“Broadway House Chambers is ‘a very strong set with a number of excellent criminal advocates’”LEGAL 500, 2016
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.
We have premises in Leeds, and Bradford. Both bases are situated a mere two minutes’ walk from the cities’ respective Combined Court Centres.
Broadway House Chambers are delighted to announce that Ann Cotcher QC has joined our Criminal Team as a Door Tenant. Ann was called to the Bar in 1979 and was appointed Queen’s Counsel in 2000 and for the past 18 years has been in constant demand in complex, sensitive and often high-profile cases.
We are thrilled to announce that Frances Hertzog has joined us as a Door Tenant. We look forward to welcoming Frances into our Criminal Team. Frances is very experienced in all areas of criminal practice, particularly fraud, white collar crime and matters under the Proceeds of Crime Act. Frances is regularly instructed to defend applications under […]
Proprietary Estoppel update: Thompson v Thompson  EWHC 1338 (Ch) This case involved the family farm and more specifically the question of whether proprietary estoppel operated to give the claimant an interest in a family farm and, if so, what the extent of his interests was. Background Facts 2. The facts of the case […]
The starting point is – Section 20 of the Children Act 1989: “Provision of accommodation for children: general (1) Every local authority shall provide accommodation for any child in need within their area who appears to them to require accommodation as a result of – (a) there being no person who has parental responsibility for him; (b) his […]
The use of firearms to commit offences on the streets of the UK has been steadily rising and it raises the question, “How is that possible in this country when we have such tight controls on the possession of firearms?” Some firearms are prohibited weapons and cannot be possessed legally by a member of the […]