Emma Price > Chambers of Jason Beer QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Jason Beer QC
5 Essex Court
TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9AH
England

Work Department

Emma specialises in inquests and inquiries, public law, human rights and civil liberties and personal injury. 

Position

Emma’s inquest practice focusses on article 2 inquests into deaths in detention and custody, as well as military deaths, including cases involving fatal self-harm.  She also specialises in inquests into deaths in the context of the provision of health and social care.  

Notable examples of Emma’s inquest and inquiry work include the Baha Mousa Public Inquiry, the fresh inquests into the deaths of Cheryl James and Sean Benton at Deepcut Barracks and the Infected Blood Inquiry, in which Emma is currently instructed on behalf of the Department of Health and Social Care.

Emma appears in the Administrative Court in judicial review proceedings across a range of areas, including prisons, asylum, immigration and human rights, for both claimants and defendants. 

Emma also regularly acts in civil claims brought under the Human Rights Act 1998.

Emma is appointed to the Attorney General’s B Panel of Counsel.

Career

Called to the Bar 2007; Appointed to the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel 2014; Appointed to the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel 2018.

Memberships

Administrative Law Bar Association; Personal Injury Bar Association.