Chambers is delighted to congratulate the Head of our Civil Team, Russell James on his appointment by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy District Judge appointed to the Western Circuit. Russell will also continue to accept instructions in his specialist areas of Housing and Homelessness Law, Property Litigation and Personal Injury
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Chambers is delighted to congratulate our Joint Head of Chambers, Rupert Chapman on his appointment by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy District Judge appointed to the Western Circuit. Rupert will also continue to accept instructions in his specialist areas of matrimonial finance disputes, private law children matters and court of protection.
Chambers is delighted to congratulate Carol Mashembo on her appointment by the Lord Chief Justice as a Deputy District Judge appointed to the Western Circuit. Carol will also continue to accept instructions in her specialist area of Family Finance, Tolata and Private Law Children.
Are you married or in a civil partnership? If so you may be entitled to a £212 tax break called the marriage tax allowance. Yet 3.6 million of the 4.1 million eligible couples are still missing out. It’s free money, so worth checking, but ACT QUICKLY to get the cash for this year before your employer’s […]
With just one month to go until the government’s new National Living Wage comes into force, the government is urging businesses to prepare early for the changes and make sure they follow these four simple steps: Know the correct rate of pay – £7.20 per hour for staff aged 25 and over Find out which […]
Magdalen Chambers is delighted to announce that Russell James (formerly of Devon Chambers) has joined Chambers from the beginning of February. Russell is an experienced civil practitioner who specialises in Housing and Homelessness Law, Property Litigation, Civil and Commercial Litigation and Personal Injury. He has appeared in the full spectrum of civil courts and tribunals […]
Magdalen Chambers is delight to Welcome Geoff Killen to Chambers. Geoff is a specialist in personal injury law, with particular experience and expertise in: Employers Liability (including disease claims i.e. NIHL, WRULD, asbestosis & mesothelioma); Occupiers Liability; Product Liability; Public Liability; Animals Act claims; MOD claims; Inquests; any case with difficult Schedules of Loss or […]
Presented by Magdalen Chambers at Larkbeare House, Topsham Road, Exeter, EX2 4NG Including large group sessions on Capacity – the current law Exeter Dementia Action Alliance – making Exeter a dementia friendly city The Care Act – Funding and Welfare And a choice of small group sessions on Continuing Health Care – Challenging Funding Decisions […]
All members and staff of Magdalen Chambers were delighted to welcome two highly-regarded retired members of the judiciary, His Honour David Tyzack QC and Paul Waterworth (Ret’d District Judge) as Associates of chambers during informal drinks in chambers recently. Chambers will benefit from their experience and will be a base for their ongoing involvement in […]
Since legal aid was withdrawn for all private law actions, save for those which are excepted from the scheme, there has been much debate (and some litigation) on the issue of the fairness of such arrangements and the perceived lack of justice in denying the victims of domestic abuse and/or of unreasonable conduct in relation […]