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Chambers of Susan Hunter

101 VICTORIA STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 6PU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Fax:
Fax 0117 929 4821
DX:
743350 BRISTOL 36
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk

Judi Evans

Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk
St John's Chambers (Chambers of Susan Hunter)

Work Department

Family

Position

Barrister specialising in planning, local government, environment and licensing law, as well as family law. Described in ‘The Legal 500’ as ‘noted for her tough advocacy’. Local government, planning environment and licensing: advising on and/or attending public inquiries in relation to residential, commercial, agricultural and leisure developments; South Gloucestershire Council waste and mineral local plan; West Wiltshire D C Local Plan – housing, employment and recreational issues; Exeter City Council Local Plan Inquiry – employment, housing and landscape; Gloucestershire Waste Local Plan; advising/attending inquiries in relation to listed buildings and conservation areas; telecommunication mast appeals; rights of way inquiries; enforcement notice appeals; Magistrates and Crown Court trials in relation to: planning and environmental issues, including successful tree preservation order prosecution. Family: particular interest in care work and has wide experience of lengthy cases including non-accidental injury allegations, and sexual abuse involving parents with psychiatric and psychological problems. Appears in all tiers of courts and receives instructions to act for parents, guardians, local authorities, the Official Solicitor and CAFCASS; regularly undertakes cases relating to injunctive relief and has particular experience in complex and serious committal work. Has been a regular speaker at seminars over the years.

Career

Called 1996.

Member

PEBA.

Education

LLB (Hons); University of Cambridge (MPhil Planning and Environmental Law).


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Judi Evans - St John's ChambersStraight talking and stalwart.

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