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Andrew Williams writes for Property Law Journal
31 October 2016

Andrew Williams’ article on Commercial Landlord & Tenant Dilapidations Claims is published in the November 2016 edition of Property Law Journal.   Andrew’s 5-pag...

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Paul Kirtley acts for officer who keeps job after Poppi Worthington performance proceedings
26 October 2016

Cumbria Constabulary can confirm that performance proceedings have been concluded into the competence of an officer’s performance in the initial investigation into the circumstances around the death of Poppi Worthington in December 2012.  Paul Kirtley...

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Paul Burns to speak at Northwest Housing Conference 2016
25 October 2016

Paul Burns (Head of the Local Government & Social Housing Department at Exchange Chambers) will be speaking with...

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Ray Smith joins Exchange Chambers
24 October 2016

Exchange Chambers has welcomed criminal and regulatory specialist Ray Smith as a new member. Formerly both a solicitor and barrister in his native Australia, Ray was called to the UK Bar in 2013.    He joins Exchange Chambers from 9 Bedford Row in London.  In an interesting and varied career, ...

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Exchange Chambers welcomes Stella Hayden as new member
24 October 2016

Exchange Chambers has continued its expansion by welcoming Stella Hayden as a new member. Called to the Bar in 2009, Stella joins Exchange Chambers from Furnival Chambers in London. Stella is a busy criminal and regulatory advocate who has established a successful practice across both disciplines. ...

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Exchange Chambers welcomes leading Silk as door tenant
24 October 2016

Exchange Chambers has welcomed Robert O’Sullivan QC as a door tenant. Robert is a specialist trial advocate in the prosecution and defence of serious and complex fraud cases. He also advises on the law and case strategy pre-charge, including on cross-jurisdictional issues relating to evidence and justiciabi...

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Exchange Chambers Annual Insolvency Conference 2016
19 October 2016

Join us for our annual Insolvency Conference 2016 with talks from six members of our specialist Insolvency Department. We are also pleased to welcome back our Professorial Associate, Professor...

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Sara Dodd appointed as Circuit Judge
18 October 2016

The Queen has appointed Sara Dodd from Exchange Chambers to be a Circuit Judge on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, the Right Honourable Elizabeth Truss MP and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, the Right Honourable The Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd. The Lord...

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Successful defence of North Yorkshire Police Officer at Police Misconduct Hearing for Michael Rawlinson
13 October 2016

Michael Rawlinson, from Exchange Chambers, has successfully defended a North Yorkshire Police Constable who faced dismissal, after being accused of two allegations of gross misconduct and three further allegations...

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“Registration gap” ruling in High Court
12 October 2016

A High Court judge has ruled that a notice to quit served on a tenant farmer was invalid because the new owners of the land served it before their purchase had been properly registered. The case is a test of the legal implications of the so-called “registration gap”, the time taken between the complet...

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Personal Injury Newsletter - October 2016
12 October 2016

In the October 2016 edition of the Personal Injury Newsletter:   The Keys to the House: Interim Payments for Accommodation - Amanda Yip QC SKR and its implications in catast...

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Welsh lawyers asked to help competition law awareness
11 October 2016

Lawyers in Wales are being asked to help promote awareness of new competition law compliance materials to their business clients. Over 60 law firms headquartered in Wales will be contacted by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), and encouraged to share the CMA’s competition law information with thei...

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Exchange Chambers hosts full day personal injury seminar on the art of advocacy and winning cases
7 October 2016

Over 100 delegates attended Exchange Chambers’ Personal Injury Seminar 2016 - focused on the art of advocacy and winning cases - yesterday. The event, which took place at the Hilton Hotel in Manchester,  featured talks from Exchange Chambers’ four personal injury si...

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Record half year performance for Exchange Chambers
4 October 2016

Exchange Chambers has announced record half year turnover of £13.65 million. The Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds based Set is on target to exceed last year’s turnover of £25.7 million, having continued its ongoing expansion strategy in recent months. “Chambers has performed strongl...

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Exchange Chambers raises £11,700 for The Joshua Tree
3 October 2016

Exchange Chambers has raised £11,700 through its first fundraising initiative for The Joshua Tree, the Set’s official charity. The Liverpool, Manchester and Leeds based Chambers arranged an online auction thanks to a wide ...

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