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Doughty Street Chambers
Doughty Street Chambers
53-54 DOUGHTY STREET
LONDON
WC1N 2LS
England

Work Department

Position

Nick Stanage specialises in actions against the police, inquests, immigration and related judicial reviews.

Career

He is recommended as a leading junior in police law, civil liberties and immigration by Chambers and Partners Guide to the UK legal profession. He is also listed in the Legal 500. The directories describe ‘a really fantastic trial barrister’ who is ‘charismatic and knows how to get the best out of the client on the stand, and the worst out of the defendant in cross-examination’. He is ‘a compelling advocate’ who is ‘highly cerebral, calm and assured’.

Nick has worked in Turkey, Tunisia and Jordan for the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute and for the Raoul Wallenberg Institute of Human Rights and Humanitarian Law. He has worked with the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights in Gaza. He has a particular interest in the promotion and protection of the rights of detainees and in fair criminal trials abroad.

Languages

Spanish
French

Memberships

Police Actions Lawyers Group

Education

St Andrews University, MA (Hons), First Class.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

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Nick Stanage



Doughty Street Chambers



A skilled and calm advocate who has worked across jurisdictions.