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Chambers of Andrew Thomas QC

TOWER 12, BRIDGE STREET, SPINNINGFIELDS, MANCHESTER, M3 3BZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 832 5701
Fax:
Fax 0161 832 0839
DX:
14338 MANCHESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.lincolnhousechambers.com

Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

Criminal law is a mainstay of Lincoln House Chambers’ practice, housing barristers who are well versed in cases involving historical sexual abuse, drugs conspiracies, fraud, homicide and serious violence. Regulatory law is another cornerstone area of instruction. The β€˜calm and measured’ David Wright (β€˜a brilliant asset to the chambers’) leads the β€˜responsive’ clerking team. Offices in: Manchester

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Regional Bar

Set overviews: England and Wales

Criminal law is a mainstay of Lincoln House Chambers’ practice, housing barristers who are well versed in cases involving historical sexual abuse, drugs conspiracies, fraud, homicide and serious violence. Regulatory law is another cornerstone area of instruction. The β€˜calm and measured’ David Wright (β€˜a brilliant asset to the chambers’) leads the β€˜responsive’ clerking team. Offices in: Manchester

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Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Crime

With an established reputation in criminal law, Lincoln House Chambers members frequently handles high-profile cases of homicide, money laundering, multi-defendant drugs and firearms conspiracies along with serious sexual offences.

Crime – Leading silks

Alistair Webster QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜He provides first-rate strategic advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Andrew Thomas QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜He has fantastic attention to detail and great tactical nous.’

Ranked: tier 1

Chris Daw QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A highly recommended crime silk.’

Ranked: tier 1

Kate Blackwell QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Her speeches are pure genius.’

Ranked: tier 1

Simon Csoka QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A silk who oozes class.’

Ranked: tier 1
Crime – Leading juniors

Alexander Leach - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Recent work includes multi-defendant drugs conspiracies.’

Ranked: tier 1

Daniel Thomas - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜His court demeanour belies his years of call.’

Ranked: tier 1

Gerard Doran - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜He is brilliant in court; clients warm to him.’

Ranked: tier 1

Mark Ford - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A very determined barrister.’

Ranked: tier 1

Neil Usher - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Fearsome in his pursuit of his client’s best interests.’

Ranked: tier 1

Richard Dawson - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Clients trust his advice.’

Ranked: tier 1

Simon Gurney - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A sagacious tactician.’

Ranked: tier 1

Tim Storrie - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Calm, measured and unafraid of a fight.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Inquests and inquiries

The inquests and inquiries group at Lincoln House Chambers acts for families and large public bodies in inquests. Past instructions for the set include representing the police in the high-profile Hillsborough inquests.

Inquests and inquiries – Leading juniors

Andrew Nuttall - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Represents organisations and individuals in inquests.’

Ranked: tier 1

Austin Welch - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜An excellent tactician who is persuasive on his feet.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Leading sets
Northern Circuit – Leading sets - ranked: tier 1

Lincoln House Chambers (Manchester)

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Personal injury and clinical negligence

Ivan Bowley at Lincoln House Chambers has established expertise in industrial disease claims.

Personal injury and clinical negligence – Leading juniors

Ivan Bowley - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Very well known for his expertise in industrial disease claims.’

Ranked: tier 1

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Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing

Lincoln House Chambers’ regulatory group has β€˜strength in depth’, with members active across a wide range of health and safety matters. The set reports an uptick in professional disciplinary work involving medical professions and the police.

Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading silks

Andrew Thomas QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A top-class advocate with a sharp intellect.’

Ranked: tier 1

Lisa Roberts QC - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Well known for handling health and safety matters.’

Ranked: tier 1
Regulatory, health and safety, and licensing – Leading juniors

Austin Welch - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜He combines fantastic technical ability with great client care skills.’

Ranked: tier 1

Daniel Thomas - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜He has a fantastic grasp of health and safety law.’

Ranked: tier 1

Kevin Donnelly - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜A quick thinker who demonstrates a good grasp of the key issues in complex cases.’

Ranked: tier 1

Simon Gurney - Lincoln House Chambers β€˜Extremely bright and a master of strategy.’

Ranked: tier 1

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