Daniel Squires QC > Matrix Chambers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Matrix Chambers
Matrix Chambers
GRIFFIN BUILDING, GRAY'S INN
LONDON
WC1R 5LN
England

Position

Practice encompasses national security, financial sanctions, prison law, police powers, social welfare law education, discrimination, privacy, EU law and commercial/regulatory judicial review. Involved in over a dozen European Court of Human Rights and Supreme Court cases including on financial sanctions, prison segregation, interception of communications, airport stops under the Terrorism Act, religious freedoms in the workplace, race discrimination in school admissions, and the retention of DNA and maintenance of databases by the police. .

Career

Called 1998; QC 2016. On the A panel of the Equality and Human Rights Commission and before taking silk was a member of the Treasury A Panel.

Education

Christ’s College, Cambridge (BA first class); Harvard Law School (LLM); London School of Economics (MSc).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Administrative and public law (including elections)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Daniel Squires QCMatrix ChambersInstructed by public bodies in high-profile matters.

London Bar > Education

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Daniel Squires QCMatrix ChambersVery bright, adds a lot of value to a case, and has super calm manner with clients.

London Bar > Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Daniel Squires QCMatrix ChambersFantastic advocate who undertakes a wide range of human rights and terror-related work.