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Chambers news 28 March 2020

Members of the Immigration Team raise concerns over coronavirus practice and procedure

Members of the Garden Court North Chambers Immigration Team have joined chambers working across England and Wales in writing to the President of the First-tier...

Chambers news 25 March 2020

Members of GCN Immigration Team write to FTT President regarding ASA notice

25th March 2020 Dear Sir, We write further to the consideration of a notice (hereafter “the 24th March 2020 Notice”) being generally circulated to practitioners on 24th and 25th...

Chambers news 24 March 2020

For Renters (updated 27 March 2020)

There is an understandable amount of uncertainty for renters at the moment, in part caused by the current pandemic and, in part caused by the...

Chambers news 24 March 2020

Courtesy of Garden Court Chambers: Coronavirus, Bail and Custody Time Limits

We are grateful to our colleagues at Garden Court Chambers for drafting this protocol for protecting the rights and lives of prisoners and their families,...

Chambers news 16 March 2020

Chambers is currently seeking to recruit criminal law practitioners.

Garden Court North Chambers Criminal Team is the only dedicated criminal defence team working from Chambers based in the North.  Owing to an ever-increasing workload...

Chambers news 10 March 2020

ILPA Asylum and International Protection Law conference

Chambers Vijay Jagadesham is a speaker at the upcoming inaugural ILPA Asylum and International Protection Law conference to take place in London on 22 April...

Blog 7 February 2020

Bereavement benefit rules discriminatory and incompatible with ECHR rights, rules High Court

Five children and their two fathers, whose families were refused bereavement benefit after the mother died, have won an important judicial review case in the...

Blog 27 January 2020

Court of Appeal reduces fracking protester sentence and affirms that the courts attach great weight to the right to peaceful protest

The Court of Appeal has allowed the appeal of three anti-fracking protesters in part. This was the first case of protesters being found in contempt...

Chambers news 19 January 2020

Lucy Mair speaking at ILPA’s Women in the Hostile Environment: International Women’s Day Conference 2020

Lucy Mair will be speaking at the International Women’s Day Conference 2020 organised by the Immigration Law Practitioners’ Association on 6 March 2020. Lucy will...

Chambers news 18 January 2020

Important Notice – Chambers CJSM account

We are happy to report that Garden Court North Chambers’ secure email address (clerks@gcnchambers.co.uk.cjsm.net) is up and running again and apologise for any inconvenience.

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