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Leading Silks

Kate Brunner KC - Albion Chambers 'Kate is a masterful tactician with peerless forensic skills.'

Leading Juniors

Marcus Coates-Walker - 1 Crown Office Row 'Marcus works very efficiently, and is very logical and thorough with his advice. He is always well-prepared and calm, and offers a reassuring presence in any situation. He is incredibly personable and can get the best out of anyone.'
Alexander West - Albion ChambersAlexander is meticulous, calm and always impeccably well prepared. His advocacy is flawless.'
Emma Zeb Gatehouse ChambersEmma is an authority on Article 2 inquests involving the state. She has an unmatched work ethic and an unflappable style that puts those instructing her at ease. An excellent barrister with a very calm and methodical manner, and a very confident and robust advocate who is willing to ask the difficult questions - and does so in the right way. An iron fist in a velvet glove.'

Inquests and inquiries in Regional Bar

Albion Chambers

In the inquests and inquiries space, Albion Chambers‘ team represents NHS trusts, health care professionals, families of the deceased and care home owners. Kate Brunner KC, who also acts as leader of the Western Circuit, is praised for her ‘incisive judgement and faultless decision making‘, and specialises in handling healthcare inquests. Department head Alexander West is ‘thoughtful and approachable‘, and is currently acting in the inquest into the death of a dental nurse, who is believed to have died from an anaphylactic reaction to unlabeled dairy products in a Pret a Manger sandwich.



An impressive set. Everyone I’ve dealt with has been very well prepared, personable and effective.’

The set has great depth at all levels of experience.’


Nick Jeanes is faultless. Responsive, personable, and very knowledgeable.’

Nick Jeanes has acted as a point of contact and is always helpful.’

Nick Jeanes provides an excellent service.’