Monica Carss-Frisk > Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC
Blackstone Chambers
BLACKSTONE HOUSE, TEMPLE
LONDON
EC4Y 9BW
England

Living Wage

Position

Barrister specialising in public law (including regulatory, commercial judicial review, immigration), human rights, EU and competition, telecommunications and employment law (including discrimination). Full professional career details can be found at www.blackstonechambers.com.

Career

Qualified 1985; QC 2001; elected joint head of chambers 2012.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Administrative and public law (including local government)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersHer irresistible style of advocacy is extremely effective.

London Bar > Financial services regulation

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersA highly experienced regulatory barrister.

Blackstone Chambers is a ‘go-to set for complex financial services work‘, where you are ‘spoilt for choice’ because the ‘juniors and QCs are outstanding and have always make time for you‘. Recent highlights include R (Holmcroft) v KPMG LLP and others before the Court of Appeal in which seven members were involved, including Javan Herberg QC and Hanif Mussa for KPMG, Ben Jaffey QC for Barclays Bank, (an interested party), and Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Daniel Burgess for the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Members also acted for the FCA on the issuance of the Tesco market abuse Final Notice.

London Bar > Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersStands out for her ability to master complex detail quickly.

London Bar > Competition

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersShe looks for practical solutions to the most intractable of problems.

London Bar > EU Law

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 3

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersA leading lawyer in the practice area.

London Bar > Offshore

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 4

Monica Carss-Frisk QCBlackstone ChambersDevastatingly effective, clients love her.