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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

Jonathan Dixey

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

Position

Jonathan has a broad practice encompassing the range of Chambers’ work with a particular focus on police law, public / administrative law, employment law, inquests and public inquires.

Jonathan’s clients include police forces, public bodies and coroners. Recent high profile cases include the Grenfell Tower Inquiry, the Tunisia Inquestsand the Independent Inquiry into Child Sex Abuse.

Jonathan acts on behalf of constabularies across the country in cases touching upon all areas of police law. He has considerable experience in advising chief officers on policy and operational matters, particularly in sensitive matters involving national security and other high-profile cases (including Operation Weeting and Operation Yewtree). Notable cases include: the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (on behalf of the Metropolitan Police Service); the Inquests into the deaths arising from the Hillsborough Stadium disaster (on behalf of the St John Ambulance) the Anthony Grainger Inquiry (on behalf of the National Crime Agency), News Group Newspapers Ltd and others v Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis [2016]. 

Jonathan is a member of the Attorney General’s B Panel of Counsel.

Career

Called to the Bar 2007; Attorney General’s B Panel of Counsel (appointed 2017, previously appointed to the C Panel 2013-2017).

Member

ALBA, ELA, PIBA and the South Eastern Circuit.


London Bar

Police law (defendant)

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Jonathan Dixey - 5 Essex CourtInstructed by forces on high-profile issues.

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