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9th Sep 2021News

Alison Levitt QC’s Independent Review report published

The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (“RICS”) today published in full the report prepared by Alison Levitt QC and Chris Foulkes following her Independent Review in respect of issues raised in 2018 and 2019 following the commissioning by the RICS audit committee of an internal Treasury Management audit. In an online press briefing also attended […]

3rd Sep 2021News

IICSA report concludes that child sexual abuse has been found in most major UK religions

Nikita McNeill was Junior Counsel to the Inquiry in the investigation into Child Protection in Religious Organisations and Settings which examined evidence from 38 religious groups, including sects from Christianity, Judaism and Islam. The Inquiry heard evidence of shocking failings across a number of religious organisations. The report concluded that the figures provided to the […]

31st Aug 2021News

Marios Lambis and Gavin Irwin both shortlisted in Chambers UK Bar Awards 2021

Chambers is delighted to announce two nominations for the upcoming Chambers & Partners UK Bar Awards 2021: Professional Discipline Junior of the Year 2021 – Marios Lambis Crime Junior of the Year 2021 – Gavin Irwin The winners will be announced at the Chambers UK Bar Awards on 18th November 2021.             […]

20th Aug 2021News

Noise Abatement Notice quashed on appeal: Michael Rawlinson appearing

Michael Rawlinson has successfully appealed a Noise Abatement Notice on behalf of a commercial premises based in North Hertfordshire. Following a contested two-day hearing, and extensive written and oral submissions, the District Judge accepted characterisation of the notice as “premature” and also criticised North Hertfordshire Council for failing to meaningfully investigate the complaint at all […]