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Sharon Robson expands her Clerking role

Sharon Robson expands her Clerking role

Published 20/11/2017

Senior Clerk, Sharon Robson, has expanded her role at Chambers to become Practice Director of the Employment team

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Employment Newsletter Autumn 2017

Employment Newsletter Autumn 2017

Published 09/11/2017

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Chambers and Partners UK Bar Rankings 2018

Chambers and Partners UK Bar Rankings 2018

Published 03/11/2017

Parklane Plowden Chambers are delighted with this year's Chambers & Partners UK Bar rankings. With 30 individual rankings and the only ranked Chambers on the North Eastern Circuit for Personal Injury and Clinical Negligence we are proud to be regarded as the Premium North Eastern set and "Outstanding and by far the best in the North of England".

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Defining

Defining "work equipment" and "workplace"

Published 02/11/2017

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Court of Appeal decides on first 'fundamental dishonesty' costs exception to QOCS in personal injury litigation

Court of Appeal decides on first 'fundamental dishonesty' costs exception to QOCS in personal injury litigation

Published 30/10/2017

In the case of Howlett v (1) Penelope Davies (2) Ageas Insurance Limited [2017] EWCA Civ 1696, Tom Vonberg appeared for the successful Second Respondent. This is the first Court of Appeal decision to consider the fundamental dishonesty costs exception to Qualified one-way costs shifting which applies to personal injury proceedings issued after 1 April 2013 where the Claimant has not entered into a pre-commencement funding agreement.

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Steven Turner represents Insure the Box who use an ID parade to catch-out fraudulent claimants

Steven Turner represents Insure the Box who use an ID parade to catch-out fraudulent claimants

Published 30/10/2017

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Whiplash fraudsters fined more than £20k

Whiplash fraudsters fined more than £20k

Published 27/10/2017

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Chambers involved in unique e-learning project

Chambers involved in unique e-learning project

Published 19/10/2017

We're delighted to have collaborated with legal training providers, Kinch Robinson, to develop and launch a new EL/PL e-learning course.

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Jo Delahunty QC ‐ Women Lawyers: Equals at the Bar?

Jo Delahunty QC ‐ Women Lawyers: Equals at the Bar?

Published 12/10/2017

Parklane Plowden's door tenant, Jo Delahunty QC delivered a lecture to an audience at Gresham College last week on 'Women Lawyers: Equals at the Bar?'. Her talk attracted widespread attention from both the legal and national press, as well as across social media.

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Chambers is delighted to welcome 4 new tenants following successful completion of their pupillages.

Chambers is delighted to welcome 4 new tenants following successful completion of their pupillages.

Published 06/10/2017

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Personal Injury Awards 2017

Personal Injury Awards 2017

Published 03/10/2017

Chambers is delighted to be shortlisted for 'Chambers of the Year'

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Barton v Wright Hassall LLP-Supreme Court to hear appeal against defective service ruling in law firm negligence case

Barton v Wright Hassall LLP-Supreme Court to hear appeal against defective service ruling in law firm negligence case

Published 03/10/2017

The Supreme Court will hear an appeal in November by a litigant in person over the defective service of a negligence claim against a Midlands law firm, it has been confirmed.

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Launch of the Business and Property Court  - A door of opportunity.

Launch of the Business and Property Court - A door of opportunity.

Published 22/09/2017

Article by Elizabeth Darlington, published in the Leeds & Yorkshire Lawyer - Issue 147, September 7th 2017.

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Our receptionists are one in a million!

Our receptionists are one in a million!

Published 12/09/2017

In a recent article published on LinkedIn by Hayley Eustace, Editor of The Legal 500, our team of receptionists have been singled out for praise.

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Simmons uplift in the Employment Tribunal.

Simmons uplift in the Employment Tribunal.

Published 11/08/2017

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Parklane Plowden Chambers 10th Anniversary BBQ

Parklane Plowden Chambers 10th Anniversary BBQ

Published 09/08/2017

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Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017 - Chambers is delighted to be shortlisted for 'Chambers of the Year'

Yorkshire Legal Awards 2017 - Chambers is delighted to be shortlisted for 'Chambers of the Year'

Published 31/07/2017

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Sharp v Sharp: A sharp departure from equality?

Sharp v Sharp: A sharp departure from equality?

Published 31/07/2017

In Sharp v Sharp [2017] EWCA Civ 408 Lord Justice McFarlane considered the application of the sharing principle to short marriages.

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Proud to sponsor SFAC (Safe Families for All Children) Charity Dinner - 16th September 2017

Proud to sponsor SFAC (Safe Families for All Children) Charity Dinner - 16th September 2017

Published 31/07/2017

We are delighted to be supporting SFAC (Safe Families for All Children) at their forthcoming 15th anniversary celebratory dinner being held at the Marriott Hotel, Leeds on Saturday 16th September.

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Employment Tribunal Fees held to be unlawful

Employment Tribunal Fees held to be unlawful

Published 27/07/2017

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