Joseph Edwards > Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC
9 Park Place
CF10 3DP


Accepts instructions in civil, crime, family and employment. Experience of mercantile and chancery work and of family work during pupillage. Now developing broad practice. Extensive experience of immigration and asylum work, including appeals to the Upper Tribunal and judicial reviews. Civil work experience includes contract disputes, construction litigation, property matters and costs.


Qualified 2011; Middle Temple. Pupillage at 9 Park Place, tenancy 2012.


Caerleon Comprehensive School; Jesus College, Oxford (BA in Philosophy, Politics and Economics, 2:1); Oxford Brookes University ( Graduate Diploma in Law, with Distinction); Kaplan Law School (Bar professional training course, very competent).



Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Wales and Chester Circuit > Immigration

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 1

Joseph Edwards9 Park PlaceHard working, determined, and always on top of the details.

9 Park Place‘s immigration team is primarily instructed on behalf of individuals, though Joseph Edwards also acts for the Home Office and local government. The set acts on matters including visa issues and asylum claims, where Nuhu Gobir has developed a particular specialism with clients who are at risk of persecution based on sexual orientation.