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

Work Department

Police Law; Inquests; Public and Administrative; Personal Injury; Information law; Regulatory.

Position

Notable cases: Rees & others v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2018] EWCA 1587 (malicious prosecution and misfeasance claims); R (CL) v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester [2018] EWHC 3333 (Admin) (retention of crime reports); Brown v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester [2018] EWHC 2046 (Admin) (QOCS provisions); R (XX) v Chief Constable of South Yorkshire & others [2014] EWHC 4106 (Admin) (retention of convictions and associated data); 7/7 London Bombings Inquest; R (Simpson & ors) v Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police [2013] EWHC 1858 (Admin) (legitimate expectation in light of promotion freeze); R (Stratton) v Chief Constable of Thames Valley Police [2013] EWHC 1561 (Admin) (police cautions – informed consent); R (L) v Chief Constable of Cumbria Police [2013] EWHC 869 (Admin) (ECRC disclosure); R (Monger) v Chief Constable of Cumbria Police [2013] EWHC 455 (Admin) (Special Constables Regulations 1965); Nunes and Markland Inquest (fatal interception of armed robbery by police)

Career

Called to the Bar 2001; Appointed to Attorney General’s A Panel of Counsel with effect from 1 September 2019

Memberships

ALBA

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Police law (defendant)

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Charlotte Ventham5 Essex CourtA superb junior: her advocacy is clear and concise.