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Doughty Street Chambers

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Louise is a leading junior in employment, education and equalities law and has been ranked in both Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 for over 10 years.

Louise is sought after for her experience in all aspects of equalities law both in the employment and non-employment fields. She is regularly instructed in multi-day cases dealing with complex and intricate issues of fact and law, as well appearing in the appellate tribunals and courts, both as a led and sole advocate.

She advises and represents clients in all aspects of professional regulation. A highly skilled advocate, she has considerable experience of appearing in fitness to practise proceedings and acting in statutory appeals and the public law challenges which arise from them.

Her expertise includes children’s rights and young people’s access to education. This includes conducting statutory appeals concerning special education needs provision and the regulation of schools, higher education bodies and students. She has also brought public law and equalities challenges to the provision of education.


Called 2006; Inner Temple. Inner Temple major scholar 2004 and 2005, and Joseph Priestley scholarship.



Working knowledge French.




The University of Manchester (politics and modern history, 1st class Hons); Trinity College Dublin (Msc, international politics); College of Law, London (GDL, distinction).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional disciplinary and regulatory law

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Louise PriceDoughty Street ChambersA formidable opponent, Louise has mastery of the brief, is incisive in cross examination, and her submissions are perfectly pitched.

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 5

Louise Price – Doughty Street ChambersSupremely intelligent, thorough, and with great attention to detail; and her advocacy is measured and always received well by judges. She cuts through the nonsense and provides excellent advice on what really matters in a case. Clients can trust her with the most complex and sensitive of claims, and react very well to her calm and sensible approach.

London Bar > Education

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Louise PriceDoughty Street Chambers ‘Louise is very reliable, realistic and pragmatic.