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Chambers of David Bradshaw

10 PARK SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2LH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 245 5438
Fax:
Fax 0113 242 3515
DX:
26412 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
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Web:
www.zenithchambers.co.uk

Regional Bar: North Eastern Circuit

Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law

Chancery specialist Nicola Phillipson of Zenith Chambers focuses on contested probate and Inheritance Act claims, and is highly experienced in mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.

Leading Juniors

Nichola Phillipson - Zenith ChambersClever, down-to-earth, practical and collaborative.

Ranked: tier 2

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Crime

Tom Storey remains a notable criminal practitioner at Zenith Chambers, with experience in serious violent, sexual and drug-related cases, primarily for the prosecution an often as a leading junior. Nicholas Worsley is notable for his experience in cases involving children, either as defendants or victims. The set has also seen several recent departures with Simon Kealey QC, Geraldine Kelly, Ashleigh Metcalf, and Jessica Strange moving to New Park Court Chambers .

Leading Juniors

Tom Storey - Zenith ChambersApproachable, polished and effective in court

Ranked: tier 2

Nick Worsley - Zenith ChambersHis practice includes complex fraud and serious violent crime.

Ranked: tier 4

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Family and children law

Regarded as one of the leading sets for family law work on circuit, Zenith Chambers is praised by clients for its 'wealth of experienced barristers', 'good junior counsel', and strong private law experience. In addition to private Children Act cases, members are also active in public law proceedings and financial remedy cases.

Leading Juniors

Anthony Hajimitsis - Zenith ChambersCombines excellent client care skills with an astute, strategic approach.

Ranked: tier 1

Jayne Pye - Zenith ChambersArticulate and persuasive.

Ranked: tier 1

Marisa Allman - Zenith ChambersA very sensible and calming presence on children law and financial remedy.

Ranked: tier 1

Roger Bickerdike - Zenith ChambersThe consummate advocate.

Ranked: tier 1

Clare Garnham - Zenith ChambersShe combines robust representation with great sensitivity.

Ranked: tier 2

Louise McCallum - Zenith ChambersHer practice includes serious non-accidental injury, sexual abuse and forced marriage cases.

Ranked: tier 2

Lewis Donnelly - Zenith ChambersComplex care work is his key area of focus

Ranked: tier 2

Aelred Hookway - Zenith ChambersPredominantly acts on children law matters.

Ranked: tier 3

Dornier Whittaker - Zenith ChambersSpecialises in private law children and financial matters.

Ranked: tier 3

Guy Swiffen - Zenith ChambersA care proceedings specialist.

Ranked: tier 3

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Leading Sets
Leading Sets - ranked: tier 3

Zenith Chambers

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Personal injury

Zenith Chambers has a strong presence in personal injury work, acting for both claimants and defendants in a wide range of matters. Members of the 'very strong' team are praised by clients for their ability to 'feed off each other's expertise'. In a recent work example, Mark Henley was instructed on behalf of the Ministry of Justice to defend a mesothelioma claim that was initially pleaded at over £1m.

Leading Juniors

Andrew Wilson - Zenith ChambersSensible, pragmatic and highly experienced

Ranked: tier 1

Simon Ross - Zenith ChambersEverything that a personal injury barrister ought to be.

Ranked: tier 1

Helen Rutherford - Zenith ChambersA first-rate advocate.

Ranked: tier 2

Justin Crossley - Zenith ChambersProfessional and great with clients.

Ranked: tier 2

Mark Henley - Zenith ChambersHighly experienced in industrial disease cases.

Ranked: tier 3

Ruwena Khan - Zenith ChambersExperienced in both claimant and defendant work.

Ranked: tier 3

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Property

Zenith Chambers is particularly notable for its housing practice, with members capable of acting on either side in landlord and tenant matters, including possession claims. Of recent note, Peter Marcus acted for Kirklees Council in a possession claim brought against an absentee tenant.

Leading Juniors

Vilma Vodanovic - Zenith ChambersA razor-sharp advocate.

Ranked: tier 1

Nicola Phillipson - Zenith ChambersAn exceptional advocate who puts clients at ease.

Ranked: tier 2

Peter Marcus - Zenith ChambersHighly experienced in both defending and bringing possession claims.

Ranked: tier 2

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