Matt Jackson > Chambers of Adam Vaitilingam QC > Bristol, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Adam Vaitilingam QC
Albion Chambers
BROAD STREET
BRISTOL
BS1 1DR
England

Position

Matt joined Chambers in March 2020 from 10KBW. Matt’s practice focusses primarily on employment and discrimination, crime and general civil litigation. He has extensive appellate experience up to and including the Supreme Court and is regularly instructed in complex, multi-day cases. As well as appearing regularly in the Employment and Employment Appeal Tribunals (and civil courts), Matt regularly advises on employment and non-employment discrimination cases in the First-tier Tribunal and County Court. His practice is nationwide and has acted in cases in tribunal cases in Scotland, as well as England and Wales. Matt acts for both employers and employees in multi-day discrimination, TUPE, whistleblowing, restrictive covenant and equal pay cases. Matt is a Grade 2 prosecutor and appears in the criminal courts for both the prosecution and defendants. He is often sought out in cases involving difficult points of law, as well as more straightforward proceedings.

Career

Called 2011; Lincoln’s Inn

Memberships

Industrial Law Society, Criminal Bar Association, Employment Lawyers Association, Western Circuit, Free Representation Unit, Advocate

Education

LLB (Hons) Reading

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Set overviews: England and Wales

Bristol’s Albion Chambers is best known for its criminal and family expertise, as well as regulatory work. In recent news, Matt Jackson , an employmentcivil, and crime specialist, has joined from 10KBW. Also of note, Sarah Regan and David Chidgey have been appointed as Crown Court Recorders; Chidgey has is also to sit as a Deputy District Judge on the Western Circuit along with Deborah Dinan-Hayward.