Called in 1979
Immigration Judge [fee based]
Trinity Hall, Cambridge University: MA (Hons) Law
Inns of Court School of Law
Lee essay prize winner (Gray’s Inn) on Law of Treasure trove
Exclusively civil practitioner with experience in wide range of topics including bailment, contract and commercial, consumer credit, consumer law, director’s disqualification, health and safety at work, immigration and asylum law, landlord and tenant, mortgage repossessions, personal injuries, professional negligence, nuisance and sale of goods.
Particular specialist areas are
Personal Injuries: Acted for both Claimant and Defendant in substantial damages cases arising out of road traffic accidents, work related injuries, product liability, occupier’s liability and leisure activities. Experienced in fatal accident claims and coroner’s inquests.
Clinical Negligence: Acted for Claimants in various orthopaedic, vascular, obstetric, ophthalmic, neurological and immune system disorder cases
Immigration and Asylum: extensive experience in asylum and human rights appeals and judicial review cases particularly for Kenyan, Ugandan, Burundi and Zimbabwean national asylum seekers. Instructed in relation to bail applications, deportation and administrative removal appeals, EEA dependent’s cases, family settlement, long residence, work permits, domestic workers, post study work migrants, students, unlawful detention damages claims, working holidaymakers, and visit visas.
Membership and Affiliations
Council of Immigration Judges
Fellow of Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Governor of King's College Hospital NHS Trust