Catherine Callaghan KC > Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk KC and Anthony Peto KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk KC and Anthony Peto KC
Blackstone Chambers
Blackstone House, Temple
London
EC4Y 9BW
England

Living Wage

Position

Barrister specialising in public and administrative law; professional discipline and regulation; employment; pharmaceuticals; and sport. Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.

Career

Qualified 1999; Inner Temple.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional disciplinary and regulatory law

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 2

Catherine Callaghan KCBlackstone Chambers ‘Catherine is fast, responsive and clever. She also has an innate ability to know how the SRA thinks.

Blackstone Chambers has ‘an abundance of knowledge in the set on regulatory and disciplinary matters‘, with its barristers being regularly instructed on behalf of a range of regulatory authorities across the medical, optical, and legal sectors. In the Court of Appeal, Ivan Hare KC acted in Okpara v GMC, concerning the correct approach for a deference to the medical practitioners tribunal on appeal. In addition, Catherine Callaghan KC acted for the GMC in an appeal in the High Court concerning a doctor’s removal from the medical register following allegations of dishonesty and their failure to tell the truth in a disciplinary hearing.

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 2

Catherine Callaghan KCBlackstone ChambersHighly focused on the big picture but also has the ability to retain detail – the perfect mix.

London Bar > Administrative law and human rights

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 4

Catherine Callaghan KCBlackstone Chambers ‘She has good judgement, impresses clients, is good on paper, and is good in court.’

London Bar > Education

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 2

Catherine Callaghan KCBlackstone Chambers