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Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC

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11KBW (Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC), John Cavanagh QC, London, ENGLAND

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John Cavanagh QC

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11KBW (Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC)

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Specialist in employment law, public law and human rights including discrimination, equal pay, whistle-blowing, contract disputes, industrial action, TUPE, EC, education, election work. Important cases include: Police A19 cases (EAT, 2015); Reid and Brogden v Investec [2014] 1 IRLR 924 (Commercial Court); Lock v British Gas [2014] 1 RLR 302 (CJEU); USA v Nolan [2014] IRLR 302; Mattu v University Hospitals Coventry & Warwickshire [2013] ICR 270 (CA); O’Brien v Ministry of Justice [2013] UKSC 6, Halliburton v Ravat [2012] UKSC; Russell v Transocean [2011] UKSC S7; Eversheds v de Belin [2011] IRLR 448 (EAT); Ministry of Justice v O’Brien [2010] IRLR 883 (SC); USA v Nolan [2011] IRLR 40 (CA); De Belin v Eversheds (EAT, 2011); Pulham v London Borough of Barking and Dagenham [2010] IRLR 184 EAT; Stringer v HMRC [2009] ICR 985 (HL); Redcar and Cleveland Borough Council v Bainbridge [2009] ICR 133 (CA); Craig v Transocean [2009] IRLR 519 (EAT); Allen v GMB [2008] IRLR 690 (CA); BMA v Chaudhary [2007] IRLR 800; Redcar & Cleveland Council v Bainbridge (No 1) [2007] IRLR 984 (CA) and (No 2) [2007] IRLR 494 (EAT); GMB v Allen [2007] IRLR 752; Preston v Wolverhampton Healthcare (No 3) [2006] ICR 606 (HL). Employment Law Silk of the Year 2009 and shortlisted for Silk of the Year 2011.

Career

Called 1985; Middle Temple; QC 2001; recorder 2005; joint head of Chambers 11KBW 2013 to date; chair Employment law Bar Association 2005-07; administrative judge for Bank for International Settlements, Basel 2009 to date.

Member

Employment Law Bar Association; Administrative Law Bar Association; Commercial Bar Association; Employment Lawyers Association.

Education

Warwick School; New College, Oxford (1982 MA); Clare College, Cambridge (1983 LLM); University of Illinois, College of Law.


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Employment

Within: Employment – Leading silks

John Cavanagh QC - 11KBWTechnically able and beautifully clear in his advice.

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11KBW (Chambers of James Goudie QC and John Cavanagh QC)

  • Possession Proceedings 28 August 2012

    The lower courts continue to clarify the position following the decisions of the Supreme Court in Manchester City Council v Pinnock [2010] UKSC 45; [2011] 2 AC 104 and Hounslow London Borough Council v Powell [2011] UKSC 8; [2011] 2 AC 18 on the application of Article 8 ECHR to defend possession proceedings.
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