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Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC

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Daniel Burgess

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Blackstone Chambers (Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC)


Barrister specialising in commercial law; financial services; public law and human rights; media, entertainment and sport; EU and competition; employment. Full professional career details can be found at


Qualified 2011, Inner Temple Inn.

London Bar

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Blackstone Chambers is praised for its 'strong expertise across a range of areas', with 'some genuine heavyweight advocates at the more senior end, together with really impressive juniors who will no doubt be stars of the future'. Clients add that the set's 'commitment to pro-bono work is also very impressive', while it also stands out for its combination of expertise in public and civil law. Major recent instructions included Reignwood and Ors v Ni and Ors, where Anthony Peto QC represented Reignwood as part of a team of four members, including Daniel Burgess. Seven members were also involved on the Ingenious Litigation, including Robert Anderson QC and Andrew Hunter QC. Pushpinder Saini QC will join the Queen’s Bench Division on 1 October 2019.

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Financial services regulation

Within: Leading Juniors

Daniel Burgess - Blackstone ChambersAn insightful and tenacious junior counsel who is running up the financial services regulatory ladder two steps at a time.

Within: Financial services regulation

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.

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Media and entertainment (including art and cultural property)

Within: Media and entertainment - Leading Juniors

Daniel Burgess - Blackstone ChambersA very knowledgeable and self-assured advocate.

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