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Chambers of Jason Beer QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9AH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7410 2000
Fax:
Fax 020 7410 2010
DX:
1048 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.5essexcourt.co.uk

Anne Studd QC

Tel:
Work 020 7410 2000
Email:
Web:
www.5essexcourt.co.uk
5 Essex Court (Chambers of Jason Beer QC)

Position

Anne specialises in police law, public inquiries, inquests and public law. She has been instructed in a number of high profile and sensitive inquests including inquests into the deaths of: the 96 victims at Hillsborough; Naomi Bryant (a young woman murdered by a convicted rapist released to be supervised by MAPPA); Mark Nunes and Andrew Markland (double police shooting at Chandler's Ford); Cherry Groce (Brixton riots); Kingsley Burrell (the death of a psychotic man taken to a mental health setting); Luisa Mendes (failure in police response to 999 call); John Charles De Menezes (police shooting).
 
In the public inquiry sphere, Anne has also acted in a number of high profile inquiries. She is presently representing Greater Manchester Police and the Chief Constable of Wiltshire in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse and is instructed in the Undercover Policing Inquiry and the Grenfell Fire Inquiry. 
 
Anne has experience in public law as it relates to police and public services and is regularly instructed to deal with sensitive inquests / inquiries requiring careful witness handling and reputation management. She also has a particular interest in the challenging interplay of policing and mental health and the impact of the ECHR on police investigation and operations.
 
Anne is a Recorder of the South Eastern Circuit and is a Bencher of Gray’s Inn. 

Career

Called to the Bar 1988; Silk 2012

Education

ARDL, PIBA


London Bar

Police law (defendant)

Within: Police law (defendant) – Leading silks

Anne Studd QC - 5 Essex CourtShe represents police forces in inquiries on top of arrest warrant work.

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