Miss Naomi Hawkes > 42 Bedford Row > London, England > Lawyer Profile

42 Bedford Row

Work Department

Social Housing


Naomi was called to the Bar in 1994. She has over 20 years’ experience as a trial advocate and has been instructed as the sole advocate in a number of appellate cases. In addition to representing clients in court and at mediation, she provides comprehensive advisory and drafting services.

Naomi was appointed as a Recorder in 2022.


Naomi was a Chairman of the Leasehold Valuation Tribunal from 2011 until 2013, when its functions were transferred to the First-Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber). She has been a Judge of the Residential Property Division of the Property Chamber of the First-tier Tribunal since 2013.

Since 2018, Naomi has been a Judge of the Land Registration Division of the Property Chamber of the First-tier Tribunal and a Judge of the First-tier Tribunal War Pensions and Armed Forces Chamber.

Naomi is an ADR Group Accredited Civil & Commercial Mediator, a member of the ADR Group Civil & Commercial Register and a Civil Mediation Council Registered Mediator. She is also Member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.


  • Chancery Bar Association
  • Property Bar Association


  • Downing College, Cambridge MA
  • Middle Temple Harmsworth Entrance Exhibition

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Social housing

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Naomi Hawkes42 Bedford RowNaomi is knowledgeable with many years experience of housing, property and litigation law and has excellent written communication skills.