This is the first in a series of articles considering the Human Rights Act 1998 (‘HRA’) and the Covid-19 pandemic. The first group is designed as a general reminder/ overview of claims under the Human Rights Act 1998, in particular claims arising from alleged breaches of Article 2 European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR).
An inquest was held at Hull Coroners Court today into the death of notorious serial killer Dennis Nilsen.
The number of PSQB individual rankings Barristers has risen to 38 across 6 practice areas The Legal 500 highlights the UK’s most impressive barristers and chambers. The directory is broken down by location and practice area – “We produce the rankings based on in-depth market research; assessing recent case highlights provided in submissions by chambers, […]
This week we have been delighted to host an exhibition to commemorate and celebrate the centenary of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919 which paved the way for women to practice in law for the first time.
The Area Coroner for Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, James Newman has confirmed that he will make Reports to Prevent Future Deaths under his power under Regulation 28 of the Coroners and Justice Act 2009, to the MOJ and Lancashire Police following a finding of unlawful killing of Cherylee Shennan by the jury in this Inquest which concluded on the 16th of July 2019.
An Introduction to Inquests – This seminar is intended to be an introductory guide for those who currently have very little inquest experience but would like to grow their practice.
We are delighted to announce and welcome back Janine Wolstenholme to practice from maternity leave.
We are pleased to announce that Janine Wolstenholme has been appointment as Assistant Coroner.
The substantive claim was a straight forward, low value personal injury claim arising out of a road traffic accident. Liability was admitted. Trial directions were given, requiring witness statements to be served by 3rd November 2016.
Janine Wolstenholme re-appointed as Junior Counsel to the Crown