Anthony Gill


Anthony Gill

Manchester

36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT
DX: 718188 MCH 3
Direct Dial: 0161 832 9082

Leeds

5 Park Square, Leeds, LS1 2NE
DX: 713113 LEEDS PARK SQ
Direct Dial: 0113 242 1123

Birmingham

Embassy House, 60 Church Street,
Birmingham, B3 2DJ
DX: 13023 BIRMINGHAM
Direct Dial: 0121 200 3570

Clerked by:
William Brown
Gary Smith
Mark Ronson

 

"He is a hard-working, incisive and commercial operator." "He is a friendly character and makes sure you cover everything. He picks up on things you might not have thought of."

Chambers UK

 

Profile

Anthony joined Chambers in October 2010 upon successful completion of his pupillage.

Anthony accepts instructions in all areas of Town and Country Planning, including housing, retail, renewable energy, compulsory purchase, highways, enforcement and minerals. Anthony has advisory experience in all of these areas, and regularly appears in planning inquiries, enforcement inquiries, and enforcement prosecutions.

Anthony is regularly instructed to assist in preparing planning application documentation and representations to examinations in public.

Anthony accepts instructions in the field of Highways Law, including advisory work and appearances at public path and definitive map modification order inquiries. Anthony also advises on Town and Village Green applications.

Anthony has experience appearing in licensing appeals, and has particular experience in appeals relating to premises licences. Anthony also has experience in appearing in appeals before the Traffic Commissioner.

Anthony is regularly instructed to draft papers in statutory challenges and Judicial Review proceedings in the High Court. Anthony has experience appearing in the High Court on planning matters.

Anthony has experience appearing in the Lands Tribunal and advising on references to the Tribunal.

Year of Call: 2008

 

Memberships

Lincoln's Inn
The Northern Circuit
The North Eastern Circuit
Planning and Environmental Bar Association

 

Publications

Anthony is a contributor to both the first and second editions of 'Judicial Review: Law & Practice' (Jordans:2011 and 2015) edited by the Hon Mrs Justice Patterson (formerly of Kings Chambers) and Sam Karim (Kings Chambers).


Qualifications

University of Oxford, Jesus College:
           BA Hons. Ancient and Modern History (2:1)
University of London, Kings College
           MA War Studies (with Merit)
College of Law:
           Postgraduate Diploma in Law (with Distinction)
Inns of Court School of Law:
           Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)

Jesus College Open Scholarship (2002-2004)

Viscount Sankey Scholar (2007-2009)

 

Recommendations

Planning Magazine:
Anthony has been cited as one of the top planning barristers under the age of 35 in the 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2017 surveys.

Chambers UK 2018

"He has all the intellectual fire power you could want and is also very decent to deal with." "Absolutely excellent and has a very nice manner. He is all over the detail, very bright, down to earth and well grounded. He is also very hard-working and responsive."

Chambers UK 2017
"He is a hard-working, incisive and commercial operator." "He is a friendly character and makes sure you cover everything. He picks up on things you might not have thought of."

 

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