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Samantha Riggs Shortlisted in Chambers UK Bar Awards 2020 for Environmental Junior of the Year

Members of Chambers congratulate Samantha Riggs for her shortlisting in the for Chambers UK Bar Awards 2020 for the Environment/Planning Junior Counsel of the Year Award. Ranked in Band 1 for Environment/Planning, Samantha is noted in the 2021 Chambers UK legal directory as having an impressive specialism in defending clients who are being prosecuted…Read more

A great outcome this week at Public Inquiry. Richard Dawson secured a new Standard National Goods Vehicles Operator’s Licence in difficult circumstances.

Important for all Operators and Transport Managers to note: Any and all change in circumstances and/or change of entity MUST be notified to the Traffic Commissioner promptly.  It is a mandatory requirement of your O Licence. Richard, representing both the Applicant Operator and the proposed Transport Manager, was instructed by…Read more

Samuel Jones – A Case law update: Swift v Carpenter

The Court of Appeal recently handed down its long-awaited judgment in Swift v Carpenter EWCA Civ 1295. The judgment provides guidance as to how parties and judges at first instance should calculate claims for accommodation following injury. Importantly, the Court of Appeal found that it was not bound by…Read more

Lincoln House Chambers Ranked as a Band 1 Set in Chambers and Partners 2021

Lincoln House Chambers are delighted to announce that a significant number of our members have been ranked across several practice areas in the latest Chambers and Partners Guide. Chambers and Partners noted that: Lincoln House Chambers is a highly rated set on the Northern Circuit lauded by instructing solicitors for its…Read more

Simon Gurney Appointed as a Crown Court Recorder

Chambers are delighted to announce that Simon Gurney has been appointed a Crown Court Recorder. The Queen has appointed 118 Recorders on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, The Right Honourable Robert Buckland QC MP, and the Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales, The Right Honourable The Lord Burnett…Read more

Lincoln House Chambers Criminal Update – Part 2

Lincoln House Chambers are pleased to provide the second instalment of a three part Criminal Update focusing on key criminal cases from the last 18 months.  This series of updates will look at some of the important criminal cases, legislative changes and other developments that will be of benefit…Read more