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Atkin Chambers
Atkin Chambers
1, Atkin Building, Gray's Inn

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional negligence

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Nicholas Baatz QCAtkin ChambersHe is very bright and is ideal for complex cases.

Atkin Chambers is an ‘extremely strong construction set‘ and is therefore ‘well placed to handle complex construction, engineering, infrastructure and energyrelated professional negligence disputes.’ Nicholas Baatz QC represented the developer in Bullring Ltd Partnership v Laing O’Rourke, which examined the design and construction of the iconic Selfridges store at the Birmingham Bullring. Stephanie Barwise QC is representing a group of survivors, bereaved relatives, and former residents in The Grenfell Tower Public Inquiry. Phase 2 of the inquiry is due to commence in 2019 and will involve matters which could eventually give rise to actions for negligence. James Howells QC is leading Lucie Briggs in acting for the first defendant in Premier Inn Hotels Ltd v AP14 Ltd & S&T (UK) Ltd & SD Samuels (Special Projects) Ltd, a £6m claim brought by the hotel chain arising out of the design and specification of the cladding on its hotel at Heathrow.

London Bar > Construction

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Nicholas Baatz QCAtkin ChambersGrasps complex, technical issues quickly.

London Bar > Energy

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Nicholas Baatz QCAtkin ChambersHe grasps complex technical issues quickly and always proves to be a valuable addition to the team.

London Bar > IT and telecoms

(IT and telecoms (excluding regulatory) - Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Nicholas Baatz QCAtkin ChambersHe is painstakingly forensic in his analysis of the legal issues arising from an IT dispute.