Ms Hazel Hobbs > Chambers of Lucinda Davis > Chichester, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Lucinda Davis
Pallant Chambers
12 NORTH PALLANT
CHICHESTER
PO19 1TQ
England

Position

Hazel practises predominantly in commercial and property law with her main areas of interest company law and insolvency complimenting her experience in the tax and accountancy industry. Hazel previously dealt with both personal and corporate taxation whilst being a partner in her family’s tax and accountancy firm. In particular Hazel’s in-depth knowledge of the inner workings of a range of different businesses enables her to tailor her approach to each client’s specific needs. Hazel always endeavours to put her clients at ease in their stressful journey throughout litigation.

Hazel is a seasoned advocate and prides herself on meticulous preparation and her ability to think on her feet. Her previous experience practising in criminal law has given her extensive experience in advocacy and working under pressure. Hazel has received awards for her advocacy abilities including a bursary from the Criminal Bar Association for an “outstanding performance in advocacy.” Before coming to the Bar Hazel undertook a legal internship in Shanghai. Whilst in Shanghai Hazel’s firm dealt with large commercial transactions between the US and China.  Hazel also speaks conversational Mandarin which she was able to develop from her legal internship in Shanghai in 2014 and has continued to learn to date.

Hazel is currently working towards her Chartered Tax advisor’s qualification specialising in trusts, IHT and owner-managed businesses. This year Hazel will be undertaking a three month placement in Dubai at Al Tamimi and Co and the Dubai International Finance Courts. During her placement Hazel will be working on international commercial matters.

Hazel also accepts instructions in personal injury on behalf of both Claimants and Defendants.

Career

Called 2016, Middle Temple

Education

LLB Hons