Gwydion Hughes > Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC
9 Park Place
CF10 3DP
Gwydion Hughes photo


Barrister handling Chancery and commercial work, insolvency, company law and banking. Also specialises in local government matters, property, landlord and tenant, planning and environmental law. In addition, focuses on probate, inheritance and trusts, professional negligence, personal injury and licensing.


Called 1994, Gray’s Inn; appointed to the Welsh Assembly Commission’s panel of counsel in relation to real property and commercial work.


Chancery Bar Association; Wales Commercial Law Association; Wales & Chester Circuit Specialist Court Bar Association.


University College of Wales, Cardiff (LLB).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Wales and Chester Circuit > Chancery, probate, and tax

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Gwydion Hughes9 Park PlaceHe stands alone as the best barrister in South Wales for Chancery work.

Angharad Davies at 9 Park Place handles a wide range of Chancery matters such as constructive trusts proprietary estoppel and contractual claims, but also has expertise in contentious probate and the interpretation of wills. Gwydion Hughes has a track record of, among other matters, Beddoe applications.