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Broadway House Chambers

Chambers of Michelle Colborne QC

1 CITY SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2ES, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 246 2600
Fax:
Fax 0113 246 2609
DX:
26403 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.broadwayhouse.co.uk
Bradford, Leeds

Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

The β€˜reliable’ Broadway House Chambers has a strong reputation for family law and is particularly β€˜excellent for financial remedy work’. Members also handle public and private children law matters, and crime and employment are other key areas of expertise for the set. The barristers are supported by β€˜strong team of clerks, who never fail to deliver’; senior criminal clerk Hayley Sanderson and senior civil/family clerk Robin Slade are names to note. Slade is β€˜helpful, organised and really β€œgets” the role that barristers need to play within the overall litigation process’. Offices in: Leeds

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Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

The β€˜reliable’ Broadway House Chambers has a strong reputation for family law and is particularly β€˜excellent for financial remedy work’. Members also handle public and private children law matters, and crime and employment are other key areas of expertise for the set. The barristers are supported by β€˜strong team of clerks, who never fail to deliver’; senior criminal clerk Hayley Sanderson and senior civil/family clerk Robin Slade are names to note. Slade is β€˜helpful, organised and really β€œgets” the role that barristers need to play within the overall litigation process’. Offices in: Leeds

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Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Crime

Broadway House Chambers has β€˜an array of talented counsel’, who are well versed in homicide, serious violence, drugs conspiracies and money laundering cases. The set has seen an uptick in serious sexual offences work, in which context, Tahir Khan QC and Michelle Colborne QC acted for the prosecution and defence respectively in a trial resulting from the Rotherham child sexual abuse investigations.

Crime – Leading silks

Michelle Colborne QC - Broadway House Chambers β€˜She specialises in cases of homicide, infant death and serious sexual offences.’

Ranked: tier 1

Tahir Khan QC - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Recommended for cases involving serious sexual offences.’

Ranked: tier 1
Crime – Leading juniors

Gerald Hendron - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Experienced across a range of criminal matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

Ian Howard - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Recent cases include murder and drug trafficking.’

Ranked: tier 1

John Gregg - Broadway House Chambers β€˜His practice includes fraud cases, serious sexual offences claims and drugs conspiracies.’

Ranked: tier 1

Nicholas Askins - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Prosecutes and defends in cases of major and organised crime.’

Ranked: tier 1

Peter Hampton - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Completely imperturbable when handling serious matters; judges like him.’

Ranked: tier 1

Sophie Drake - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Known for prosecuting and defending in cases involving serious sexual offences.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Employment

Members at Broadway House Chambers have expertise across the full range of employment matters, including TUPE, unfair dismissal, discrimination and restrictive covenants.

Employment – Leading juniors

Alex Modgill - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Experienced across a broad spectrum of employment matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

Paul Smith - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Clients like his approachability and dedication to cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Family and children law

Broadway House Chambers’ family team has β€˜strength in depth’ and particular expertise in financial remedy work. Complex public and private children law cases are another key area of expertise, where members represent local authorities, parents and guardians.

Family and children law – Leading juniors

Martin Wood - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Well known for his financial remedy practice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Nicholas Power - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Experienced in cases involving disputes over children.’

Ranked: tier 1

Paul Isaacs - Broadway House Chambers β€˜Very experienced in financial remedy matters.’

Ranked: tier 1

Robert Cole - Broadway House Chambers β€˜A very clever and perceptive barrister.’

Ranked: tier 1

Rae Cohen - Broadway House Chambers β€˜He has expertise in financial remedy cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Semaab Shaikh - Broadway House Chambers β€˜She fights her corner and is very good on her feet.’

Ranked: tier 1

Zira Hussain - Broadway House Chambers β€˜She has a great bedside manner with clients.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Leading sets
North Eastern Circuit – Leading sets - ranked: tier 1

Broadway House Chambers (Leeds, Bradford)

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