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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:
www.1chancerylane.com
1 CHANCERY LANE (Chambers of Simon Readhead QC), John Norman, London, ENGLAND

John Norman

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

Position

Barrister with expertise in professional negligence and other insurance and property-related claims, contract and commercial, public and regulatory, and personal injury law. He has particular experience in education claims. Cases include: Brown v Richmond Upon Thames LBC [2012]; DD v (1) Durham CC (2) Middlesbrough CC [2012]; ABB, BBB, CBB, DBB v Milton Keynes Council [2011]; Vaile v Havering LBC [2011]; Stevenson and ors v Southwark LBC [2011]; Ahmad v Brent LBC and ors [2011]; Jubilee Motor Policies Syndicate 1231 v Volvo Truck and Bus (Southern) Ltd [2010]; West Sussex CC v Russell [2010] CA; Nuttall v Sutton LBC [2009]; Palmer v Palmer and PZ Products Ltd [2008]; Kendall v Southwark BC [2007]; St Helens Metropolitan Borough Council v Barnes [2006] CA; Clark v Chief Constable of Essex [2006]; Labrooy v LB Hammersmith [2006]; Tesco and anor v Pollard [2006]; Skipper v Calderdale and anor [2006]; Moy v Pettman-Smith [2005] HL; Flaxman-Binns v Lincolnshire CC [2004] CA; Mark Whitlam v Andrew Hazel (for Lloyd’s Syndicate 260) [2004] CA; Margaret Brennan v Bolt Burdon, LB of Islington and Other [2004] CA.

Career

Called 1979; Lincoln’s Inn; publications: specialist editor ‘Pittaway and Hammerton: Professional Negligence Cases’ (Butterworths 1998); contributor to ‘Local Authority Liability’ (Morrell and Foster, 4th edition).

Languages

German, French.

Member

PNBA; London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association.

Education

Sherborne School; London School of Economics (1978 LLB Hons).

Leisure

Tennis, cricket.

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