Daniel Hobbs > Chambers of Jason Beer QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Jason Beer QC
5 Essex Court
TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9AH
England
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Dan specialises in employment law, personal injury law, coroner’s inquests and police law.

Position

Dan has been conducting employment cases ever since he qualified in 1998. He has represented a very high number of employers and employees before the employment tribunal and the employment appeal tribunal. He specialises in complex and/or high value discrimination and whistleblowing claims. His public and private sector client base is diverse and includes police forces, NHS trusts, banks & financial institutions and large retailers.

In the field of Personal Injury, Dan acts for both Claimants and Defendants. He specialises in injuries of the upmost severity (head and spinal cord injuries) and fatal accidents (including representation for the family or other interested parties at Coroner’s inquests).  He has wide experience of conducting and defending stress at work claims and claims brought under the Harassment Act 1997.

His police law practice includes defending employment tribunal and personal injury claims. He also conducts regulatory work for police forces and represents the Appropriate Authority in misconduct proceedings under the Police (Conduct) Regulations 2012 and Stage 3 performance hearings under the Police (Performance) Regulations 2012.

Dan is qualified to act under the direct access scheme.

Career

Called to the Bar 1998

Languages

Basic French

Memberships

Employment Lawyer’s Association, Personal Injury Bar Association, The Free Representation Unit

Education

LLB (Hons)  – UEA / Bar Vocational Course – ICSL

Leisure

Playing the drums and riding motorbikes (not at the same time)!