|08/06/11||Ancillary Relief Seminar
Chambers annual Ancillary Relief semiar took place Tuesday night at the Crowne Plaza. The evening was chaired by Jonathan Cohen QC, the speakers included Michael Sternberg QC, Charles Hale and Jason Lane (a leading forensic accountant from Saffery Champness). To download a copy of the seminar notes click here.
The well attended seminar raised a total of £1080 which will be donated to the Bar Pro Bono Unit and Chance UK (a children's charity).
|31/05/11||Ancillary Relief Seminar
Chambers annual Ancillary Relief Seminar will take place on 7th June 2011. The seminar 'Love (and divorce) in the Time of Cholera - Financial Relief in a time of depression', will deal with the difficult issues surrounding variation claims in the current economic climate. The seminar will be lead by an expert team of ancillary relief practitioners and a leading forensic accountant. For further information and a booking form please go to our seminar page.
|25/05/11||Baroness Scotland QC is selected as winner of Euromoney Legal Media Groups first-ever European Women in Business Law Lifetime Achievement Award.
The award recognises her standing as a consistently positive role model in the legal sphere. The award will be presented on 29th June 2011. Euromoney Legal Media Group’s European Women in Business Law awards programme was launched this year to give European and international firms setting the standard in terms of female-friendly work practices the recognition that they deserve, and to celebrate the achievements of women leading the field in the legal sector across Europe. To select the winners, editorial staff from Euromoney Legal Media Group’s International Financial Law Review, Expert Guides, Managing Intellectual Property and International Tax Review, interviewed a number of lawyers and other professionals across the industry and the continent.
|12/05/11||Justin Ageros nominated as Legal Aid Barrister of the Year Finalist
We are pleased to annouce that Justin Ageros is one of the three finalists on a shortlist for the Legal Aid Barrister of the Year. The awards ceremony will take place at the end of June.
|15/04/11||Court of Protection Seminar
4 Paper Buildings are holding a Court of Protection Seminar on 5th May 2011 at the International Dispute Resolution Centre. For further information and to book a place see our Seminars page.
|06/04/11||Catherine Wood QC and Rex Howling QC
Chambers are delighted to announce that Catherine Wood and Rex Howling have today taken up their appointments as Queen's Counsel.
We are delighted to announce that Stefano Nuvoloni formerly of St. Ives Chambers in Birmingham has joined Chambers.
Stefano specialises in complex care proceedings involving child death, significant non-accidental injury, sexualised abuse and child trafficking.
|24/03/11||Lionel Swift QC
We are very sorry to announce that Lionel Swift QC passed away today after a long period of illness.
|15/03/11||Chambers Telephone System
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|10/03/11||Baroness Scotland of Asthal QC joins Chambers
Chambers are delighted to announce that the former Attorney General, Baroness Scotland QC, has today returned to the bar and joined 4 Paper Buildings.
Baroness Scotland is a Bencher of Middle Temple and before her political career her practice was predominantly in children's law. She has chaired and represented parties in a number of high profile children and sexual abuse enquiries.