Lucy McCormick > Chambers of Charles Gibson QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Charles Gibson QC
Henderson Chambers

Work Department

Commercial; Insurance and Property Damage; Personal Injury, Health & Safety, Inquests; Product Liability and Group Actions; Property; Technology


Lucy specialises in commercial dispute resolution, with expertise across a range of industry sectors.


Called to the Bar by Middle Temple (2008); Judicial Assistant to Mummery LJ, Royal Courts of Justice (2008); Intern to the Financial Markets Law Committee, Bank of England (2009);  Secondment to HSBC to assist with the FCA’s Interest Rate Hedging Product Review (2014); Attorney General’s ‘C’ Panel of Junior Counsel to the Crown (2016-present); Middle Temple Advocacy Trainer (2017-present); 


British Insurance Law Association (BILA); Commercial Bar Association (COMBAR); Health and Safety Lawyers’ Association (HSLA); Personal Injury Bar Association (PIBA); Property Bar Association (PBA); Society for Computers and Law (SCL).


Modern History, Somerville College Oxford (First class) (2003-6); Graduate Diploma in Law, Oxford Brookes (2006-7); Bar Vocational Course, ICSL (2007-8). Awards and scholarships include: Coombs Exhibition, Somerville College, Oxford (2003), Mary Somerville Prize, Somerville College, Oxford (2006); Eugene Lee Hamilton Prize, Oxford (2006); Queen Mother’s Scholarship (CPE), Middle Temple (2006); Queen Mother’s Scholarship (BVC), Middle Temple (2007).


Wine tasting; boxing.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Property litigation

Within: Leading Juniors -

Lucy McCormick

Henderson Chambers

Has all the requisites one would expect of a top-class advocate.

Henderson Chambers is a ‘good set, with considerable strength in property related-law’, according to clients. Chambers’ members are active on both the domestic and commercial property fronts with experience in property damage, right to light, co-ownership, trusts of land, environmental, and landlord and tenant disputes. Lucy McCormick recently acted on Radiosites Ltd v O’Connor, a dispute over a telecommunications tower which resulted in an application or an injunction to obtain access.

London Bar > Agriculture

Within: Leading Juniors -

Lucy McCormick

Henderson Chambers

Poised, meticulously prepared and persuasive on her feet.