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Civil Liberties & Human Rights - London (Bar)
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Band 1

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC is a renowned practitioner in the field of public law who is regularly called upon to handle the most significant, high-profile human rights and civil liberties cases in the UK. His practice has a particularly strong international focus and he is noted for his experience of group litigation brought against both public and private bodies.

Strengths

"Richard is an excellent strategist and a dream advocate."

"If you need an advocate for a complex case in which you want to change the law, Richard is the go-to."


International Human Rights Law - London (Bar)
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Band 1

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC is a renowned practitioner in the field of public law who is regularly called upon to handle the most significant, high-profile human rights and civil liberties cases in the UK. His practice has a particularly strong international focus and he is noted for his experience of group litigation brought against both public and private bodies.

Strengths

"Richard is an excellent strategist and a dream advocate."

"If you need an advocate for a complex case in which you want to change the law, Richard is the go-to."


Environment - London (Bar)
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Band 1

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC is praised for his highly impressive international credentials and commitment when tackling high-profile human rights and environmental damage cases. He has extensive experience leading teams and bringing cases on behalf of large groups of claimants.


Administrative & Public Law - London (Bar)
2
Band 2

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC predominantly acts for individuals and groups of claimants seeking to challenge legislation and public body decision making. He has considerable experience of human rights claims, particularly in national security, detention and immigration cases. He is also well versed in judicial reviews arising in a commercial context.

Strengths

"A phenomenal advocate."

"He's a real pleasure to work with; really straightforward, calm and seemingly unflappable. He is a good leader and directs the team well."


Group Litigation - All Circuits
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Band 2

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC is noted for his extensive knowledge of international human rights mass claims. He acts for the claimants in highly significant group actions brought against businesses or government.

Strengths

"He is equally at home both at the trial and appeal level and has the courts eating out of his hands."

"Richard is a brilliant team leader and a leading light in claimant group actions."


Police Law: Mainly Claimant - All Circuits
2
Band 2

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC acts in civil claims concerning issues ranging from police shootings to the unlawful disclosure of information. He focuses his practice on claims against the police and the security services.

Strengths

"Richard is very clever and judges love listening to him. He is always on top of his game."


Data Protection - London (Bar)
3
Band 3

Richard Hermer KC
Richard Hermer KC frequently acts for claimants in serious data breach and misuse of data claims, particularly linked to human rights within both the private and public spheres.

Strengths

"Richard Hermer is direct and no-nonsense, and cuts through the morass to home in on what's important."

"He's a pleasure to work with; he's really straightforward, calm, seemingly unflappable, and he gives a really good overview. He's a great leader who directs the team well too."

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