Katherine Eddy > 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

Barrister specialising in employment, education and public law.

Career

Called 2009; Inner Temple.

Memberships

ELBA; COMBAR.

Education

Queen’s University, Canada (2001 BA Hons, politics); King’s College, Cambridge (2002 MPhil, political thought and intellectual history); Balliol College, Oxford (2005 DPhil, political theory); City University, London (2008 GDL); City Law School, London (2009 BVC).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Katherine Eddy11KBWKatherine has almost too many strengths to list them all: exceptionally thorough in her preparation, with an awe-inspiring attention to detail; laser-focused, tenacious and agile in the hearing itself, and able to respond with speed and precision to unexpected points; supremely sharp and effective in cross-examination; and excellent with clients.

London Bar > Administrative law and human rights

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Katherine Eddy11KBW ‘She’s extremely responsive, bright and practical – a superstar junior.’

London Bar > Education

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Katherine Eddy11KBWKatherine is extremely intelligent, forensic and strategically-minded. She consistently provides valuable insights. Her advocacy style combines robust delivery with a professional demeanour.

11KBW is widely recognised for its excellent track record in handling the full range of education law matters. Among recent instructions, Andrew Sharland KC acted for an education charity in R v Secretary of State for Education and the LB of Lambeth, concerning the council’s alleged failure to provide compensation for the transfer of property where the charity had previously a school. Tom Cross acted for the claimant in a case challenging advice provided by a local authority to schools on teaching of matters pertaining to gender and sex. Katherine Eddy fields particular expertise in handling high-profile discrimination claims brought against universities. The senior end of the team was further bolstered by Joanne Clement KC taking silk in March 2022.