Head of Chambers: Paul Hopkins QC
Senior Clerk: Michael Lieberman
The Set A multi-disciplinary set with 59 tenants, including five silks providing a comprehensive advisory and advocacy service to the legal community across Wales and beyond.
Types of Work Undertaken
Administrative & Local Government: Public law, administrative, environmental, housing and planning.
Civil, Chancery & Commercial: Company/partnership disputes, building disputes. Chancery/land and property wills, trusts and probate issues, village green inquiries. Insolvency, bankruptcy, common law, landlord and tenant, traditional contract and tort.
Crime: All aspects of criminal work including sexual offences, child abuse, serious fraud, confiscation, money laundering, homicide, violence, drugs and vehicle crime.
Employment: Tribunals and appellate courts. Unfair and wrongful dismissal, redundancy, discrimination, equal pay, transfer of undertakings, working time claims, restraint of trade and breach of confidence.
Family: All areas of matrimonial, cohabitee and civil partnership litigation. Public law and private law. Specialists in ancillary relief work.
Immigration: All tribunal work/immigration/asylum/nationality/deportation and human rights.
Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence: Injuries, industrial diseases, fatal accidents and inquests.
Regulatory: Licensing, animal welfare and care standards, Companies Act, the environment, food standards, health and safety, parole hearings, professional disciplinary cases and trading standards proceedings.