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The Chambers of Richard Booth QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7HH, ENGLAND
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Brighton, London

Guy Mansfield QC

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1 CROWN OFFICE ROW (The Chambers of Richard Booth QC)

Position

Areas of practice include: professional negligence and disciplinary (primarily legal and clinical); personal injury; costs and litigation funding issues; cases include: Mutua & Ors v FCO [2012] EWHC 2678 (QB); DM v Doncaster MBS and Secretary of State for Health [2011] EWHC 3652 (Admin); Manchester City Council v E (Costs) [2011] EWCA Civ. 939; Medway PCT v Marcus [2011] EWCA Civ 750 Legal Services Commission v F, A & V [2011] EWHC 899 (QB); Warner v Penningtons [2011] EWCA Civ 337; Rybak v Langbar [2011] EWHC 451 (Ch); 337; McFaddens v Platford [2009] EWHC 126 (TCC); Birmingham City Council v Lee [2008] EWCA Civ 891; Hibbert v MOD [2008] EWHC 1526 (QB); PTSD claims against MOD; McHugh v Gray [2006] Lloyds Rep Med 519 (QB); Arkin v Borchard and Ors [2005] EWCACiv 655; Leigh v Micheline Tyre Plc [2003] EWCA Civ 1766; The Richard Neale NHS Inquiry [2003-04]; Hollins v Russell [2003] EWCA Civ 718; Ball v Wirrall HA [2003] Lloyd’s Rep Med 165; B v Pendlebury and Associated Newspapers [2003] PNLR 1; Brown v Bennett (No 2) [2002] 1 WLR 713; Corbett v Bond Pearce [2001] 3 All ER 769 CA; Kuddus v Chief Constable of Leicestershire [2001] 2 WLR 1789 HL; Fryer v RICS [2000] Lloyd’s Rep PN 534 CA; Thrul v Ray [2000] PIQR 44; Victoria, Countess Spencer v Family Law Consortium [1999]; Green v Collyer-Bristow [1999] Lloyd’s Rep PN 798; Marriott v West Midlands AHA and Patel [1999] Lloyd’s Rep Med 23 CA: Carr-Glynn v Frearsons [1998] 4 All ER 225 CA; Truscott v Truscott [1998] 1 WLR 132 CA; Young v Purdy [1997] PNLR 130 CA; Nelson v Nelson [1997] 1 All ER 970 CA: Smith v Linskills [1996] 1 WLR 763 CA; Tolstoy v Aldington [1996] 1 WLR 736 CA; Ridehalgh v Horsefield [1994] Ch 205 CA.

Career

Called 1972; Middle Temple Bencher; QC 1994; Deputy High Court Judge;Recorder 1993-2012; legal assessor to General Medical Council 2000-06; chairman of the Bar Council 2005 (vice chairman 2004); member of council JUSTICE; accredited mediator; publications include: ‘Financial Provisions in Family Matters’, chapter on ‘Ancillary Relief and Professional Negligence’ (Sweet & Maxwell 1999); ‘Human Rights and Common Law’, chapter on ‘Costs, Conditional Fees and Legal Aid’ (Hart Publishing 2000);’Personal Injury Handbook’, chapter on ‘Wasted Costs’ (Sweet & Maxwell 1998, 2001).

Languages

French.

Member

London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association; Personal Injury Bar Association; Association of Disciplinary and Regulatory Lawyers.

Education

Harrow (entrance scholar); Oriel College, Oxford (MA).

Leisure

Cricket, opera, travel, reading.


London Bar

Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Guy Mansfield QC - 1 Crown Office RowExperienced in a broad range of cases.

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