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Old Square Chambers

Chambers of Mark Sutton QC

10-11 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4BU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7269 0300
Fax:
Fax 020 7405 1387
DX:
1046 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.oldsquare.co.uk
Bristol, London

Nadia Motraghi

Tel:
Work 020 7269 0300
Email:
Old Square Chambers (Chambers of Mark Sutton QC)

Work Department

Employment and discrimination; personal injury.

Position

Nadia specialises in employment law, professional regulation and public law including public procurement. Her practice spans the Tribunals, High Court and all levels of appeal. She acts for employees and employers in all areas of employment law especially discrimination of all types, whistleblowing, TUPE, breach of contract, trade union cases and injunctions (industrial action, restrictive covenants, MHPS).  In professional discipline, she represents individuals before their regulators and at all levels of appeal. Her clients are in the public sector (NHS, local government), private sector (especially banking and technology) and trade unions. Nadia's public law and public procurement work is mainly in the healthcare sector.

Career

St John’s College, Oxford (MA Jurisprudence); Harvard Law School (LLM, Frank Knox Fellow); College of Law (BVC Outstanding; Bedingfield Scholar, Ede & Ravenscourt Prize for Best Student). Nadia worked for the Law Commission and held lecturing posts at several universities. Formerly a Barrister Member of the Bar Disciplinary Tribunal. Currently a Member of the Advisory Committee on Conscientious Objectors (ACCO), an NDPB advising the Ministry of Defence.

Languages

French, Persian.

Member

ARDL, ELA, ELBA, ILS


London Bar

Administrative and public law (including local government)

Within: Administrative and public law (including local government) – Leading juniors

Nadia Motraghi - Old Square ChambersShe is very user friendly and is always on top of the papers.

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Employment

Within: Employment – Leading juniors

Nadia Motraghi - Old Square ChambersShe is incisive, clear and quickly gets to the root of the matter.

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Professional discipline and regulatory law

Within: Professional discipline and regulatory law – Leading juniors

Nadia Motraghi - Old Square ChambersAt ease when shifting gear in to tackling technical issues very well.

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Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Public law

Within: Public law – Leading juniors

Nadia Motraghi - Old Square ChambersA first-class advocate.

Within: Public law

Old Square Chambers houses Nadia Motraghi, who continues to represent trade unions in the ongoing Pitchford Inquiry concerning allegations of blacklisting and victimisation by undercover police.

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