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Chambers of Simon Readhead QC

LONDON, WC2A 1LF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
Fax:
Fax 020 7404 9876
DX:
364 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Email:
Web:
https://www.1chancerylane.com
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC), Nicola Atkins, London, ENGLAND

Nicola Atkins

Tel:
Work 020 7092 2900
Email:
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in professional liability, property damage, construction and insurance.  Nicola's professional liability work focuses on claims brought against construction professionals, surveyors and valuers, property agents, and lawyers.  She has extensive advocacy experience both as sole and junior counsel in the County Courts, High Court and Court of Appeal and in arbitrations.  Recent reported cases include Williams (1) Waistell (2) v Network Rail Infrastructure Ltd [2018] EWCA Civ 1514 in which Nicola was led (having successfully appeared as sole counsel at first instance) by Stephen Tromans QC and Justine Thornton QC.

Career

Called 2012, Middle Temple (Astbury and Jules Thorn Scholar)
Tenant 2014, 1 Chancery Lane Chambers

Member

PNBA; Chancery Bar Association; LCLCBA (Secretary of the Association)

Education

Oxford University (BA Hons, History)
University College London (MA Legal and Political Theory, Distinction)
City University (GDL, Distinction)
City University (BPTC, Very Competent)

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