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Chambers of Kevin de Haan QC and Jonathan Goulding

6-7 GOUGH SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3DE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7353 0924
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 2221
DX:
476 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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Web:
www.goughsq.co.uk
Gough Square Chambers (Chambers of Kevin de Haan QC and Jonathan Goulding), Anna Medvinskaia, London, ENGLAND

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Anna Medvinskaia

Tel:
Work 020 7353 0924
Email:
Gough Square Chambers (Chambers of Kevin de Haan QC and Jonathan Goulding)

Position

Anna practises in all areas of consumer and regulatory law.

Career

Called 2008 at Lincoln’s Inn. Experience in a number of international organisations, including the United Nations and the European Commission.
Specialism in consumer and regulatory law, including unfair trading, misleading and comparative advertising, product labelling and liability, consumer contracts, food law and regulated lending. Particular expertise in EU consumer law, the primary authority scheme and judicial reviews. Recent work includes acting on behalf of the Civil Aviation Authority in the Court of Appeal case of Gahan v Emirates (delay and missed connections under Regulation 261/2004) and acting as sole counsel in the Administrative Court on behalf of Newcastle City Council in R. (Kingston upon Hull City Council) v Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills [2016] EWHC 1064 (Admin).
Publications of note: contributing author, Kirk and Ross, Modem Financial Regulation (Jordans, 2013); EU law contributing editor and author of advertising chapter, Lewin and Kirk, Trading Standards: Law and Practice (Jordans, 2015).

Languages

English, French, Russian, Swedish.

Member

Bar European Group; Food Law Group.

Education

London School of Economics (2007 LLB); University of Cambridge (2011 LLM).


London Bar

Consumer

Within: Consumer – Leading juniors

Anna Medvinskaia - Gough Square ChambersA pure consumer law expert.

Within: Consumer

Gough Square Chambers is ‘top of the tree for consumer work’ with a set ‘full of genuine experts and specialists’ who are ‘user friendly and commercially aware’. Consumer protection regulation, trading standards and environmental health are its key areas of expertise. Iain Macdonald and Anna Medvinskaia represented the Civil Aviation Authority regarding passenger compensation claims under EU law for missed connection flights outside of the EU. Meanwhile, Jonathan Kirk QC defended Berkeley Burke SIPP Administration on a group litigation where the client allegedly miss-sold pension investments.

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