BARRISTER PROFILE

3 Hare Court

Katherine Deal

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2021 Ranked in 2 departments

Barrister profile for UK Bar 2021

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Aviation - London (Bar)

Band 3

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Katherine Deal QC
An excellent claimant barrister whose intellect and determined advocacy has earned her a solid market profile. She specialises in cases regarding personal injury claims and fatal aviation accidents, and has handled cases arising out of incidents ranging from light aircraft crashes to headline-making helicopter and airline disasters. She is particularly adept at handling cases with an international element and speaks several languages.
Strengths: "She has a phenomenal knowledge of the subject area across all categories of claims, including aviation and serious injury Montreal Convention claims. She's extremely helpful and incredibly approachable. She's a cross-border transaction star in her field."
Recent work: Represented the relatives of a civilian passenger who died in a military helicopter which crashed into a threat detection balloon at an army base in Afghanistan.
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Travel: International Personal Injury - London (Bar)

Band 2

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Katherine Deal QC
Attracts widespread commendation for her overarching knowledge of travel law and her ability to advocate in court on complex and often novel issues. She acts for claimants and defendants in equal measure, and is regularly involved in high-value claims arising from RTAs and package holiday incidents resulting in fatality or catastrophic injury. Her experience covers litigation in both the Supreme Court and the CJEU. 
Strengths: "She combines her unrivalled knowledge and exquisite advocacy skills with a practical attitude that focuses on the needs of the client." "A very impressive silk with a razor-sharp intellect." "Great with clients - she's very pragmatic and takes a commercial approach."
Recent work: Acted for the widow and children of a deceased energy trader who was killed in a road accident in France.
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