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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Maternity / pregnancy discrimination: EAT holds that ET’s “confused” reasoning and “complete failure to get to grips with the chronology” renders unsafe its refusal to extend time
The EAT has handed down its reasoned judgment in Thompson v Ark Schools. Mrs Thompson, an Australian national, was recruited as a teacher in the UK. Mrs Thompson subsequently learned she was pregnant and upon advising Ark Schools, her job offer was withdrawn. Having...read more
Richard is conducting two significant cases before the Privy Council this month. On 30 October the Privy Council hears Maharj v A-G of Trinidad which concerns the system of appointing High Court judges in Trinidad. Section 110 of the Trinidad Constitution stipulates...read more
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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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