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Andrew Hogan

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Ropewalk Chambers (Ropewalk Chambers)

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Costs, planning and environmental, public sector and not-for-profit, personal injury.


Andrew has a strong academic background, having been awarded the grade of ‘Outstanding’ with a Certificate of Honour from the Inns of Court School of Law and being placed 6th out of 1,200 candidates in the Bar Examination of 1996. He is recognised nationally for his work in costs litigation and has strong practices in planning, environmental and local government law. He also undertakes a significant amount of personal injury litigation, industrial disease work and credit hire claims. He accepts Direct Access instructions in the field of planning and environmental law. Notable cases include: Savage v Mansfield District Council and Lindurst Group [2014] EWHC 600 (planning; environment; local government); Jade Hamnett v Essex County Council [2014] EWHC 246 (RTA; administrative; civil procedure; discrimination); R (on the application of Richard Hayden) v Erewash Borough Council and Simon Kelly [2013] EWHC 3527 (planning; local government); Dennis Rye Ltd v Bolsover District Council [2013] EWHC 1041 (nuisance; environment; local government); Allsop v Derbyshire Dales District Council [2012] EWHC 3562 (planning; local government); Michael Mark Anthony White (2) Michael Thomas White v South Derbyshire District Council [2012] EWHC3495 (licensing; planning; local government; criminal law; human rights); Webb v Environmental Agency LTL 6/4/2011 – QBD (Sweeney J) 5/4/2011 (civil procedure; costs; water); Smith v Countrywide Farmers Plc LTL 14/4/2010 – QBD (Cardiff) 11/02/2010 (legal advice and funding; costs; civil evidence); Gurdass Singh (a Minor by his Father and Litigation Friend Deldar Singh) v K Adams LTL 10/6/2009 – CC (Nottingham) 2/4/2009 (civil procedure; legal advice; funding); Amber Valley Borough Council v (1) Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government (2) Allan Northcott (3) Margaret Northcott [2009] EWHC 80 – QBD 23/1/2009 (planning; local government); Treharne and Others v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2008] EWHC 3222 – QBD 30/9/2008 (family law; human rights); Peter Andrew Avril v Stephen Boultby LTL 29/7/2008 – CC 14/5/2008 (civil procedure; costs; road traffic); R (on the application of Corus UK Limited) v Erewash Borough Council [2007] EWHC 2486 – QBD 12/10/2007 (planning; local government); Corus UK Limited v Erewash Borough Council [2006] EWHC 2486 – QBD 22/6/2006 (planning; civil procedure); Various Claimants v (1) Bryn Alyn Community (Holdings) Limited (in liquidation) (2) Royal and Sun Alliance Plc [2003] EWCA Civ 783 – CA 10/6/2003 (CPR; civil procedure; costs; personal injury); Various Claimants v (1) Bryn Alyn Community (Holdings) Limited (2) Royal and Sun Alliance Plc [2003] EWCA Civ 383 – CA 24/3/2003 (CPR; civil procedure; costs; personal injury); General Guarantee Finance Limited v Ronald Krajczynski LTL 7/11/2001 – Ch D 7/11/2001 (insolvency; equity; CPR; civil procedure); Bradley Hollins v H S Russell; Mark Edward Tichband v B Hurdman; Alison Duunn v Helen Ward; Dora May Pratt v Daniel David Michael Bull; John Joseph Worth v James Joseph McKenna [2003] EWCA Civ 718 – CA 22/5/2003 (civil procedure; costs; legal profession; personal injury); Paul David Cullen v John Coggins LTL 8/3/2000 – CA 8/3/2000 (transport; damages; negligence; personal injury); John Ian Purdy v Philip John Cambran LTL 17/12/1999 – CA 17/12/2009 (civil procedure; personal injury; civil evidence).


Called 1996.


Planning and Environmental Bar Association; Personal Injuries Bar Assocation; Health and Safety Lawyers Association; Discrimination Lawyers Association.


University of Bristol (LLB Hons); University of Sussex (LLM).

Regional Bar: Midland Circuit


Within: Leading Juniors

Andrew Hogan - Ropewalk ChambersA costs specialist.

Within: Costs

At Ropewalk ChambersAndrew Lyons and Andrew Hogan are the key names in costs litigation, taking instructions from solicitors as well as costing services. Issues such as qualified one-way costs shifting, success fees and after-the-event insurance are a particular area of expertise.

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