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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

Grahame Aldous QC

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

Position



Personal injury. Clinical negligence. Catastrophic injury claims and claims involving maritime and foreign jurisdiction issues. Complex and novel points of law. Cases include: Marchioness Disaster, Simmons v Castle (Court of Appeal, damages uplift), Acori v Algol Maritime (Privy Council and Supreme Court of Gibraltar/ITWF Seaman's Contracts), Hatswell v Goldbergs (Court of Appeal: clinical/solicitors negligence), Johnstone v Whipps Cross Hospital (Court of Appeal, clinical negligence), Booth v Phillips (UK Admiralty Court Jurisdiction), Dickins v O2 (Court of Appeal; work stress), Joshi v Toyo Tires (QBD Product Liability injury, defective tyre), Braganza v BP (Admiralty Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court, death at sea), EXP v Barker (QBD, Court of Appeal, Clinical Negligence). Also known as a mediator.

 

Career

Called 1979, Recorder 2000, CEDR Mediator 2006, Silk 2008. Head of Chambers 2008-2013. Advocacy Trainer.

Member

PNBA, PIBA, APIL Fellow.

Education

LLB Hons (Exon) (1978).

Leisure

Ocean sailing. Raced round Cape Horn in 1990 Whitbread Round the World Yacht Race. Sailed Atlantic on tall ship with disabled/able-bodied crew in the Norton Rose Sail the World Challenge, 2013. RYA Yachtmaster.


London Bar

Clinical negligence

Within: Clinical negligence – Leading silks

Grahame Aldous QC - 9 Gough SquareA powerful advocate who is recommended to anyone who has a complex issue.

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Personal injury, industrial disease and insurance fraud

Within: Personal injury – Leading silks

Grahame Aldous QC - 9 Gough SquareFirst-class silk, provides exceptionally clear advice and has a wonderful way with clients.

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Travel law (including jurisdictional issues)

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

Grahame Aldous QC - 9 Gough SquareHe has good a knowledgebase and shaped the law in a number of cases.

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