Laura Bassinder > Chambers of Richard Pratt QC > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Pratt QC
7 Harrington Street
7 HARRINGTON STREET
LIVERPOOL
L2 9YH
England

Work Department

Civil, Crime and Family Departments

Position

Civil
Acts for both Claimants and Defendants in a range of civil hearings, from interim applications to disposals and trials, in cases allocated to the small claims and fast track. Experience in dealing with credit hire claims and causation trials, and accepts instructions in drafting particulars of claim and advising on quantum and liability.

Crime
Appears in a variety of matters in the Magistrates Court, having acted both for the Defence and the Prosecution, in cases ranging from breach of bail hearings to trials and regulatory matters such as appeals against notices of abatement.

Family
Acts for Local Authorities in interlocutory and final hearings, and in that capacity deals with issues of timetabling, interim removal, urgent hearings and designation. Experienced in applications for non-molestation and occupation orders as well as having undertaken instructions in a number of private law children applicaitons.

Career

Call: 2015

Memberships

The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn
Criminal Bar Association
Durham Union Society
Amicus -ALJ
Young Legal Aid Lawyers
Merseyside Junior Lawyers Division
Association of Lawyers for Animal Welfare

Education

2015 – Called to the Bar of England and Wales by the Honourable Society of Lincoln’s inn
2014 -2015 Bar Professional Training Course, BPP Law School, Manchester – Very Competent
2013 – 2014 Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP Law School, Liverpool – Commendation
2009 – 2012 BA (Hons) Modern Languages, 2:1 University of Durham