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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
Old Square Chambers (Chambers of Mark Sutton QC), Deshpal Panesar, London, ENGLAND

Deshpal Panesar

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

Work Department

Employment.

Position

Deshpal is a specialist in Employment law.. Described as "the barrister of choice for a complex and lengthy case," he is widely praised for his formidable grasp of the issues in employment cases. Sources emphasise his mastery of discrimination legislation and that he is an excellent cross-examiner. Deshpal regularly acts in complex, high value claims and has a heavy successful appellate practice. Described in Chambers and Partners as ‘razor sharp and willing to assist at all times.’, ‘a cracking cross examiner ’, ‘a fantastic team worker’, ‘highly eloquent’ and ‘utterly reliable’, and in Legal 500 as ‘exceptionally well prepared’, he has been at the forefront of employment and discrimination litigation.

Career

Called 1993; lectures and writes regularly on employment law. Recent lectures and articles include age discrimination, Employment Tribunal procedure and whistleblowing.

Languages

English, French, Punjabi.

Member

Deshpal is Chair of ELBA, Chair of  the EAT user group and a member of the ELA and ILS.

Education

Foyle and Londonderry School; London School of Economics (LLB); Inns of Court Law School (very competent).

Leisure

Hiking, football, circuit training, writing comedy; director of Middle Temple Revels, Labour Party.

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