Albion Chambers

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Albion Chambers
Broad Street Bristol
BS1 1DR

0117 927 2144

clerks@albionchambers.co.uk

Welcome to Albion Chambers

Albion Chambers was established over 100 years ago and has an excellent reputation across the Western Circuit for integrity, approachability and the highest quality of advice and advocacy.

Chambers is led by Charles Hyde QC and has 65 barristers including four Queen’s Counsel. There are three door tenants, all of whom are Queen’s Counsel.

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Lexis Nexis E-Bulletin Series: Contempt Proceedings and Contempt of Court - Part 6

Generally

This e-bulletin covers the circumstances in which committal proceedings can be brought for the making of false statements and the process to be adopted in bringing them. This e-bulletin should be read in conjunction with the ‘Nuts and Bolts’ e-bulletin published previously, giving a general overview of these types of proceedings.

Employment Team E-Bulletin - January 2017

Double Jeopardy - Punishing Twice for the Same Misconduct

Can an employer re-investigate the same allegations against the same employee?

Common sense probably tells you that there is something inherently wrong with this idea. However, in some circumstances, a re-investigation and a second sanction can be fair.

Baby P and Res Judicata

Lexis Nexis E-Bulletin Series: Contempt Proceedings and Contempt of Court - Part 5

Committal Proceedings and Contempt of Court

5/12 Discontinuance, Defects and Strike-Outs

Lexis Nexis E-Bulletin Series: Contempt Proceedings and Contempt of Court - Part 4

Committal Proceedings and Contempt of Court

4/12 Hearings in Absence and in Private

Ignatius Hughes QC secures acquittal of man on murder charge

Defendant 2, represented by Ignatius Hughes QC, had handed a fully loaded sawn-off pump action shotgun to Defendant 1, his brother.

Defendant 1 then within seconds shot a man dead in front of his wife, sons and granddaughter. He fired another shot at one of the sons who survived. Defendant 1 was convicted of murder and attempted murder.

Defendant 2 was acquitted of murder and attempted murder, and convicted of manslaughter.

Lexis Nexis E-Bulletin Series: Contempt Proceedings and Contempt of Court - Part 2

2/12 The Application and Supporting Evidence - a Strict Regime

Christmas and New Year Opening 2016

 

 

 

 

Our Christmas and New Year opening hours will be:

Thursday, 22 December - 08:30 - 18:00
Friday, 23 December - 08:30 - 16:00
Monday, 26 December - Closed
Tuesday, 27 December - Closed
Wednesday, 28 December - Closed
Thursday, 29 December - 10:00 - 16:00
Friday, 30 December - 10:00 - 16:00
Monday, 2 January - Closed
Tuesday, 3 January - 08:30 - 18:00

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