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Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC

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BLACKSTONE HOUSE, TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 9BW, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7583 1770
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www.blackstonechambers.com

Catherine Callaghan QC

Tel:
Work 020 7583 1770
Email:
Blackstone Chambers (Chambers of Monica Carss-Frisk QC and Anthony Peto QC)

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.


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: Administrative and public law (including local government) – 2018 silks

Catherine Callaghan QC - Blackstone ChambersShe is a great advocate, rigorous and insightful.

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

Within: Civil liberties and human rights (including actions against the police) – 2018 silks

Catherine Callaghan QC - Blackstone ChambersA deft legal tactician with sound judgement.

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Education

Within: Education – 2018 silks

Catherine Callaghan QC - Blackstone ChambersShe is a hugely able and impressive barrister; incisive written work and assured advocacy.

Within: Education

Blackstone Chambershas amazing strength in depth in public law’. It acts for a wide range of schools and other educational institutions, as well as the Secretary of State on varied matters, such as in R v Secretary of State for Education where Catherine Callaghan QC successfully resisted a threatened judicial review challenge to a decision approving the expansion of Weald of Kent Grammar School; the claimant group had argued the expansion onto a satellite site in Sevenoaks was in fact the creation of a new grammar school.

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Employment

Within: Employment – 2018 silks

Catherine Callaghan QC - Blackstone ChambersShe combines an outstanding grasp of the detail with a brilliant manner.

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Professional discipline and regulatory law

Within: Professional discipline and regulatory law – 2018 silks

Catherine Callaghan QC - Blackstone ChambersHer work includes discipline cases with equalities issues.

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