Inquests

 

What our Inquests Barristers offer

Kings Chambers boasts a dedicated team of barristers specialising in representing interested persons at coroners inquests. The team draws on experience gathered from many different areas, such as public law, clinical negligence, military and aircraft cases and road traffic accidents, to offer representation at inquests to all sides – whether it be the bereaved families, the responsible actors or the regulatory bodies.

The team have been involved in several high profile and lengthy inquests in recent years.

 

Who our Inquest Law Barristers work for

Our barristers have acted for;

  • NHS and the professional bodies representing GP’s and other doctors
  • The Ministry of Defence
  • The prison service and private prison contractors
  • Police forces
  • Fire and rescue services
  • Care homes
  • Insurance companies
  • Self-insured companies
  • Local authorities

In respect of military inquests, our barristers have acted for the families in the Nimrod XV230, ‘Snatch’ Land Rover and Lynx helicopter crash inquests. Each of these inquests involved multiple fatalities. Our barristers have a wealth of experience with an emphasis on aircraft related deaths.

The team regularly act at inquests involving the deaths of vulnerable people that commit suicide or die whilst in or having escaped from state care.  


Barristers in this practice area


Nigel Poole QC

Nigel Poole QC

Head of Chambers

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Dr Nicholas Braslavsky QC

Dr Nicholas Braslavsky QC

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Gerard McDermott QC

Gerard McDermott QC

Employment | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Michael Rawlinson QC

Michael Rawlinson QC

Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Sam Karim QC (Sheikh M S Karim)

Sam Karim QC (Sheikh M S Karim)

Head of Administrative & Public Law and Local Government

Administrative & Public Law | Arbitration | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Health & Social Care | Inquests | Licensing | Local Government | Procurement | Technology & Construction

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Sarah Pritchard QC

Sarah Pritchard QC

Head of Clinical Negligence and Personal Injury

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Simon Hilton

Simon Hilton

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Simon Burrows

Simon Burrows

Administrative & Public Law | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Inquests |

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Gavin McBride

Gavin McBride

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Jeremy Roussak

Jeremy Roussak

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Simon Plaut

Simon Plaut

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Stephen Maguire

Stephen Maguire

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Helen Mulholland

Helen Mulholland

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Sophie Allan

Sophie Allan

Court of Protection & Mental Health | Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Charlotte Law

Charlotte Law

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Richard Livingston

Richard Livingston

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Toby Coupe

Toby Coupe

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Stephen McNamara

Stephen McNamara

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Richard Borrett

Richard Borrett

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Louise Green

Louise Green

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Sam Harmel

Sam Harmel

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Francesca P. Gardner

Francesca P. Gardner

Administrative & Public Law | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Health & Social Care | Inquests | Local Government |

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Eliza Sharron

Eliza Sharron

Administrative & Public Law | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Health & Social Care | Inquests | Local Government |

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Ruth Taylor

Ruth Taylor

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Nicholas Truelove

Nicholas Truelove

Clinical Negligence & Healthcare | Costs & Litigation Funding | Inquests | Licensing | Occupational Disease | Serious Injury |

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Sophie Hurst

Sophie Hurst

Administrative & Public Law | Court of Protection & Mental Health | Health & Social Care | Inquests | Serious Injury |

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Stephen Loxton

Stephen Loxton

Chief Clerk for Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Litigation Funding & Costs

Telephone: 0161 819 8802 Click to Mail
Paul Clarke

Paul Clarke

Senior Clerk for Personal Injury, Clinical Negligence, Employment, Sports Law

Telephone: 0161 819 8804 Click to Mail
Mark Ronson

Mark Ronson

Senior Clerk for Planning, Environment, Administrative & Public Law, Local Government

Telephone: 0161 819 8809 Click to Mail

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