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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:
https://www.5essexcourt.co.uk

Beatrice Collier

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

Work Department

Police law; public and administrative; mental health and capacity; inquests; information law.

Position

Notable recent work includes: Independent Inquiry into Child Sex Abuse, R. (on the application of Sargeant) v First Minister of Wales [2019] EWHC 739 (Admin); R (Ghuman) v Chief Constable of Thames Valley Police [2018] EWHC 2059; R. (on the application of Brook) v Preston Crown Court [2018] EWHC 2024; R. (Parkinson) v HM Senior Coroner for Kent [2018] EWHC 2173; Mouncher & Ors v Chief Constable of South Wales Police [2016] EWCH 1367 (QB) (claims brought by 15 officers prosecuted for investigation into murder of Lynette White in 1998). Inquests into the deaths of Ashley Forde (police pursuit); Kirsty Walker (mental health suicide); Lisa Skidmore (murdered); Jacqueline Oakes (murdered).

Beatrice has a particular interest in judicial review claims and inquests involving mental health issues and has expertise in policing and mental health.

Career

 Called to the Bar in 2004, Tenant at 5 Essex Court 2006, Attorney General's B Panel (2019).

Member

Middle Temple; ALBA

Education

Degree in History and English 1998 (University of Cambridge), Degree in Law 2003 (University of Oxford),

Leisure

Married with 2 Daughters. Interests include Arsenal FC, contemporary art, running.


London Bar

Police law (defendant)

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Beatrice Collier - 5 Essex CourtShe appears in malicious prosecution and human rights cases.

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