Giles Powell > Chambers of Oliver Segal KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Oliver Segal KC
Old Square Chambers
10-11 BEDFORD ROW
LONDON
WC1R 4BU
England
Giles Powell photo

Work Department

Employment and discrimination, professional discipline.

Position

Giles practices in Administrative and Public Law, Employment, Partnership, Professional Discipline and Sports Law. He also undertakes Commercial and Company law cases where they are interrelated with Employment or Partnership issues. He has been involved in a number of high profile Employment and Professional Discipline cases including Thames Cleaning & Support Services Ltd v (1) United Voices of the World (2) Petros Elia [2016] (QB), L Small v Shrewsbury & Telford Hospitals NHS Trust (2015) EAT, R (on the application of Sagar) v NHS Health Education England [2014] Admin, Chakrabarty v Ipswich Hospitals NHS Trust [2014] QB, and Mattu v University Hospitals of Coventry and Warwickshire [2012] CA. ’

 

Career

Called 1990 Gray’s Inn. Old Square Chambers May 2008.

Publications:

Contributor to West Law Online Encyclopedia, Employment Topics; and to ‘Equality and Discrimination Law’, Oxford University Press, European Court of Justice Procedure (to be published).

Languages

French.

Memberships

ALBA, Bar Pro Bono, ELA, ELLAS South Eastern Circuit Committee

Education

Wycliffe College; Hereford Sixth Form College; University College, Cardiff (LLB Hons).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Professional disciplinary and regulatory law

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

Giles PowellOld Square ChambersA tenacious and knowledgeable advocate.

London Bar > Employment

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 5

Giles Powell – Old Square Chambers ‘A skilled advocate, who is very experienced in employment litigation in the medical professional field – very effective in court.