Buddy, can you spare a dime?

This year, as part of my ongoing efforts to support pro bono assistance to those who…

The Magic Money Tree

“And I’m being honest with you in terms of saying that we will put more money…

Damages based agreements reconsidered

Damages based agreements are one of the damp squibs of the package of reforms introduced by…

An equitable solution

More than a decade ago, The Guardian estimated that in 2009 the high street banks and solicitor’s profession…

Disability discrimination and QOCS

The courts, like the Ritz Hotel, are open to all. -Anonymous People who suffer a personal…

Kings in the North

I am pleased to announce that with immediate effect I have joined Kings Chambers in Manchester,…

A New Hope

For the first time in 25 years at the Bar, I am on top of my…

Claiming enhanced hourly rates

Wisdom hath builded her house, she hath hewn out her seven pillars. -Proverbs, 9:1 The first…

The Expense of Time

In a data vault, in Switizerland, behind multiple fire walls and triple locked end to end…

Life on Mars

Oh, well let’s entertain it, let’s take it out for a prawn cocktail, a steak and a…