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Since 2010 Broadway House Chambers has been recognised by the Legal 500 UK as a Top Tier set, the highest accolade a Chambers can achieve.
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CZ (Human Rights Claim: Costs)  EWFC 11 (16 February 2017) Gillian Irving QC successfully defended Kirklees Council against a claim for the entire costs of Care and Human Rights Act proceedings in a case heard by Mr Justice Cobb in Sheffield on 8/2/2017. The case reminds Claimants that damages in such cases shall be […]
Operation Thunder – Sophie Drake leading Laura McBride [prosecuting]. Operation Thunder arose as a result of an investigation by South Yorkshire Police into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham in the 1990’s and early 2000’s. All six defendants were, last week, convicted of a number of historic sexual offences. They were sentenced to a total of […]
The defendants prosecuted as part of the South Yorkshire Police investigation known as Operation Clover 2 have been sentenced. Click here for details. The case was prosecuted by Michelle Colborne QC, Peter Hampton and Laura McBride. Michelle Colborne QC, Peter Hampton and Laura McBride also prosecuted eight defendants (six of whom were convicted) in a […]
The Upper Tribunal has given new country guidance on Eritrea in the case of MST and others (national service – risk categories) Eritrea CG  UKUT 00443 (IAC) in which Tasaddat Hussain appeared for the appellants along with Stephen Knafler QC for IAS and Fountain Solicitors LLP. The Upper Tribunal rejected the United Kingdom Government’s […]
LEEDS CROWN COURT – 24 June 2016
Calderdale Child Sex Exploitation – 4 Broadway barristers featured in the long-running case