Gerard McDermott QC > Chambers of Michael Bowes QC, Christopher Gibson QC and Andrew S > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Michael Bowes QC, Christopher Gibson QC and Andrew S
Outer Temple Chambers
THE OUTER TEMPLE, 222 STRAND
LONDON
WC2R 1BA
England

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London Bar > Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

(Personal injury - Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Gerard McDermott QCOuter Temple ChambersHe is a highly skilled advocate who invariably succeeds in securing the best outcome for clients.

Outer Temple Chambers has a ‘good range of quality counsel with suitable levels of expertise and experience‘, that make up a ‘supporting and approachable‘ team of barristers who are ‘serious heavyweights in the personal injury realm‘. Members are instructed in cases of utmost complexity and value, including abuse and industrial disease claims. Jonathan Hand QC, who is known for his expertise in equine and other animal-related litigation, took silk in 2019. Gerard McDermott QC has been retained to act for over 200 victims of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Acting for survivors in historical sex abuse claims is a particular area of expertise for James Counsell QC. Alison McCormick regularly deals with vulnerable claimants, including minors and those who lack mental capacity.

London Bar > Consumer

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Gerard McDermott QCOuter Temple ChambersA leader for international personal injury and travel law claims.

London Bar > Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 1

Gerard McDermott QCOuter Temple ChambersHe is hugely experienced.