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Abigail Telford

Called Called in 2011



About Abigail Telford

Abigail has a busy personal injury and clinical negligence practice and is regularly instructed both to advise and attend hearings.

Abigail also regularly attends inquests involving a broad range of matters and is experienced dealing with the types of issues that arise in such cases.

Abigail also has experience acting as a junior, most recently appearing as junior to Howard Elgot in the Supreme Court case of Barton v Wright Hassall [2018] UKSC 12 a case involving issues regarding service by email and litigants in person.

Abigail became a tenant in chambers in October 2015, having completed pupillage under the supervision of Richard Copnall, Corin Furness and Stuart Jamieson. During pupillage with Richard Copnall, Abigail was involved in a variety of complex personal injury and clinical negligence cases, and a number of inquests and associated civil actions.


Personal Details

Education: Bar Professional Training Course, Very Competent, Manchester Metropolitan University (2011); Lord Denning Scholarship, Lincoln's Inn (2010); LLM, Leiden University (2009); LLB (Hons), University of Sheffield (2008)

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