Adam Smith-Roberts

Call date: Pupil
Email: asmith-roberts@elyplace.com
Telephone number: 020 7400 9600

Adam Smith-Roberts

Call date: Pupil
Email: asmith-roberts@elyplace.com
Telephone number: 020 7400 9600

Areas of practice

 Media & sport - Ely Place Chambers London   Public & regulatory - Ely Place Chambers London

Adam is currently undertaking a twelve-month pupillage at Ely Place. His first supervisor is Faisel Sadiq and Adam has been experiencing a broad range of property and property related private client work.

Before coming to the Bar, Adam worked in political journalism for the BBC and ITV News, covering three national elections and two major referendums, the first on Scottish independence and the second on membership of the European Union. He also worked for the legal human rights charity Reprieve for a year, promoting their work against the death penalty and state-sponsored human rights abuses.

Adam will be gaining experience of all the main practice areas in Chambers during his pupillage year.

BA in Jurisprudence, University of Oxford

Graduate Diploma in Law, BPP

BPTC, City Law School

Hardwicke Award, Lincoln’s Inn

Lord Brougham GDL Scholarship, Lincoln’s Inn

Thomas More BPTC Scholarship, Lincoln’s Inn

 

Regulatory information

Vat number: not registered

Adam is not eligible to accept instructions prior to April 2020.

Latest news

Arron Banks v Cadwalladr [2019] EWHC 3451 (QB)

On 12 December 2019 Saini J handed down judgment on the preliminary issue of the meanings of publications upon which Mr Banks sues Carole Cadwalladr for libel. The most prominent of the publications was a “TED Talk” (viewed to date more than 3 million times) in which...

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