Mays v HM Senior Coroner for Kingston Upon Hull & The East Riding of Yorkshire, Divisional Court, 1st December 2021 On 1st December 2021 Janine Wolstenholme appeared on behalf of the Senior Coroner in the Divisional Court, before Lady Justice Simler, Mrs Justice May and HHJ Teague QC, the Chief Coroner for England & Wales, […]
Simon Connolly was instructed to represent the interests of an NHS Trust in connection with the death of Alex Theodossiadis, an internationally renowned, 25-year-old Leeds-based DJ who tragically died due to complications associated with meningitis, in January 2020. Alex began to suffer with flu-like symptoms early January before registering with a GP practice to seek […]
Kate Bisset represented the mother of Steven O’Neill in a 4 day inquest at the Harrogate Pavilions. Steven died in the River Ouse in April 2021, during a two week period in which 5 people died in the river.
We are delighted to announce that Kirsten Mercer has been appointed as Assistant Coroner in Northumberland .
Kirsten will sit part time whilst continuing with her inquest practice.
Kirsten is a highly experienced inquest advocate, who represents interested persons in a wide range of matters from deaths arising out of road traffic collisions to unlawful killing.
A warm welcome back to Anaum Riaz from maternity leave. Anaum has resumed her practice in family law, both public and private child, finance, civil and regulatory law. To view Anaum’s profile please click here. For further information please contact one of her clerks: Claudine Cooper on 0113 202 8604 Paul Foster on 0113 213 […]
Mark McKone QC and Craig Hassall QC were appointed as Queens Counsel back in December 2020 but the swearing in ceremony was delayed due to the pandemic.
We are delighted to announce that Kate Bisset has been appointed as Assistant Coroner in Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen .
Kate will sit part time whilst continuing with her inquest practice.
The daughter of a Pathologist, Kate grew up with inquests as a normal part of life.
The 2022 edition of Chambers & Partners has been announced and PSQB has increased its number of rankings.