Ms Kuljit Bhogal > Cornerstone Barristers > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Cornerstone Barristers


Housing; local government; administrative and public law; Court of Protection


Called 1998, Lincoln’s Inn.

Kuljit has a broad practice with particular specialisms in housing, local government, public law and judicial review, and Court of Protection. She acts for local authorities, housing associations and health bodies, as well as for private landlords and developers. She advises on the full range of local authority functions and has an excellent understanding of the pressures faced by public bodies. Having represented and advised private landlords and developers, she is also well placed to understand the need of her private dients.

Kuljtt has extensive experience of policy and governance issues. Her recent work has ranged from governance (and other) issues relating to Public Space Protection Orders, the contracting out of local authority functions (in particular, homelessness functions) and the legalfty of Part VI Allocation Schemes, including local residence and ‘community contribution’ requirements.

She works quickly and efficiently and is accessible to her clients who can reach her when they need her. Recent cases include: successful defence of the challenge to the Ealing abortion clinic safe zone Public Spaces Protection Order: Dulgheriu v Ealing LBC, [2018] EWHC 1667 (Admin) She was instructed by Richmond LBC it is successful defence of its dog control PSPO: Summers v Richmond Upon Thames LBC [2018) E\f\Jl-lC 782 (Admin) She has advised the Mayor on his Housing Strategy for London and was instructed in Tachie v Welwyn Hatfield BC {2013] EVVHC 3972 (QB); [2014] PTSR 66, a case which concerned the contracting out of homelessness functions.

Author of Cornerstone on Anti-Social Behaviour: The New Law.


Panjabi, Hindi.


Founding supporter of Social Housing Lawyers Association (SHLA); Constitutional and Administrative Law Bar Association (ALBA).


King’s College, University of London (1997 LLB Hons); BVC; ICSL.


Kuljit enjoys travel and good food

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Local government (including rating law)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Kuljit BhogalCornerstone BarristersKuljit’s knowledge and expertise in antisocial behaviour has been the driving force behind solving difficult issues for local authorities.’

London Bar > Social housing

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Kuljit BhogalCornerstone BarristersKuljit is a superb counsel – her advice is thorough and knowledgeable. Her advocacy skills are excellent: she delivers with assuredness, resilience and eloquence.

London Bar > Administrative and public law (including elections)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Kuljit BhogalCornerstone Barristers