public law (including local government) – 2017 silks

Debra Powell QC - Serjeants' Inn ChambersA very formidable advocate.

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Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – 2017 silks

Debra Powell QC - Serjeants' Inn ChambersSensible and sensitive counsel, a very formidable advocate, a pleasure to work with.

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Court of Protection and community care

Within: Court of Protection and community care – 2017 silks

Debra Powell QC - Serjeants' Inn ChambersShe is quick on her feet and can deal with anything the other side or judge throws at her.

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Inquests and inquiries

Within: Inquests and inquiries – 2017 silks

Debra Powell QC - Serjeants' Inn ChambersA talented advocate with an excellent client manner.

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Police law (defendant)

Within: Police law (defendant) – 2017 silks

Debra Powell QC - Serjeants' Inn ChambersInstructed by forces in matters with mental health aspects.

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