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  • ROTHERHAM CONVICTION

    Peter Hampton secures convictions following trial of Tony Chapman on offences brought as part of the National Crime Agency’s investigation into allegations of sexual abuse and exploitation in Rotherham.  Click here:

  • PLEA IN MITIGATION COMPETITION 2018

    Congratulations to Elizabeth Noble from  BPP Law School in Leeds who won the final of Broadway House Chambers’ Plea in Mitigation Competition 2018. Elizabeth and three other finalists, Harry Dyson, Joe Hudson and Alice Ibbotson, all competed in the final before HHJ Durham-Hall QC at Bradford Crown Court on Wednesday 25th April. The standard of […]

  • The Scope of Costs in Employment Tribunal Proceedings: A Consideration of Sunuva Ltd v Martin [2017] UKEAT/01/0174/17

    In the case of Sunuva Ltd v Martin, the EAT held that the Employment Tribunal did not err in awarding costs to the claimant, Mrs Martin, including an award in respect of costs incurred for work done while legally represented before the claim had started. Mrs Martin was employed by Sunuva Ltd as an International […]

  • Practice Direction 12J – Child Arrangements and Contact Orders: Domestic Abuse and Harm- A Useful Reminder

    In the Circular regarding the Cobb Review of PD 12J the President said “I urge all judges to familiarise themselves with the new PD 12J and to do everything possible to ensure that it is properly complied with on every occasion and without fail to everyone to whom it applies.”   Practice Direction 12 J came […]

  • History and Evolution of Bribery Act 2010 and What it Means for Corporate Bodies

    Most companies would be aware that since the turn of the century, companies and organisations within the UK, have come under serious scrutiny.  This was with a view to eliminate, or at the very least significantly reduce certain practices in the world of business, that had extensive links to organised crime. This as many people […]

  • Costs In Unlawful Detention Litigation As Indirect Immigration Control

    This article looks at a growing trend in immigration unlawful detention litigation where the claim is brought by an individual without leave to remain in the UK, but whose forcible removal is problematic.   The defendant Home Office is increasingly making settlement offers in meritorious claims conditional on the claimant departing from the UK, and then […]

  • ADAM WILLOUGHBY

    Broadway House Chambers are delighted to announce Adam Willoughby’s appointment as Panel Counsel to Sport Resolutions, dealing with cases ranging from anti-doping and athlete/player contract disputes, to paralympic classification and disciplinary issues.

  • PETER HAMPTON

    Broadway House Chambers is happy to announce the appointment of Peter Hampton to sit as a Recorder on the North Eastern Circuit.

  • PAUL ISAACS

    We are saddened to report the passing of Paul Isaacs. Paul was tremendously popular. His kindness and positive outlook, along with his knowledge, skill and intelligence will be so sorely missed by all who knew him. Our thoughts are with his cherished family. We shall all treasure our own very, very fond memories of him.  

  • GORDON SHELTON CALLED TO CIRCUIT BENCH

    Broadway House Chambers is delighted to announce that the Queen has appointed Gordon Shelton to be a Circuit Judge. He will sit on the North Eastern Circuit, based at Sheffield Law Courts with effect from 22 January 2018. He was called to the Bar in 1981 and appointed as a Recorder in 1999. He has […]

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