Patrick Halliday > Chambers of James Goudie KC and Daniel Stilitz KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of James Goudie KC and Daniel Stilitz KC
11KBW
11 KING'S BENCH WALK
TEMPLE, LONDON
EC4Y 7EQ
England

Living Wage

Position

Member of 11KBW.  Called 2005.

Career

Former pupil to Philip Sales (now Lord Sales). Specialist in procurement, employment (including High Court claims against former employees) and pensions (in particular in relation to public sector schemes and discrimination).  Recent cases include:  R (BT plc) v HM Treasury [2020] EWCA Civ 1 (indexation of public sector pensions); Sanderson v NHS Business Services Authority [2019] EWHC 2900 (Ch) (death in service under NHS pension scheme); 2019 Rail Franchising Litigation [2019] EWCA Civ 2259 (time limits in procurement claims); AEW Europe LLP v Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council [2019] EWHC 2050 (TCC) (whether declaration of ineffectiveness available against development agreement); R (Wylde) v Waverley BC [2017] EWHC 466 (Admin) (JR, standing, procurement challenges); Asda Stores Ltd v Brierley [2019] EWCA Civ 44 (whether workers in different establishments were ‘comparable’); LS Systems v Scott [2015] EWHC 1335 (Ch) (director’s breach of fiduciary duties, misappropriation, proprietary relief); Baha Mousa Public Inquiry (2008 – 2011).

Languages

French and Spanish (basic).

Memberships

Gray’s Inn.

Education

Pembroke, Cambridge (2000 BA Hons Social and Political Sciences, 1st); City University (2004 Dip Law, Distinction).

Leisure

Running, cycling, reading.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Pensions

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Patrick Halliday  – 11KBW ‘Patrick is an excellent lawyer who has brought his forensic skills to the field of pensions with some success. He is particularly adept at dealing with statutory pension schemes or the statutory regimes applying more generally to occupational pensions.’

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Patrick Halliday11KBWAn extraordinary ability to cut to the heart of the most complex issues. He is calm, thoughtful and very persuasive, both in his advocacy and in settling lay client anxieties. A superstar barrister and a go-to support for the most difficult cases.

London Bar > Public procurement

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Patrick Halliday11KBW ‘Meticulous attention to detail, excellent drafting skills, and he makes himself available. He provides clear, considered, practical advice.’