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Record rankings for Exchange Chambers in Chambers UK
30 October 2015

Exchange Chambers has achieved a record 63 rankings in Chambers UK 2016. Described as “outstanding at all levels”, Exchange Chambers has silks and juniors ranked across a wide range of practice areas including Chancery, Clinical Negligence, Commercial Dispute Resolution, Cr...

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Nicholas Walker warns charities of the pitfalls of corruption at Liverpool event
27 October 2015

Liverpool accountancy firm BWMacfarlane held an event last week to update more than 50 Liverpool charities and third sector organisations on the latest legislation affecting them. The Autumn Charity Update featured an address by criminal barrister ...

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Brian Cummings QC appointed as Circuit Judge
27 October 2015

The Queen has appointed Brian Cummings QC to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Michael Gove MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd. The Lord Chief Justice has deployed him to the Northern Circuit, based at Li...

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Hat-trick of mediations for Paul Kirtley
21 October 2015

Exchange Chambers’ Paul Kirtley has continued to develop his busy offshore mediation practice with 3 successful mediations in the Isle of Man over the past week. Paul is an accredited Civil and Commercial and Workplace Mediator, having mediated in ov...

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Andrew Williams tackles the Love Activists
19 October 2015

Andrew Williams from Exchange Chambers has written a feature length article for Local Government Lawyer. The article, Tackling the Love Activists, looks at how local authorities can respond when their buildings or land are occupied by demonstrators.  Please click on the link below t...

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Steven Fennell to speak at Action Fraud conference
15 October 2015

Steven Fennell of Exchange Chambers will be speaking at Action Fraud’s conference on Tackling Fraud in the Charity Sector on Friday 30 October 2015 at the Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrew’s Place, London NW1 4LE. The conference brings together senior figures from the charity and counter-fraud...

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David Toal secures acquittal for serving police officer
12 October 2015

David Toal from Exchange Chambers acted for a serving Police Officer charged with a number of data protection offences relating to her alleged misuse of the Merseyside Police computer system whilst she was on duty. The offences were said to have been committed over a lengthy period of time. Following a trial at P...

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Giles Maynard-Connor instructed to act in the Insolvency of SSI UK Ltd
9 October 2015

Over recent weeks Giles Maynard-Connor from Exchange Chambers has been dealing with the high profile insolvency of the Redcar based steel business operated by SSI UK Ltd now in liquidation. Instructed by Addleshaw Goddard LLP, Giles has been advising and has made numerous Court appearances. A published Ju...

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Success for Steven Fennell in challenge to administrator’s conduct
8 October 2015

Steven Fennell, instructed by David Sullivan of Eversheds, successfully represented Barclays Bank plc in an application to restore a company to the register to allow an independent liquidator to investigate matters prior to its insolvency and the conduct of its former administrator (Barclays Bank plc v Sharma [2015] EWHC...

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Pankaj Madan to address the Royal Society of Medicine
6 October 2015

Pankaj Madan from Exchange Chambers will be addressing the Royal Society of Medicine later this  month. The event at which Pankaj will be speaking – chronic pain and psychiatry: hype, hope and facts – takes place on Tuesday 13 October 2015. ...

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