Dennis Hamill (Door Tenant) > Chambers of David Josse KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of David Josse KC
5 St Andrews Hill
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A specialist barrister in professional discipline, regulatory law, inquests and inquiries.


Dennis is a door tenant at 5SAH and a member of our Professional Discipline and Regulatory Team and the Inquests and Inquiries Team. Dennis also practises in Northern Ireland in both professional discipline and regulatory alongside his broad civil practice. Dennis mainly represents regulated individuals in the medical and healthcare professions.

Dennis is also experienced in inquest work and has been instructed to act for a number of ‘interested persons’ involved in a Coroner’s inquest. His experience includes advising on witness statements and disclosure. He provides advocacy at pre-inquest reviews and at the inquest itself. Dennis has experience in public inquiries and has acted for a number of witnesses in “troubles” related public inquiries in Northern Ireland.

Dennis was called to the Bar in Northern Ireland in 2016, called to the Bar in Ireland in September 2020, and called to the Bar of England & Wales in November 2020.


  • Dennis was called to the Bar of NI in 2016, Ireland 2020 and England & Wales in 2016
  • Dennis is a member of the Government Legal Service (NI) “C” panel.
  • He is also a former Vice Chairman of the Discipline Committee of the Irish Football Association.

Additional Information

  • Dennis is a qualified mediator.
  • Prior to being called to the Bar he was a solicitor in private practice for almost 14 years. As a solicitor he was recognised in Chambers and Partners as a leading practitioner in claimant personal injury work. He was also recognised for his general litigation work.


  • Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers (ARDL)
  • Pro Bono Committee of the Bar of NI
  • Young Bar Association
  • Irish Legal History Society