Top Ranked Set

The 2021 edition of Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500 UK Bar 2021 has been announced and Park Square Barristers has a very strong presence across all practice areas and are delighted to have increased our number of individual entries in The Legal 500 to 51 Barristers ranked across 7 practice areas and in […]

Lucy Brown returns from maternity leave

We are delighted to welcome Lucy Brown back from maternity leave. Lucy resumes full time practice from Monday 5th October. Lucy continues to practice in criminal and regulatory matters, appearing for both defence and prosecution. She is a Grade 3 prosecutor. Lucy was called to the Bar in 2016, having previously practiced as a solicitor […]

When are the costs of representation at an inquest recoverable in subsequent civil proceedings?

In  Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service v Veevers [2020] EWHC 2550 (Comm) HHJ Pearce considered whether the cost of legal representation at an inquest was recoverable in principle from the Defendant at the conclusion of a successful civil claim. The Defendant had  written to the Claimant in open correspondence that the claims would be dealt with, “on a full basis”, but that they were not in a position to consider making an admission of liability.