Toby Riley-smith > Chambers of Charles Gibson QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Charles Gibson QC
Henderson Chambers
2 HARCOURT BUILDINGS, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9DB
England

Work Department

Product liability, consumer, personal injury, health and safety, environment, commercial and contractual (sale of goods and consumer credit).

Position

Barrister specialising in product liability; health and safety; commercial/consumer including consumer credit and asset finance; personal injury including occupier’s liability and road traffic accidents; business law.

Career

Called 1995; Jules Thorne scholar, Middle Temple 1994; publications: contributor to Volume 9 (1) of ‘Halsbury’s Laws – Consumer Credit’ (1998); contributor to volume 37 of ‘Halsbury’s Law – Practice and Procedure’; contributor to ‘Product Liability: ?Law and Insurance’ LLP (2000); contributing editor ‘Goode: Consumer Credit Law and Practice’ (2003); author Blackstone’s ?’Guide to the Consumer Credit Act’ 2006; CEDR accredited mediator; editor of ‘Butterworth’s Commercial and Consumer Law Handbook 2008’.

Memberships

Personal Injury Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association; CEDR; Health and Safety Lawyers Association.

Education

Eton College; Trinity College, Cambridge (MA).

Leisure

Cricket, shooting, opera, racing, and growing family.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Product liability

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Very easy to work with; great with commercial clients; really understands the detail and a fantastic advocate.

London Bar > Health and safety

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A first-class advocate: steely, effective, and charming.

London Bar > Financial services regulation

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Excellent – has vast experience and offers commercially sensible advice.

London Bar > Environment

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A first-class advocate with an exceptional intellect – steely and effective, but charming and polite.

London Bar > Consumer

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Vast experience, enormous intellectual ability and commercial acumen.

Henderson Chambers ‘has a range of barristers from the young and talented to people of undoubted seniority and authority‘. The set is highly regarded for health and safety, product liability, and consumer law. Recent instructions for Toby Riley-smith QC include his representation of Whirlpool Corporation in the Grenfell Tower inquiry. Nazeer Chowdhury acted in the VW emissions group action litigation.