Georgina Hirsch > Chambers of Timothy Brennan QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Timothy Brennan QC
Devereux
QUEEN ELIZABETH BUILDING, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9BS
England

Position

Georgina Hirsch is ranked for both employment law and telecommunications regulation.

She covers the full range of employment and industrial law, and offers a particularly unique insight on trade union related issues, having acted for both sides and at a particularly senior and strategic level for a major trade union. 

Her telecoms work ranges from wayleaves cases to challenges to regulatory decisions, and competition law compliance, having represented clients in the Upper Tribunal, Competition Appeal Tribunal, and Court of Appeal.

For more information on Georgina’s practice and latest case highlights, please consult her full Devereux profile. 

Career

Called 2009; Gray’s Inn.

Her pre-Bar experience as a solicitor working in industry, and then as Legal Director of Unite the Union, as well as in private practice, gives her a unique insight for her advice and advocacy work.

She specialised in the financial aspects of her MBA and this enhances her work on the financial and accounting evidence in regulatory and tax cases, as well as employment cases in the finance sector.

She is a calm and confident advocate who provides proactive and practical support. 

She has a wide range of repeat clients, is on a retainer for an international retailer, and sits as Royal Mail NAP Chair.

She regularly writes for ELA and other publications.

Georgina is a trustee of a US based charity, combatting homelessness, opposing the death penalty and promoting criminal justice reform.

Memberships

ELA, ILS, ELBA, ALBA, RBA.

Education

BA; Dip Law; MBA.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > IT and telecoms

(Telecoms (Regulatory) - Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Georgina HirschDevereuxShe is a good team player, very popular with clients and wonderful to work with.

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 4

Georgina Hirsch – Devereux ‘Pragmatic, responsive, and works well as part of the team. Clients like her, and trust her judgement and that she has their best interests at heart.