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Deans Court Chambers

Chambers of Tim Horlock QC

24 ST JOHN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4DF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 214 6000
Fax:
Fax 0161 214 6001
DX:
718155 MANCHESTER
Email:
Web:
www.deanscourt.co.uk
Manchester, Preston

Elizabeth Dudley-Jones

Tel:
Work 0161 214 6000
Email:
Deans Court Chambers (Chambers of Tim Horlock QC)

Position

Elizabeth is regularly instructed in regulatory cases arising from alleged failures in the workplace, often where death or personal injury has resulted. She appears in cases where professional disciplinary, healthcare or medical related allegations arise. She has considerable experience in inquests, representing a wide number of local authorities, healthcare regulators (Care Quality Commission), individuals and families. She has 18 years experience in defending cases before juries and prosecuting cases before professional panels and tribunals. Her principle specialism relates to medical and healthcare law, involving professional negligence and professional discipline. She has been included on the General Medical Council’s preferred list of counsel for over 13 years. She regularly successfully prosecutes high profile cases for the GMC before the MPTS Fitness to Practice Panels. She has a wide experience in professional discipline cases (often linked to inquests and employment) and she has conducted cases before various tribunals, trusts and professional bodies. She continues to defend in criminal cases of the utmost gravity, such as rape and murder, particularly those with vulnerabilities, learning difficulties and mental disorders, with a notable success rate. She has a wide experience in the Coroner’s Court and has acted in a number of cases and inquests. Her broad medical knowledge and jury experience assists her to obtain good results for her client. She has a keen interest in health and safety and environmental law and has successfully prosecuted and defended cases for local authorities in the environmental and healthcare fields. She is currently recommended and listed in the directories as ‘a professional and persuasive advocate’ (Crime); ‘a safe pair of hands to coax and confront in cross-examination’ (regulatory, health and safety, and licensing). and as having ‘wide-ranging expertise of workplace and environmental regulation’.

Career

Called 1997; Inner Temple; Marshall Hall Trust Award (Inner Temple).

Member

CBA; ARDL; MIND; Manchester and District Medico-Legal Society.

Education

Cowbridge School, South Glamorgan; King’s School, Macclesfield; University of Hull (1995 LLB (Hons)); Inns of Court School of Law (1996).

Leisure

Swimming, walking, cooking.


Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Crime

Within: Crime – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Dudley-Jones - Deans Court Chambers ‘She has a very engaging client manner.’

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Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Within: Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Elizabeth Dudley-Jones - Deans Court Chambers ‘She has great communication skills.’

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