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Chambers of Jacob Levy QC

LONDON, EC4A 3DG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7832 0500
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 1344
DX:
439 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.9goughsquare.co.uk

Giles Mooney

Tel:
Work 020 7832 0500
Email:
9 Gough Square (Chambers of Jacob Levy QC)

Position

Giles is a civil practitioner specialising in cases of very serious clinical negligence and personal injury. His practices encompass all aspects of catastrophic injury work with a balanced Claimant/Defendant split.

In clinical negligence work he has extensive experience of birth injuries (last year he acted for a Claimant suffering from cerebral palsy where damages settled at over £7 million), spinal injuries and brain injuries. His personal injury work includes a particular interest and speciality in Animals Act claims (where he has been involved in several Court of Appeal cases on the subject) and accidents at sea. Giles is currently acting for a shipping company in a claim brought by multiple Claimants where a vessel collided with an offshore windfarm. Giles is also currently instructed on behalf of one of the victims of the Croydon Tram disaster.

Publications:

Contributing editor to "Guides to Road Traffic Accident Claims" (Jordans). Contributing editor to "Guide to occupational Illness Claims" (Jordans). Contributing editor to 9 Gough Square publication - "Guide to Clinical Negligence Claims".

Career

King’s College London BA Hons, Inns of Court School of Law BVC 1998, Gray’s Inn Goldie Scholar 1998, Called 1998.

Member

Personal Injuries Bar Association

 Professional Negligence Bar Association

 AvMA.

Education

BA Hons King's College London, Gray's Inn Goldie Scholar (BVC Year).

Leisure

A very keen, but increasingly less effective, cricketer.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – 2019 silks

Giles Mooney QC - 9 Gough SquareHe is the go-to barrister and an all-rounder who is thorough, diligent and firm in his views.

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – 2019 silks

Giles Mooney QC - 9 Gough SquareHe is unflappable, a future silk material and will take a witness apart in cross examination in minutes.

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Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

Within: Travel law (including jurisdictional issues) – 2019 silks

Giles Mooney QC - 9 Gough SquareHe is a first-rate advocate and is fantastic with clients.

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