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Ely Place Chambers

Ely Place is an established barristers’ chambers with a forward thinking approach and traditional values. Based in the heart of legal London, we specialise in business, property and employment law but also have significant niche practices in private client, media, sport, regulatory and public law.

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“Deny everything Baldrick”

Blackadder’s immortal words used to be the advice when challenging the jurisdiction of an adjudicator appointed under Part II of the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 (“HGCRA 1986”).   Since at least the decision in GPS v Ringway Infrastructure...

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Relief from Sanctions in Libel Claim

Beth Grossman representing the care home defendant in a libel claim Rochester v Ingham House Ltd [2019] 2 WLUK 25, successfully obtained relief from sanctions retrospectively extending time for service of a defence. Following cross-applications for strike out and...

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Our members are first and foremost litigators, helping clients to pursue and defend claims through the courts and tribunals. Outside the courtroom we provide our clients with clear, direct and practical advice in order to resolve their dispute effectively and efficiently.

Our diverse client base includes individuals, businesses, legal professionals, and central and local government bodies. We are known as “friendly and approachable”, “commercially minded” and “refreshingly pragmatic and down to earth.” We take pride in our commitment to direct public access.

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