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Chambers of Robin Allen QC

Living Wage
1 PUMP COURT, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7AA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7827 4000
Fax:
Fax 020 7827 4100
DX:
452 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
www.cloisters.com

Hannah Godfrey

Tel:
Work 020 7827 4000
Email:
Cloisters (Chambers of Robin Allen QC)

Position

Barrister (called 2002) at Cloisters Chambers specialising in personal injury and clinical negligence work. Predominantly instructed by claimants, in whole range of personal injury and clinical negligence work including fatal accidents and inquests.

Career

Called 2002; judicial assistant to Lord Justice Mummery, Court of Appeal (Michaelmas term 2004); joint runner-up (with Took’s Court) for Bar Pro Bono Unit Award 2004 (for providing pro bono advocacy for Bail for Immigration Detainees, Law for All and Bar Pro Bono Unit); first six pupillage at Doughty Street, second six at Cloisters; legal internships in department of international protection UNHCR Headquarters, Geneva (Summer 2001) and AIRE Centre, London (2001-02), providing free legal advice on human rights and European law; has written articles for ‘Solicitors Journal’ and ‘Legal Week’, ‘Claims Management’, ‘Personal Injury Law Journal’, ‘Clinical Risk’ (official publication of AVMA) and commentaries for Lawtel; has provided tailored training/updating for solicitors, and in-house seminars for Chambers’ events.

Member

APIL; AVMA; PIBA; INQUEST.

Education

Newnham College, Cambridge (1999 BA Hons); City University (2001 PG Dip Law); Inns of Court School of Law (2002 BVC).

Leisure

Sailing, long-distance running, scuba diving.


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