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Legal 500 overview of Oriel Chambers 2020

Oriel Chambers has again received recognition in the  Legal 500 annual review for the Oriel Chambers' clerks and recommendations of the following barristers.

 


A well-respected set in Liverpool, as evidenced by the experience of counsel in the set and how long they have stayed there’, Oriel Chambers ‘attracts high-calibre counsel’. The set has a strong track record in personal injury, regulatory, and commercial matters, and its family team is also well-regarded by clients. Chambers director Sarah Cavanagh and chambers manager Paul Thompson are ‘first class: proactive, pragmatic, approachable, and friendly’; Julie Konarski clerks the Preston annexe. 

 


REGIONAL BAR : NORTHERN CIRCUIT

CLINICAL NEGLIGENCE
Leading juniors

Oriel Chambers is home to defendant clinical negligence specialist Yaqub Rahman, an 'excellent negotiator' who is recommended by clients for his performance in mediation. Recent cases deal with issues such as missed diagnoses, historic claims, and negligent treatment of injuries.

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Yaqub Rahman

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Personal injury and Clinical Negligence

Ranked: tier 1

" Intelligent and client-focused, he always goes the extra mile to achieve the best outcome.. "

 

COMMERCIAL, BANKING, INSOLVENCY AND CHANCERY LAW
Leading juniors

Oriel Chambers is home to Richard Bradley and Paul Brant, experienced practitioners who specialise in contractual disputes and Chancery cases respectively.

 

 

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Richard Bradley

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Commercial, Banking, Insolvency and Chancery Law

Ranked: tier 2

‘ Forceful, knowledgeable and well-respected. ’

 

 

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Paul Brant

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Commercial, Banking, Insolvency and Chancery Law

Ranked: tier 2

Extremely adaptable and client-friendly

 

INQUESTS AND INQUIRIES
Leading juniors

Timothy Holloway at Oriel Chambers represents the prison service in death in custody cases and the probation service in inquests involving persons released on licence.

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Tim Holloway

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Inquests and Inquiries

Ranked: tier 1

" Particularly experienced with deaths in custody. "

 

PERSONAL INJURY
Leading juniors

Yaqub Rahman is the key practitioner at Oriel Chambers as regards to personal injury law. He is particularly experienced with defendant work, as well as cases involving complex medical causation arguments.

 

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Yaqub Rahman

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Personal injury and Clinical Negligence

Ranked: tier 1

" Reliable, dynamic and thorough. "

 

REGULATORY, HEALTH AND SAFETY, AND LICENSING
Leading juniors

At Oriel Chambers, Richard Bradley is particularly noted for his experience in environmental and other regulatory prosecutions, acting for clients including the Environment Agency and Drinking Water Inspectorate.

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Richard Bradley

Northern Circuit — Leading Juniors

Regulatory, Health and Safety, and Licensing

Ranked: tier 1

" Extremely thorough and an excellent advocate. "


 

 

 

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