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Chambers of Michael Bowes QC, Christopher Gibson QC and Andrew S

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THE OUTER TEMPLE, 222 STRAND, LONDON, WC2R 1BA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7353 6381
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Fax 020 7583 1786
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351 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
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www.outertemple.com

Benjimin Burgher

Tel:
Work 020 7353 6381
Email:
Outer Temple Chambers (Chambers of Michael Bowes QC, Christopher Gibson QC and Andrew S)

Position

Barrister specialising in commercial, employment and professional negligence; has extensive experience of contentious and non-contentious matters, particularly in business support and travel sectors. Works closely with British Airways employment litigation team and has advised on the employment implications of the London Underground PPP (JNP Lines) and collective redundancies at Continental Airlines and restructuring of Ricoh UK Ltd. Important cases include matters for Humphrey v Gatwick Handling Ltd (Court of Appeal); Lucas v CDHA (EAT); Edem v Egg Plc (EAT); Thatcher v Middlesex University (EAT); Cameron v Naafi (EAT); Muchesa v Central and Cecil Housing Care Support (EAT); Martin v Devonshires (EAT); Hawkins v ATEX (EAT).

Career

Called to the Bar 1995, Gray’s Inn; previously worked as a barrister in the employment department of a top-ten city law firm.

Languages

Working knowledge of Spanish.

Member

ELA; ELAAS; ELBA; COMBAR; PNBA; Fee-paid Employment Tribunal Judge; registered to practise at the Dubai International Financial Centre Courts.

Education

St Phillips VI Form, Birmingham; Manchester University (1992 LLB Hons); Kings College London (PG Dip EC Law).

Leisure

Fatherhood, football, cycling, tennis, jazz, yoga.


London Bar

Employment

Within: Employment – Leading juniors

Benjimin Burgher - Outer Temple ChambersHe regularly handles discrimination and whistleblowing claims.

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United Arab Emirates: The English bar

Commercial

Within: Leading individuals: Leading juniors

Benjimin Burgher - Outer Temple Chambers

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