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Joseph Hudson

Year of call:
2018 (Pupil)
Education:
2016
Université de Poitiers - Certificate in French Law
2017
Selwyn College, University of Cambridge - BA (Hons) Law
2018
BPP Law School - LLM Legal Practice (including BPTC) - Distinction (Outstanding)
Career:
2018
Pupil at Park Square Barristers, Leeds
2019
Level 1 prosecutor
Awards:
2017
BPTC Advocacy Scholarship, BPP
2017
ADR Competition Winner, St Philips Chambers
2017
Tancred Studentship, Lincoln’s Inn
2017
Hardwicke Entrance Award, Lincoln’s Inn
2018
Sunley Pupillage Scholarship, Lincoln’s Inn
2018
BPTC Professional Discipline Prize, BPP
2018
BPTC Munkman Prize for highest mark in Advocacy, Zenith Chambers
2018
2018 North Eastern Circuit Prize for Excellence on the BPTC

Joe has made appearances in the Crown Court and has defended many cases in the magistrates’ courts, dealing with violent, sexual and myriad other offences. He has received repeat instructions to deal with matters in the Youth Court. Joe regularly prosecutes sessions on behalf of the CPS and deals very considerately and effectively with witnesses and clients alike.

Prior to commencing pupillage, Joe worked as a legal researcher for Solomonic, a start-up data company, and as a Gateway Assessor at Chapeltown Citizens Advice Bureau. Joe combines his fine legal acumen with his grounding in the local community, having attended Roundhay High School, to provide a comprehensive service to clients.

Joe has a solid academic background, having studied Law at Cambridge, French Law in Poitiers and receiving numerous prizes and scholarships on his way to finishing top of his year on the BPTC and receiving a Distinction in his LLM.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Andrew Thornton on 0113 213 5202

Gina Hawkins on 0113 213 5205

Rebecca Wilson on 0113 213 5203

Hannah Dempsey on 0113 213 5211

Elaine Foster-Morgan on 0113 213 5217

Joe has been involved in a successful application to set aside default judgment and is interested in growing this area of his practice.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605

Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250

 

Joe accepts instructions in all areas of civil law and has particular experience with claims on the Small Claims Track. He has written advices and particulars of claim in employer’s liability cases, as well as conducting hearings on liability, quantum and credit hire. Joe responds in good time to instructions and can turn work around at short notice to meet a tight deadline.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605

Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250

Joe is a member of the ‘junior junior’ panel for Government Legal Department barristers. Joe has conducted a parole board hearing and is looking to grow his regulatory practice in all directions.

During the first six months of his pupillage, he was supervised by Robert Stevenson who gave Joe tutelage in and exposure to many areas of regulatory work including Health and Safety Executive prosecutions and inquests.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Madeleine Gray on 0113 202 8603

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250

Joe is currently undertaking his pupillage at Park Square Barristers.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605

Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250

Joe is currently undertaking his pupillage at Park Square Barristers.

Contact Joseph’s clerks

Francine Kirk on 0113 202 8605

Talia Webster on 0113 213 5207

Patrick Urbina on 0113 213 5250