Barrister of the Year 2020

Completely out of the blue, and a very pleasant surprise for the end of the year,…

Summer’s lease

Well, I did it. 12 miles along the river, through the water meadows and the woods…

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…

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…

Darkest hour

Last night, I cheered myself up by watching Darkest Hour. If you have not seen it,…

Hot air

March is proving to be the conference season. Fresh from the Ropewalk Chambers Personal Injury Conference…