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1 CROWN OFFICE ROW

The Chambers of Richard Booth QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7HH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7797 7500
Fax:
Fax 020 7797 7550
DX:
1020 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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Web:
www.1cor.com
Brighton, London

Paul Rees QC

Tel:
Work 020 7797 7500
Email:
1 CROWN OFFICE ROW (The Chambers of Richard Booth QC)

Position

Areas of practice include: clinical and dental negligence (obstetrics and gynaecology, GPs’ general surgery, nursing back injuries, general personal injury, inquests, anaesthetics etc); professional negligence (accountants, engineers, surveyors, architects, solicitors); environmental law (contaminated land, pollution nuisance); building contracts; commercial contracts; personal injury; administrative law for the governments; disciplinary tribunals; cases include Bell v Browne [1990] 2QB 495; Taylor v Worcester DHA 2 Med LR 215; Hiron v Pynford 60 BLR 78; Norplant litigation; Mahmood v Siggins [1996] 7 Med LR 76; Plenderleith v Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons [1996] 1 WLR 224.

Career

Called 1980; Gray’s Inn; QC 2000.

Member

Treasury Junior Counsel Common Law supplementary panel since 1991; Professional Negligence Bar Association; Technology and Construction Bar Association; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Oxford (MA; MPhil; BCL).


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading silks

Paul Rees QC - 1 Crown Office RowAn excellent leader.

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Professional negligence

Within: Professional negligence – Leading silks

Paul Rees QC - 1 Crown Office RowNoted for construction cases.

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