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Chambers of Winston Hunter QC

12 BYROM STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4PP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 829 2100
Fax:
Fax 0161 829 2101
DX:
718156 MANCHESTER-3
Email:
Web:
www.byromstreet.com

Regional Bar: Northern Circuit

Clinical negligence

Byrom Street Chambers is home to a large contingent of senior clinical negligence specialists, with a particular focus on claimant work, though its members also handle some defendant instructions. Birth injury cases are a key area of work for the set, with James Rowley QC acting in several cerebral palsy cases.

Leading Silks

Christopher Melton QC - Byrom Street ChambersExcels when dealing with expert witnesses.

Ranked: tier 1

Darryl Allen QC - Byrom Street ChambersThorough, approachable and excellent in negotiations.

Ranked: tier 1

James Rowley QC - Byrom Street ChambersHis forensic analysis of cases is second to none.

Ranked: tier 1

Raymond Machell QC - Byrom Street ChambersHe has a brain the size of a planet.

Ranked: tier 1

Sally Hatfield QC - Byrom Street ChambersExcellent with expert witnesses.

Ranked: tier 1

Winston Hunter QC - Byrom Street ChambersUnderstands every facet of a case.

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew Lewis QC - Byrom Street ChambersVery approachable and persuasive.

Ranked: tier 2

David Heaton QC - Byrom Street ChambersFabulous with clients and puts them at their ease immediately.

Ranked: tier 2

Simon Kilvington QC - Byrom Street ChambersProvides astute and well-considered advice.

Ranked: tier 2
Leading Juniors

Darrel Crilley - Byrom Street ChambersGood with clients and gives well-considered advice.

Ranked: tier 1

Mary Ruck - Byrom Street ChambersA talented and tenacious cross-examiner.

Ranked: tier 1

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Commercial, banking, insolvency and Chancery law

Simon Myerson QC is the key name to note at Byrom Street Chambers for commercial work. He is instructed on a wide range of matters including tax disputes and professional negligence.

Leading Silks

Simon Myerson QC - Byrom Street ChambersExperienced in a wide range of commercial cases.

Ranked: tier 2

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Leading Sets
Leading Sets - ranked: tier 1

Byrom Street Chambers

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Personal injury

Byrom Street Chambers is home to the largest range of senior personal injury counsel on the circuit, with many of its members primarily instructed on complex, high-value claims. In a recent case, Rhiannon Jones QC recently acted for one of five defendants in a tetraplegia claim in which all defendants denied liability.

Leading Silks

Andrew Lewis QC - Byrom Street ChambersVery approachable and persuasive.

Ranked: tier 1

David Heaton QC - Byrom Street ChambersVastly experienced, considered and thorough.

Ranked: tier 1

Peter Burns QC - Byrom Street ChambersAlways on top of the details.

Ranked: tier 1

Rhiannon Jones QC - Byrom Street ChambersExcellent, thorough and impressive.

Ranked: tier 1

Simon Kilvington QC - Byrom Street ChambersSupportive and patient with a wide range of difficult clients.

Ranked: tier 1

Christopher Melton QC - Byrom Street ChambersFearless in challenging the law to obtain the right result.

Ranked: tier 2

Darryl Allen QC - Byrom Street ChambersProvides excellent advice and pleadings.

Ranked: tier 2

James Rowley QC - Byrom Street ChambersAnticipates likely pitfalls and deals with them proactively.

Ranked: tier 2

Raymond Machell QC - Byrom Street ChambersA powerful advocate who expertly picks out the key issues in cases.

Ranked: tier 2

Winston Hunter QC - Byrom Street ChambersParticularly recommended for the defence of high value claims.

Ranked: tier 2
Leading Juniors

Darrel Crilley - Byrom Street ChambersGood with clients and gives well-considered advice

Ranked: tier 2

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